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You can now directly edit Microsoft Office files with Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

You can now directly edit Microsoft Office files with Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

April 11th, 2019|Tags: , , |

On Thursday April 11, 2019, The Next Web wrote:
It’s a great week for productivity. First, Slack announced that it’ll let you view documents without leaving the app, and then Dropbox enabled editing Google Docs within its own cloud storage app. Now, Google has announced that you can edit Microsoft Office files directly in Google’s suite of apps, without converting them or messing up your …

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  • "Google shut down Google+ and Inbox last week, and and we’re still in mourning (for the latter). Recently, we’ve seen sites like Killed By Google and Google Cemetary crop up to show us the Mountain View company’s notorious habit of killing off products. Now, a new feature in the Google Cemetery site shows us the average life …". (April 8, 2019)
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  • "Killed By Google is an obituary for all those products including soon-to-be dead inbox. Google has killed many products in the past". (March 26, 2019)
  • "WeChat is planning to launch its payment service WeChat pay in India by May-June. It will be a UPI-based app approved by NPCI". (March 22, 2019)
  • "Seriously. Do it. Go to Google.com, type in “Rihanna (your DOB),” you’ll get… a picture of Rihanna taken on the anniversary of your birth. TNW Conference is coming up in Amsterdam You should definitely be there See why To Rihanna fans (me), seeing her in a fabulous and perfect outfit IS magic — because it’s on …". (February 19, 2019)
  • "Last night, just when we were trying to get our heads around Facebook‘s data collecting program, TechCrunch reported that Google also had an app that monitored users’ activities on an iPhone and rewarded them. The Screenwise Meter app, launched in 2012, had a similar installation process to the Facebook Research app that’s now been shut down. It …". (January 31, 2019)
  • "A study from DuckDuckGo says that Google search results are uniquely tailored to users, even when they’re logged out or browsing in incognito mode". (December 5, 2018)
  • "In the three years since its launch, Google’s Project Fi has one of the most reasonable phone plans out there, but it’s been tough to recommend because the service is compatible with so few phones. That’s changing today: the company is adding support for a whole lot more phones, including official iPhone compatibility for the …". (November 28, 2018)
  • "Google employees today took to the streets in a massive protest. At 11:10 a.m., in every time zone in which the staged walkout took place, about 40 in total, Googlers left their offices and stood with colleagues to demand change. Rally organizers told The Cut: All employees and contract workers across the company deserve to …". (November 1, 2018)