Hurricane Sandy is moving toward the US coast and the Google Crisis team has made a dedicated crisis map to help track the impact of the storm. This is a category 1, life threatening, hurricane expected for Monday and Tuesday.
Google’s suite of office apps on Google Drive have been rebranded from Documents, Spreadsheets and Presentations, to Docs, Sheets and Slides. I know… why the rebranding? Maybe because they’re all now in Google Drive and that confuses users?!
Google Authenticator was updated today with the ability to turn on two-step authentication without having to scan a QR code or re-enter your password on the device. You have no more excuses for not using 2-step verification. [Read more…]
Google’s online office suite will drop support for older Microsoft Office formats like .doc and .xls on October 1, 2012. [Read more…]
Facebook is building a search engine; confirmed by Mark Zuckerberg during Techcrunch Disrupt 2012 with Michael Arrington. [Read more…]