Google Drive [Google Docs] Info
Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service by Google that was released on April 24, 2012. Google Drive is now the home of Google Docs, a suite of productivity applications, that offer collaborative editing on documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.
What is Google Drive? Watch the YouTube Video: http://youtu.be/mpOmuG3HfPo Video Length: 5:49
Google Drive gives all users 5 gigabytes of cloud storage to start. A user can get additional storage, which is shared between Picasa and Google Drive. In our schools each and every user has unlimited cloud storage since our district subscribes to G Suite for education.
Google Docs (now housed in Google Drive) is a free, Web-based office suite and data storage service offered by Google. It allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users. Google Docs combines the features of a word processor and spreadsheet application with a presentation program.
Google Forms and Google Drawings have been added to the Google Docs suite. Google Forms is a tool that allows you to collect information via personalized survey or quiz. The information is then collected and automatically connected to a spreadsheet with the same name. The spreadsheet is populated with the survey and quiz responses.
Google Docs Overview: http://youtu.be/p6qHhwAotoc Video Length: 1:40
Create a form in Google Docs: http://youtu.be/9VBGSaB3URs Video Length: 1:07
Create a Google Spreadsheet: http://youtu.be/-HBKKWeAjkY Video Length: 24 sec
Share a Google Spreadsheet: http://youtu.be/uaLlvUw9ue4 Video Length: 55 sec
Create a new Google document: http://youtu.be/OLGyfIaxSZQ Video Length: 27 sec
Create a new Google Presentation: http://youtu.be/0_fvGvLS6Sw Video Length: 31 sec
Signup for a Google Drive account: http://youtu.be/RAcgU4x-a34 Video Length: 2:29
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