New Feature for Gmail Broadens Microsoft Office Compatibility

Gmail's new feature means you can now convert attached Microsoft Office files to Google Docs and edit them, all within your inbox. There's also support for 15 lesser-used MS Office filetypes, and increased support for tables and charts and the like. Happy spreadsheeting. [VentureBeat via The Verge] Read More >>

Google Drive Gets Leaked By the French Ahead Of Its Official Release

After rumours, speculation, the often disappearing, forever “soon to be released” Google Drive has finally had all its sordid details spilled, by the French of all people. It’s Google’s evolution of Google Docs, but then you already knew that right? Read More >>

Offline File Sync Added to Google Docs for Android

Google's added a very useful little feature to its Android Google Docs app, which now includes a drop-down menu that lets users cache files for offline access. You can have them automatically update via Wi-Fi, too, plus there's a new high-res page preview complete with sideways swiping display for those using the app on tablets. [Google Mobile] Read More >>