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Try these 5 undiscovered Google Drive tricks

Leverage these little-known features to work without an internet connection, keep track of document changes, and more.

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Registration opens for Google I/O, but not for long

Registration is now open for Google I/O, the company's annual developer conference.

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Google opens London shop as new marketing strategy

The idea is to expose even more people to the Google brand, and all its products, in an 'amusement park' atmosphere.

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Gmail's Revised Contacts Page Cuts Clutter

The new features will help users merge duplicate contacts and keep them updated automatically.

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Google Debunks Reports of Change to Search Rankings

Despite headlines popping up on the Internet, Google has no immediate plans to change the way it ranks its search results, giving more weight to facts instead of links.

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Google Tests Business Hangouts in Search Results

Google is testing a search feature that enables users to conduct live chats via Hangouts with businesses directly from search results.

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How Google Avoids Downtime

Google executive explains how the company attempts to avoid downtime using an innovative method.

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15 of the Best Google Chrome Experiments Ever

A look at some of the coolest bits of Chrome experimentation out there, in honor of Google’s 1000th Chrome experiment being published this week.

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Android for Work Brings Container Security to Google Play Apps

IT can secure any Play Store apps for Lollipop users, but earlier Android versions require special app versions

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Google Search Test Feature Adds Live Chats With Businesses

Google already lets you call businesses via Hangouts directly from search results. Now it's testing text-based Hangouts chats with businesses too.

Microsofts Pulling Facebook, Google Chat From Outlook.com

Say goodbye to Google Talk and Facebook chat in Outlook.com, because within about two weeks Microsoft's webmail app will be all about Skype and nothing but Skype.

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Watch Out! Gmail's Autocomplete is Suggesting the Wrong Email Addresses

You'd better check that recipient field twice before you click Send, because Gmail's autocomplete is having some issues.

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Google Buying Softcard Tech, Partnering With Carriers to Boost Wallet Service

Google Wallet will now come preloaded on phones running KitKat on AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon.

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Google Wants to Manage Your Work Email With Inbox

Google is moving ahead with plans to roll out Inbox for Google Apps so people in the workplace can use it to manage email.

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Zuckerberg Talks Connectivity, Another Billion Users and Working with Google

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company could pick up another 1 billion users by 2020 and he would consider working with Google to extend Internet connectivity around the world.

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IT Execs Share Experiences With Google for Work

Many companies are still slowly shifting toward cloud-based infrastructure, but the organizations that take the plunge see a number of potential business benefits and productivity gains. Here are some of the ways CIOs and technology...

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The Top 5 Reasons Why Google Hangouts Never Works

The right browser, the right app, the right plug-in...or the wrong one...we'll help you sort out the worst hangups of Hangouts.

Google Hands Out Free Drive Space for Running Quick Security Checklist

Google today said it would give users of its Google Drive cloud storage service an additional 2GB if they ran a three-step security checkup.

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