Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Google Updates Biweekly Post


Publication Date: May 6, 2016

Google Apps

Updates to core Google Apps and the major services like Google+. Also major updates that may affect the Macalester community.



Every collection is a focused set of posts on a particular topic, providing an easy way for people using Google+ to organize their interests and focus areas.


Improve your Slides presentations with two new animations: Appear and Disappear.


Modern students do everything online and it is time their syllabi followed suit.

Google Technology

News about other Google products and technology.



The Timeful team has built an impressive system that helps you organize your life by understanding your schedule, habits and needs.


Absalon’s fave!


April 24, 2015: On the anniversary of Isaac Newton’s knighthood, we imagine his research in a Google Apps universe.


Google Business

Google Business news, including policies, user privacy, politics and legal issues.



There’s good news for Netflix lovers.


Google has summarized the key findings from a study performed with the University of California, Berkeley and Santa Barbara, that examines the ad injector ecosystem, as well as Google’s broader efforts to protect users from unwanted software.


Google supports this measure as introduced, the USA Freedom Act of 2015, and we urge Congress to move expeditiously to enact it into law.


A search engine called Vurb, meant for mobile phones, aims to take several common queries and group them for users.


Google has spent the last few years tweaking its search engine for mobile screens. Now it is trying to get advertisers to join in.


Read what Google is doing make its workforce, and the tech industry, more diverse.

Google Extra

Other Google side projects, including art, science and fun stuff.



May 5, 2015: Google Doodle honors the 151st birthday of Nellie Bly, a woman who proved that stunt journalism isn’t always a bad thing.


May 4, 2015: Google Doodle


Here’s a roundup of all Apps launches from April 2015


Through the Google lens: Search trends April 17-23, 2015

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