Chris Norris

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Easier event scheduling and more in Google Calendar

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Google writes that: A new event page in Google Calendar has been introduced. Among the changes such as simplified layout and making the style more consistent with other Google apps, some new functionality has also been added:

  • New repeating event editor
  • New tool to help you find a time for your event and work better across time zones
  • Ability to set your default working hours for events

-Chris

New collaborative highlighting in Google Documents

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From the Google Apps Updates blog…

“When editing a document with other editors, you can now see the text that other editors are highlighting as they select it. This makes it much easier to collaborate on deleting and moving text items.”

Read the full article here: http://googledocs.blogspot.com/2010/08/collaborative-highlighting-in-documents.html

-Chris

Priority Inbox now in Gmail!

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While we haven’t turned the Gmail service on for the Middlebury Google Apps instance yet, it is good to know that if/when we do, people will be able to use Gmail’s new Priority Inbox! If you haven’t tried it yet on your regular Gmail account, check it out.

“Priority Inbox (Beta) is a new view of your inbox that automatically helps you focus on your most important messages. Priority Inbox splits your inbox into three sections: “Important and unread,” “Starred,” and “Everything else”. Messages are automatically categorized as they arrive in your inbox.”

Read the full article here: http://googleenterprise.blogspot.com/2010/08/email-overload-try-priority-inbox.html

-Chris

Google Apps Eval Summary: Other (Exchange Perspective)

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This Google Apps Eval Summary: Other (Exchange Perspective) is in PDF format. Further details will be discussed at next week’s presentation!

Evaluation Summary: Administration (Google Perspective)

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This Google Apps Eval Summary: Administration (Google Perspective) is in PDF format. Further details will be discussed at next week’s presentation!

Evaluation Summary: Tasks (Google Perspective)

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This Google Apps Eval Summary: Tasks (Google Perspective) is in PDF format. Further details will be discussed at next week’s presentation!

Evaluation Summary: Support (Google Perspective)

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This Google Apps Eval Summary: Support (Google Perspective) is in PDF format. Further details will be discussed at next week’s presentation!