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Turkey blocks document sharing sites to stem incriminating email leak

Over the weekend, Turkey's government censored Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, and Google Drive after anti-government hackers leaked controversial emails about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his son-in-law, Berat Albayrak.

Google is using artificial intelligence to improve Docs, Drive, Calendar, and more

Google has announced a number of updates to Docs, Calendar, and Drive that use artificial intelligence to improve overall workflow. For example, Docs and Slides will now be getting the Explore feature that was available in Sheets last year.

You can now ask Google Drive where you saved last month’s expense report

Google's Drive productivity app has learned a new trick: the ability to process natural language. Now, you can search through mountains of files using conversational, everyday phrases and terms.

Microsoft’s Outlook now lets you attach Google Drive files and Facebook photos

Microsoft is updating Outlook with a number of new features, including support for attachments from both Google Drive and Facebook photos. The features are rolling out now and make attaching files a lot easier.

Google Drive just got a whole lot better at managing duplicate files

Google Drive is getting a lot better at managing duplicate files. When you upload more than one file with the same name, Google will label the newer versions accordingly, allowing you to delete the ones you don't want.

Have a file too big for email? Here's how to share it for free

Need to transfer a large file to somebody over the internet, but don't know how to do it? Learn how to send files of any size -- using the cloud or an FTP client -- with this simple guide.

Google Drive gets friendly with Yahoo Mail and WhatsApp, adds attachment support

Coming soon to Google Drive -- the ability to add cloud-stored docs directly to Yahoo Mail e-mails and WhatsApp messages. The feature's hitting iOS and Android soon.

The five best free alternatives to Google Docs that run in your browser

Google isn't the only company that offers real-time document editing, or an online suite. Here are our favorite alternatives to Google Docs, from Zoho Docs to Dropbox Paper.
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Google rewards reviews, $55K headphones, FB Safety Check flap: DT Daily 2:28

Google offers up cloud storage for your restaurant reviews, we checked out some headphones that cost $55,000, Facebook's Zuckerberg clarifies why they activated Safety Check feature after Paris attacks.

You can now back up all your WhatsApp messages onto Google Drive

WhatsApp and Google have announced a new partnership that allows Android users to backup all their messaging data through Google Drive, meaning even if you lose or destroy a device, you don't lose all the information.

Can a Windows Cloudbook steal the Chromebook’s thunder?

For $170, you can get a brand-new laptop with Windows 10 installed and a wealth of cloud storage. This is how Acer would is pitching its new Cloudbook, but there's reason to be skeptical of the practice.

Microsoft Office for Windows users can now sync files with Google Drive

Office users have another choice for cloud storage. A new plug-in makes it possible to open and edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files directly from Google Drive.