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Have a file too big for email? Here's how to send lots of data 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 large files -- using the cloud or an FTP client -- with this simple guide.
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Google One subscriptions offer more cloud storage for low prices, other perks

Can't get enough storage on Google Drive, Photos, or Gmail? Google One is the new way to boost your cloud storage. But it's not just about more space -- Google One comes with a loads of benefits.
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Cloud storage is faster and cheaper than ever -- here are our favorites

Cloud storage is a godsend for anyone with a treasure trove of data and nowhere to put it all, but with so many services, which one is right for you? Your data is valuable, so follow our guide to pick the best service for your needs.
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Tips, tricks, and best practices for using Google Drive

Learning the ins and outs of Google Drive takes time. We've put together an in-depth guide to using the service's many functions, whether you're looking to share a file or access it offline.
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In the battle of the cloud storage, which is better: Google Drive or Dropbox?

When it comes to cloud storage, Dropbox and Google Drive are some of the most popular choices -- and with good reason. But when it comes to things like file syncing, storage, and security, which is ultimately the better service to use?
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A Google Docs glitch is locking people out of their files for ‘Terms of Service’ violations

A large number of users have reported a Google Docs glitch that is flagging files as violating Terms of Service. The glitch has brought up concerns about how private your online documents really are.
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Google will delete your Android device backups if you’re not diligent

Google will automatically delete Drive backups from devices that have been inactive for more than two weeks, according to a support page. Users have two months to cancel the deletion.
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Google rolls out Backup and Sync app to make it easier to protect your files

Google is launching a new app for managing Google Drive folders and files on your computer. The app is called Backup & Sync, and it will be rolling out to the Mac and PC starting on June 28.
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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 dumped a batch of new Drive features and tools into its G Suite platform

Google revealed during its Cloud Next conference several new Google Drive features and tools for its G Suite platform. These include the general availability of Team Drives, Google Vault for Drive, Drive File Stream, and more.
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You can now find your Google Drive files directly through the Android Google app

There's a new update to the Google app on Android devices. On Thursday, G Suite unveiled a new update that promises to make it easier to find your Google Drive files whenever you need them.
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10 free online storage services to claim your space in the cloud

There’s no need to pay for cloud storage when so many providers are offering it for free. Here’s how you can maximize your cloud capacity and organize your digital life without spending any money.
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Google is about to shut down legacy versions of its Drive apps suite

If you're running old versions of Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides on Android or iOS, you'll need to update soon -- Google is shutting down legacy versions of the apps, and won't let you keep using them for much longer.
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New Google Drive makes migrating from iOS to Android even easier than before

Google's updated Drive app makes switching from iOS to Android much easier than before. Now, data is automatically backed up to -- and restored from -- the company's cloud services.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.