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Google Calendar Gets A Big Refresh On Mobile

Google introduced a new version of the Google Calendar mobile app. It’s available for Android now, and will hit iOS soon. Have a look. “It’s designed to be a helpful assistant, so you can spend less time managing your day, and more time enjoying it,” said product manager Ian Leader. “It takes a lot of work to stay on top …

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Google Adds Data Download Feature To Gmail, Calendar

Google announced on Thursday that you can now export a copy of your Gmail and Google Calendar data making it easier to back up data or move to another service. Users can download all mail and calendars or choose subsets of labels or calendars. You can also download data from Gmail, Calendar, Google+, Youtube, Drive, etc. in a single archive …

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Android Gets New Google Calendar

Android users who use Google Calendar to catalog their week will get a more color in the newest app. Google announced that Google Calendar for Android now supports a variety of colors for those who want to highlight specific events with certain colors. Now you can mark your birthday in a warm blue, and a visit from the in-laws in …

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Gmail ‘Results While You Type’ Feature Rolls Out To All U.S. Users

Last year, Google launched the ability to see results from your Gmail, Google Drive and Google Calendar accounts as you type in the search box from Gmail. This was only available as part of a field trial. Soon, all users in the U.S. will be getting this functionality. Google software engineer Balazs Racz says in a brief blog post: As …

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Google Adds Latin American Spanish Option to Calendar

Google has just announced that they are making Google Calendar much more friendly to Latin American Spanish speakers. Starting today, Google Calendar has a new Español (Latinoamérica) option. Spanish is spoken is much of the world, but the Spanish isn’t the same in every location. Google knows this, and has made a Spanish variant that better suits their Latin American …

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Google Adds Your Google Calendar Data To Search Results

Google announced today that it has added Google Calendar data to the Gmail Search Field Trial. This is the feature that lets you search Google’s regular web search and get relevant content from your Gmail account right on the main search results page. I’ve been part of the field trial since the beginning, and personally, I find it to be …

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Google Calendar Android App Suggests Locations For Events

Google has launched an update to the Google Calendar app for Android. New features include: the ability to call and go to a map directly from notifications, location suggestion on even creation and quick event creation from month view. The app can be found in the Google Play Store. The app requires Android 4.0.3 or higher. It has been reviewed …

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Google Calendar Android App Hits Google Play

Google has added the Google Calendar Android app to Google Play. In the past, it has only been available for select devices like the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus. The app comes with the ability to snooze events directly from notifications and use predefined messages to send quick updates to even participants directly from notifications. You can also pinch to …

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Google Adds Your Google Drive Files To SERPs

In August, Google launched a feature that surfaces your email messages from Gmail on web search results pages when relevant. It has only been available in an opt-in field trial so far, but it seems likely that this will become a regular feature somewhere down the line, or at least be opened up to everybody who wants it. Now, Google …

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Google Now Lets You Schedule Hangouts from Google Calendar

Google continues to push Google+ Hangouts capabilities to many of their products, and the latest integration is with Google Calendar. Now, you can add a Hangout to any event on your calendar and access it with a single click. From the Gmail blog: Do you use Google Calendar to schedule catch ups with distant friends and family? Now, if you’ve …

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Add Your Foursquare Check-ins to Google Calendar

If you’re a world traveler, or simply someone who tends to have a few too many drinks while out on the town, it’s hard to remember all the places you’ve been. If you want an easy, hands-free way to log all of your past stops, Foursquare wants to help. Today, Foursquare is announcing that you can now import all of …

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Google Calendar Will Be Integral To Google+ Events

I have a theory as to why Google waited until today to launch Google+ Events when they could have launched it ages ago to better compete with Facebook. They wanted to get all of their other services and software in line to support the launch of Events so that it was a fully-functional application right out of the gate with …

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