Free Storage: Complete Google Security Checkup for 2016 and Get 2GB of Drive Storage

To celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016, Google is once again giving away 2GB in Google Drive storage if you run through their short Google Security Checkup. They did this security checkup last year and you all seemed to take advantage of it. After all, why wouldn’t you? It only takes a couple of minutes to complete and gets you free goodies.  (more…)

Change to Google Drive Makes Finding Files “Super Easy”

An update to Google Drive for desktop and mobile users will have you finding your cloud-stored files much more easily. Once the update has rolled out to all, in the search bar, you will have the ability to select from a variety of file types which will act as a filter for you. If you are looking for a specific PDF, search only through “PDFs.” If you need a picture from last year, search only through “photos and images.” (more…)

Google Drive Updated With Rich Notifications, Easier Access When File Sharing

An update for Google Drive is rolling out, bringing three features for those who use the service routinely on mobile devices. Once updated, users will have easier access to granting and gaining access to restricted files, the ability to preview files without a Google account on an Android device, and rich notifications when files are shared with you. (more…)

Google Drive Update Adds Drag & Drop Organization of Files

An update to Google Drive is rolling out today as version 2.2.083. The update introduces drag & drop, which means you can now grab a whole bunch of files or folders (initiated with a long press on the first file), then drop them in a new location, delete, star, pin, or specify a new location.

This action is actually incredibly useful and well done. Organizing your files and folders has never been easier.

You can grab the update through Google Play or sideload it with the .apk file below. (more…)

Free: Google Will Give You 2GB of Drive Space by Completing a Simply Security Checkup

For Safer Internet Day, Google wants to give you free things. More specifically, Google wants to give you 2GB of free, permanent Google Drive storage by completing a simple security checkup. Your favorite services company is using the day to help remind you that online safety is more important today than ever, so by taking two minutes of your time to ensure that you are taking advantage of Google’s protection, they will reward you.  (more…)