Google Drive Updates and Add-Ons 2014


Google recently announced a series of updates and add-ons to Google Drive.  Here is a list I compiled of some of the changes…

  1. Edit Files Offline
  2. Edit and Share Microsoft Office Files – Without using Microsoft Office
  3. New Activity Stream
  4. Add-ons (including EasyBib Bibliography Creator)
  5. New Google Sheets
  6. Edit images right in Google Drive or Drawings


Here are a few add-ons that you may be interested in exploring…

Kaizena is a fast and simple way to add voice comments, text comments and resource links to student work.


WeVideo allows you to easily create and share videos and short animationsright in Google Drive.


MindMeister – Create mind maps


EasyBib – This Bibliography Creator helps you cite books, journals, and websites in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.