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Many thanks to Suitebriar for sponsoring our DGTs Sunday

May 29, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan

Suitebriar, Inc. shows its support for Volunteer Fairfax as a do good things Sunday sponsor. Thank you to the Suitebriar team!

We work closely with Relay For Life of Reston and Herndon to support the American Cancer Society’s mission.

To learn more about upcoming events please visit Do Good Things site!

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Stay on task with today’s updates in Google Keep

April 28, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
How many times have you found yourself with a great idea, but no easy way to jot it down for later? Or maybe you’ve got lots of notes scattered around, without no central spot to find them. Having a single place to capture what’s on your mind and save your ideas and to-do lists is what Google Keep is all about, and today's updates give you a few new ways to collect and manage the information that's important to you.

Keep is ready when you are

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Find time for your goals with Google Calendar

April 27, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan

Whether it’s reading more books, learning a new language or working out regularly, achieving your goals can be really hard. One day it's "I got called into a last-minute meeting." The next day it's "I have a friend in town." And before you know it, your goals are delayed or forgotten. In fact, with all the things you need to do in a given week, it’s probably harder than ever to find the time—even when your goal really matters to you.

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Building more accessible technology

April 25, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
Nearly 20 percent of the U.S. population will have a disability during their lifetime, which can make it hard for them to access and interact with technology, and limits the opportunity that technology can bring.
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Set expiration dates for access to Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides files

April 25, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan

We know that businesses today don’t operate in isolation; employees work not only with one another, but with third-party vendors, clients, customers, and other businesses as well—and often on a temporary basis. To keep your organization’s information safe in these situations, we’re introducing the ability to set an “expiration date” for specific user access to files in Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides.

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Bringing simplicity to Enterprise Mobility Management

April 25, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
Simple to use enterprise applications can sometimes seem like a misnomer. While enterprise software has remained complex, consumer software has gravitated towards simplicity. For Google Apps administrators, we believe in providing an EMM solution that’s as simple to operate as changing your personal Gmail settings, all the while delivering enterprise-grade security.

We recently launched three new capabilities that make it easier for Apps admins to set up mobile management and define policies:

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Launch of Reminders for Google Calendar on the web

April 24, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
Last year, we launched Reminders in the Google Calendar app for iOS and Android. We’re now happy to announce that Reminders are coming to Google Calendar on the web.

Key features:

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Reminders come to Google Calendar on the web

April 21, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
Starting this week, we’re bringing Reminders in Google Calendar to the web so you can keep track of your to-dos alongside your events.

Just like on Android and iPhone, you’ll get the following:

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Enable the new Google Contacts for your users from the Admin console

April 18, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
Last year, we launched the new Google Contacts preview to consumer users with several time-saving improvements, such as a rebuilt “Find duplicates” feature, automatic updating of contacts with shared Google profile information, as well as a fresh look and feel.
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Chromebase for meetings makes video-conferencing personal and simple

April 15, 2016 | Posted by: Meghan Donovan
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