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How to Disable the Auto-Merging of Duplicate Files on Google Drive

Google is always looking out for you — at least that’s what they say when they introduce new things like the recent “deduplication on upload” feature in Google Drive. If you weren’t aware, here’s how the deduplication feature works: when you upload a file to Google Drive and a file with the same name already

7 Essential Google Drive Storage Tips

In reality, you almost certainly don’t. As the old saying goes, “every day’s a school day” — and in this class, I’m going to try and explain a few more things you really should know about the app. Before I get going, I want to make it clear: this is not about the well-known stuff,

Best software for writing a Doctoral Thesis

Scrivener was developed for novelists, but has come to be adopted by many scholars. I’ve been using it to draft my dissertation, and found my productivity shoot up immediately after switching to it. I attribute that to the following features: Each project is a file system, instead of being a single document. This is the

52 TIPS AND TRICKS FOR GOOGLE DOCS IN THE CLASSROOM

Google Docs is such an incredible tool for college students, offering collaboration, portability, ease of use, and widespread acceptance – a must for students in online colleges for online marketing, for instance. But there are so many options, both hidden and obvious, that there’s a good chance you’re not using Google Docs to its fullest capability.

6 Chrome Extensions to Help You Maximize Google Drive

The feature that lets users upload documents, images, spreadsheets and more has millions of neat little ways to boost your everyday activity. It’s also a useful online warehouse that holds all the things you don’t have space for on your computer. Want to know how to boost its capabilities even more? Download these six nifty

The Ultimate List of Educational Websites

You can learn nearly anything and everything from the internet, the only trouble is finding reliable sources for information. Below is an infographic that has put together some of the most useful sites when it comes to learning something new. The Ultimate List of Educational Websites

15 Useful Google Chrome Extensions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Remember a time when the small blue Internet Explorer logo on your computer taskbar used to be the face of the World Wide Web even though it was just a browser? Yeah, I do too, but clearly we’ve come a long way since then. Now we have many other browsers to choose from. Roughly, 51.8%