You don't know Docs from Drive: Google's productivity apps, explained
Christopher Null |
July 8, 2014
Google's recent upgrades to Drive have made clear the company's going head-to-head with Microsoft on productivity services. Unfortunately, in its efforts to emulate the industry standard, Google's made its cloud-based apps every bit as Byzantine as Office365.
Once you get a handle on Google's erratic naming scheme, understanding the differences among these offerings ultimately isn't too tough. One thing's for sure, though: This will all change again, and sooner than we all think.