Tag Archive for view

Google Updates Gmail App With Better Google Drive Integration

Gmail_app

Feed-twFeed-fb

While sharing documents and files between Gmail and Google Drive has been a nearly seamless experience on the web for some time, integration between the two apps on the mobile side has been lacking— until now.

Google rolled out an update to Gmail’s iOS app Thursday that makes it easier for users to view and share documents and files between Drive and Gmail.

Gmail users on iOS can now view and save files on Google Drive directly from the…

compare car insurance quotes mobile

Interactive Map Pinpoints Every NYC Reference in Songs

New-york-city

Feed-twFeed-fb

There are countless songs that reference New York City, from its neighborhoods to familiar streets — and now you can see them all on a map.

The specific geography of NYC references in songs is detailed in this long list on Wikipedia, but that’s not very fun or user friendly. Constantine Valhouli, a real estate developer with a knack for viral side projects, got the idea to present the reference in map form

This new project,…

Shazam Debuts Fifth Harmony’s Video as More Artists Test Digital Tactics

Fifth-harmony-boss

Feed-twFeed-fb

Music-identification app Shazam is one of the many unconventional outlets with which artists are experimenting to promote their music. On Tuesday, girl group Fifth Harmony became the latest artists to debut a music video on Shazam before releasing it widely on Vevo and YouTube, where videos normally premiere nowadays

Fifth Harmony’s video for the quintet’s banging dance single “Boss,” which references First Lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey to relay the message of female empowerment,…

Symmetrical Photos Give a Breathtaking Bird’s-Eye View of NYC

Dotanthumb

Feed-twFeed-fb

Looking up at towering skyscrapers is a common sight for many city dwellers, but few get the chance to glance straight down at the bustling streets below.

Architectural photographer Donna Dotan‘s stunning personal photography series “Reflections From Above” captures the beauty of New York City from a bird’s-eye view

By angling her camera straight down from all-glass skyscrapers, the lights of the city are reflected…

Facebook Tries Being A TV Channel With New Mobile Video Player

Facebook Video Player

‘Keep Calm and Carry On’: The Unlikely Success of a Failed Slogan

Keep-calm-and-carry-on

Feed-twFeed-fb

“Keep Calm and Carry On” is now one of the most

Google Street View Cameras Are Taking Selfies in Museums

Mirror1

Feed-twFeed-fb

When Google launched its Street View project for museums in 2011, the goal was to create an archive of thousands of cultural artifacts around the world.

But something unexpected came of it as well: The cameras are taking selfies in museum mirrors.

In order to document about 250 cultural institutions around the world, Google mounted panoramic cameras on top of trolleys and set them to work.

Mirrors abound inside these…

Google Street View Cameras Are Taking Selfies in Museums

Mirror1

Feed-twFeed-fb

When Google launched its Street View project for museums in 2011, the goal was to create an archive of thousands of cultural artifacts around the world.

But something unexpected came of it as well: The cameras are taking selfies in museum mirrors.

In order to document about 250 cultural institutions around the world, Google mounted panoramic cameras on top of trolleys and set them to work.

Mirrors abound inside these…

You Can Now Edit Microsoft Office Files in Google Docs

Googledocs2

Feed-twFeed-fb

Google announced on Wednesday that Google Docs users can now edit Microsoft Office files through the cloud-based platform, a move that eliminates the limitations of making Docs a full-time home office option.

Google also announced on Wednesday during its I/O Developers Conference that users can now open Word, Excel and PowerPoint files and save them in their native formats via its suite of cloud-based software.

This means you’ll be…

Interactive Map Site Lets You Travel the World Through the Lenses of Drones

Dron87adfasf

Feed-twFeed-fb

Most of us have become accustomed to the amazing imagery of the world available on Google’s Street View, but a new site promises the same kind of virtual tourism from the aerial perspective of drones

Launched back in April by Switzerland-based Jan Hiersemenzel, TravelByDrone is a site that harnesses the power of YouTube and Google Maps to allow you to explore the planet via recorded drone footage

An interactive Google Map

Cheapest Car Insurance Mobile