Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Add Live Charts to Google Sites

Now you can display Google Docs charts in your Google Sites pages by going to Insert Menu and choosing Charts in the edit mode. You can choose from either a Live view of the data when the page is generated or from a Snapshot of the graph data from a particular time slice. 

For more details see: Visualize your data with charts in Google Sites | Docs Blog

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Comment-only Access in Google Documents

Over the next few days Google Docs will enable comment-only collaboration in docs. This allows you to invite collaborators to comment on documents without actually editing the document.

For more information see: Comment-only access in Google documents - Docs Blog

Friday, September 2, 2011

"How I Use Google Docs as a Student"

Five uses for Google Docs from one student's perspective:
  1. Work together on group projects 
  2. Take notes collaboratively 
  3. Convert PDFs and handouts to searchable text with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) 
  4. Save major assignments in the cloud 
  5. Collect information from a group with forms 
See the story link below for more details:

from: How I use Google Docs as a student - Docs Blog: