How Google Maps Syncs All Your Devices

Do you know Google Maps can syncs all your devices from laptop, Android tablet and Android cell phone ? For example: If you searched something on your laptop, you will see your searching information on your cell phone or tablet. But we should know the tablet and cellphone which I mentioned should use Android system;

Here we show the simple example:

1: On your laptop, open Google Maps, you have to sign in first;

Note: Just because you signed into Google Account, Google Maps syncs searches across all your devices;

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How to Register to Google Plus

Google Plus is not a new thing. but the question is whether you are using it ?

Most of people have a Facebook account or a Twitter account, also, have a Gmail account, BUT, most of them never used Google Plus.

Actually, I do not want to discuss why you do not use Google Plus, me either. The one reason I guess is because people have had used Facebook or Twitter, they do not need another similar social communication system, or called by Google, a Circle.

But today I want to try the Google Plus then it is there and have been there some years already. let me just use it.

Signing up to Google Plus needs a Google account first, for sure, I have had a Google account, I just simple find out the Google Plus button to do the sign up:

On the right top corner of the screen, click the Google Apps icon, you can see the Google+ is in the list, click it:

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How to download files from Google Drive shared

Not a single time my friends complained they could not download files which I shared through Google Drive. They said “Can Not download” meant they could not find download button.

I think this is the bad design from Google’s few mistakes. The downloading file in Google drive, is really not friendly.

You have to know the downloading ways are different for a shared file and a shared folder.

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Google Top Searching Keywords 2013

Google released the top searching keywords in 2013.

Google owned a web system named Trending. Every year Google can get the searching trending data, with they named a top keywords list.

This is Google hottest keywords rank (you might not see the result directly because you have to set, Google doesn’t do a good job for this list. )

The top 10 searching keywords 2013 by Google:

1 Nelson Mandela
2 Paul Walker
3 iPhone 5s
4 Cory Monteith
5 Harlem Shake
6 Boston Marathon
7 Royal Baby
8 Samsung Galaxy S4
9 PlayStation 4
10 North Korea

The No.1 is Mr. Nelson Mandela, the great man in the world, former South Africa President.

iPhone and Samsung Galaxy are in the top 10 list, but Google might be sad for their Android or tablet.

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Tip:

If you can not see above screen in Google Trend, remember changing area setting: change to Global since Google set your local area by default:

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Google’s Indoor Street View

We know the street view when we use Google Map. We can see street just as we stand in the street. But we could only view streets and roads, we could not try to access into even a building’s parking lot.

Today, we got a news Google is going to publish the new feature for Google Map Street View, the Indoor Street View.

What a smart idea! Just think, the Indoor view allow businesses show their product, company, industry; users can view inside a business, a company, a store with staying home!

Currently the Google Indoor Street View has not public to all, there are several samples only now.

The following one is a store which is located in Winnipeg, Canada.


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Google Drive Is Going To Release Google Apps Domains

For the business which is using Google Drive a good news today announced by Google:

Google Drive comes to Scheduled Release Google Apps domains

If you work in a Scheduled Release Google Apps domain and have been itching to try Google Drive, you’re in luck! Starting today, we’ll begin rolling out Google Drive to Scheduled Release domains. When your domain has access, you can sign up at drive.google.com/start.
Note: This rollout will take place over the next few days. If you don’t have immediate access, try again at a later time.

Check here for official message.

Sign in to Chrome

Have you used Sign in to Chrome menu in Google chrome browser ? If you want to see your previous Chrome status such as your saved bookmarks, extensions, apps, theme etc. The “Sign in to Chrome” menu is very helpful. You can have the same chrome web paged everywhere.

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