Google Enhances the Discussion Capabilities in Google Docs - I Like It

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced a new approach to providing discussion capabilities inline to a document in its Google Docs service: " The discussion about a document is as important as the document itself, but until now, there hasn’t been a great medium for this discussion to happen.

Google docs as online monitoring system

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

In order to skip some initial hurdles for using the system, I created the Google accounts for each location and had some training sessions with all who had to work with it. Tags: e-coaching online platforms google docs

Value of communities in enhancing corporate performance.pdf - Google Docs

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Google Docs Sorry, but this browser does not support web word-processing. browserok=true to theend of the Google Docs url. ©2008 Google - Google Docs Help - Terms of Use - Additional Terms - Privacy Policy - Copyright Notices. Saving. Please see our systemrequirements page for a list of supported browsers. If you are working to fix problems with a specific browser and wouldlike to bypass this check, just add ?browserok=true

Collaboration Loop - Exploring Google Docs and Spreadsheets

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration 2 Comments Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon (Google) Collaboration Can Be Beautiful. Culture Google IBM Knowledge Management M&A Mashups Micro-blogging Microsoft Miscellaneous Mobility Movers and Shakers Office 2.0

Box.net Adds Collaboration, Takes Aim at Google Docs

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The collaboration feature is also fully compatible with all the OpenBox services, which extends online collaboration beyond just word processor documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, like Google Docs currently offers.

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commoncraft cp2tech02 intro Google docs

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From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had a good time co-writing using Google docs, a little skyping and slowly iterating back and forth.

Editable version of Chapter 10 – Action Notebook

Digital Habitats

” Step 1: View the Google Doc version using this URL: [link]. Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter 10. Log in to Google Docs.

2011 189

New Product: Mainsoft Harmony to Support Document Co-Authoring

Michael Sampson - Currents

Now they have another tool in their collection which is going to force me to broaden my view: Harmony for Outlook , which introduces a side-bar to enable document sharing between Outlook and SharePoint or Google Docs. Eg, on the Google Docs side, " Share Google documents automatically.

Offline Access for Gmail, Calendar, and Docs

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced the release of new offline capabilities for Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Docs : " Gmail offline will be available today, and offline for Google Calendar and Google Docs will be rolling out over the next week, starting today.

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Editable version of Chapter 10 – Action Notebook

Digital Habitats

” Step 1: View the Google Doc version using this URL: [link]. Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter 10. Log in to Google Docs.

2011 130

SAP Updates to StreamWork - Playing a Broader Game

Michael Sampson - Currents

A couple of recent improvements: - People can work together in StreamWork on Google Docs items, such as documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, etc. Good to see the updates and improvements rolling out from SAP for StreamWork , its collaborative decision-making service.

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Schmoozing with Portland Data Scientists

Learning Alliances

In the photo most everyone is looking at a Google Doc where we are writing a collective document about how to move our several MeetUps forward individually and together. Here are the topics that Portland R Users say they are interested in: I’m interested in those topics, too.

How to stimulate creativity in online teams: A 100% online process to design a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

Our tools set consisted of Adobe Connect in combination with Google docs and a Facebook Workplace group. Google docs worked well to prepare an assignment or to work on documents together. Joehoe!

2018 151

Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

Chapter 10 “ Action Notebook ” in an editable Google-Doc format: [link]. It has been a while in coming! People have been asking about an e-book version of Digital Habitats since it was published almost 3 years ago!

2012 211

Digital Habitats Editable version of Chapter 10 – Action Notebook

Nancy White

Step 1: View the Google Doc version using this URL: [link]. Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter 10. Log in to Google Docs. John Smith likes to work on his vacation, it seems.

2012 160

Document Co-Authoring - Recent News (Monday, June 21)

Michael Sampson - Currents

TextFlow released an integration with Google Docs. TextFlow and Google Docs is an alternative to Word and track changes for collating feedback. It's available through the Google Apps Marketplace. - The Google integration is one of three editions of TextFlow that's available. Google improved the sharing capabilities in Google Docs. - Litera IDS is a collaborative document co-authoring solution.

2010 104

Tools for a Hack Oregon project

Learning Alliances

Usually this doesn’t happen automatically; you need to post the Google Folder URL in Slack, for example. Google ID (for edit access, etc.). Google Docs folder URL. Google Docs. Google Spreadsheets are an effective way to keep small datasets handy.

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An enterprise balancing act in the cloud

Collaborative Thinking

There’s a solid article in the current Economist magazine about Zoho, which I consider a far more credible enterprise ’software as a service’ office suite than Google Docs. Video of Dr Sukh Grewal talking about GE’s ‘Support Central’ environment at last week’s Office 2.0 Conference.

Cloud 106

Technology Stewardship for Portland Data Scientists

Digital Habitats

In the photo most everyone is looking at a Google Doc where we are writing a collective document about how to move our several MeetUps forward individually and together. However, to create a way for MeetUp Group members to join a Slack team space involved two other platforms: Google Docs to do our planning and Github to create a common website for the federation of MeetUp Groups.

Harmon.ie Provides Social Email to Push Enterprise Collaboration Adoption

Portals and KM

The goal is to increase user adoption of the broader collaboration platforms now available and stop sharing docs as attachments to email. Harmon.ie

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Digital Identity Workbook for NPO/NGO Folks

Nancy White

Pat Parslow and Shirley uploaded a version to a Google doc. My friend and colleague, Shirley Williams, pointed me to a great resource on digital identity (DI) that she and her colleagues created for their students at Reading University in the UK. It is called “ This Is Me.&#.

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Document Co-Authoring - Recent News (Thursday, April 22)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google updated Google Docs with real-time collaboration capabilities. Applies to Google Docs, Spreadsheets, and a new Drawing Editor. Google has pulled back on using Gears for offline access. Microsoft released the beta of Docs for Facebook. -

2010 136

So You Want to Host a Web Meeting? A Resource

Full Circle Associates

hahahahahaha… Because I love my smart friends like Pete Cranston (the instigator, I might add) [link] , Susan Stewart [link] and Bonnie Koenig [link] , I started a google doc.

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Beware: BYOA May Rival BYOD as IT Issue

Portals and KM

I Googled it and did not find anything. One example is when IT invests in an expensive document sharing system and employees use Google Docs on their own instead. There has been a lot of discussion about the BYOD movement (Bring Your Own Device) where people are getting their own smart phone and/or tablet. Well, I think the complementary to that may be just as big. This opinion is not based on any research, just a number of conversations I have had recently.

2012 147

Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Learning Alliances

Chapter 10 “ Action Notebook ” in an editable Google-Doc format: [link]. It has been a while in coming! People have been asking about an e-book version of Digital Habitats since it was published almost 3 years ago! It seems logical, given that technology is a central theme of the book. Especially when it’s been assigned as reading in a class or workshop and people have scruples about using paper.

2012 122

oneDrum Releases Peer-to-Peer Collaboration Application for Microsoft Office #collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

The application brings Google Docs functionality and more to Microsoft Office documents, with edits appearing in real time when working online, while offline edits synchronize effortlessly when connectivity is re-established.

2011 159

My App Gap Posts for April 2010

Portals and KM

Mainsoft Opens Door from Outlook to Google Docs. Here are my AppGap posts for April. I am also writing in another Corante blog, FastForward (see right side bar for links), The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.   Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for April. There will be more in May. Inmagic Offers Social Knowledge Networks with Presto 3.3.

2010 122

My Enterprise 2.0 Toolkit Q1 2010

Evolving Web

Gmail - I know some people fear Google and their penchant for searching our information. Google Docs - Google Docs is pure magic. We use Dropbox to share files like PDFs, Adobe Illustrator, or print-ready Doc files that are formatted beyond Google's capabilities.

2010 222

E-Learning 3.0: Conversation with Ben Werdmuller

Jenny Connected

This is a very large resource shared as a Google Doc assembling a lot of the reading I have done on blockchain over the last year or so. The guest for this third week of Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0 MOOC was Ben Werdmuller.

2018 139

NZ Post's Experience with Google Apps for Business - "Collaboration is About Culture, Not Technology"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Miles Fordyce spoke at the recent CIO Summit in New Zealand, about NZ Post's experience with Google Apps for Business: " Collaboration tools in large enterprise is not all that it is cracked up to be, especially if collaborating is not inherent in the culture of your company, says Miles Fordyce, group technology manager at NZ Post. In 2009 NZ Post adopted Google Apps for Business as a cloud based productivity suite. Google's cloud products have matured over the last three years.

2012 118

Google vs. Microsoft on Mobile Productivity Apps (US Data Only)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gregg recently wrote on ComputerWorld about the comparative monthly active user base for Google’s mobile productivity apps versus the Microsoft offerings. Google Sheets boasted 2.9 Meanwhile, Google Docs monthly-active users outnumbered Word by more than five to one: 24.6

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Google vs. Microsoft on Mobile Productivity Apps (US Data Only)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gregg recently wrote on ComputerWorld about the comparative monthly active user base for Google’s mobile productivity apps versus the Microsoft offerings. Google Sheets boasted 2.9 Meanwhile, Google Docs monthly-active users outnumbered Word by more than five to one: 24.6

2016 127

Measuring Economic Impact of Using Cloud-Based Services: Google Apps

Portals and KM

In May 2010, Google commissioned Forrester to examine the total economic impact and expected return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by switching from legacy email and productivity solutions to Google Apps. This post picks up on the theme from yesterday's post.

Cloud 179

Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

Chapter 10 “ Action Notebook ” in an editable Google-Doc format: [link]. It has been a while in coming! People have been asking about an e-book version of Digital Habitats since it was published almost 3 years ago! It seems logical, given that technology is a central theme of the book. Especially when it’s been assigned as reading in a class or workshop and people have scruples about using paper.

2012 100

Collaborative Creation: This Is Me – Librarian Draft

Nancy White

You can find the collaborative draf here: This Is Me – Librarian Draft – Google Docs. Are you interested in Digital Identity? Do you know about the This Is Me project? It is an ongoing project out of Odin Labs at Reading University in the UK that offers activities and worksheets for people to understand the role and implications of digital identity and explore their own digital identity.

2010 100

January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning January 1, 2010 to January 31, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Beware critics of Connectivism !

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At last we have a shared framework for deep thinking about digital engagement

Social Reporter

Civil servants can meet face to face, some can blog and maybe tweet, but many sites are blocked to their desktops and using anything as simple as Google docs or Quip.com seems extremely difficult.

2015 237

The Beauty of Getting it Wrong

Evolving Web

We were working in Google Docs, and both the client and other members of the consultant team all had access to our document before a single word was written.

2009 158

Technology Stewardship in Learning Contexts

Nancy White

There are some really superb collaborative tools out there – Google Docs for example. Campus Focus had an interview with Stephen Downes a while back (yes, this post has been sitting in the half baked column for a while).

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

about iGoogle shutting down – if Google can’t find it on the ‘net, nobody can – but I’m sure there are services nearly as good. On your mobile device, Google Play offers applications ranging from games to news readers to home screen widgets.

RSS 217

The Evolving Web and Focused Social Media

Evolving Web

In 2008, we began to use the Google platform. At Modus Cooperandi, we wrote two books using Google Docs, which was great – but the rubber hit the road this last summer in Washington, DC. This group was 16 previously uninitiated Google Docs users.

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Making Microsoft Office More Collaborative: The Google Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google will soon release a new tool, Cloud Connect for Microsoft Office, that enables users to upload their Microsoft Office documents to Google Apps, and then work collaboratively on them with others. Google plans to formally introduce the new Google tool, called Cloud Connect for Microsoft Office, later this week after releasing it to early testers in November. Cloud Connect is free to individual users and paying customers for Google Apps. ".