Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Briefly: Google Drive apps update, Google Web Designer released

updated 05:32 am EDT, Tue October 1, 2013

Google refines Drive apps with new icons, smaller toolbars

Google has updated its Google Drive online apps with a refreshed user interface. Google Docs, Drawings, Sheets, Slides, and Forms now include a colorful icon that returns users to Drive itself, while the toolbar section at the top has been made smaller, allowing more of the screen to be taken up by the files being worked on, and seemingly brings it closer in visual style to installable office suites.

Google Web Designer released, offers simplified HTML5 animation creation

Google Web Designer has launched as a free beta, and is available to download for Windows and Mac. The tool is a WYSIWIG editor for HTML5 and CSS3, allowing users to create HTML5-based animations for websites in a supported "Quick" or more detailed advanced mode, with resulting content also able to be pushed to DoubleClick and AdMob advertising networks.



By Electronista Staff
toggle

Comments

  1. bobolicious

    Dedicated MacNNer

    Joined: 08-15-02

    Google Web Designer is offered for Mac, but seems to be missing a Safari Preview option for checking one's work, at least on the PC demo shown https://support.google.com/webdesigner/#topic=3227692 ...?

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Dell AD211 Bluetooth speaker

For all of the high-priced, over-engineered Bluetooth speakers in the electronics market, there is still room for mass-market solution ...

VisionTek 128GB USB Pocket SSD

USB flash drives dealt the death blow to both the floppy and Zip drives. While still faster than either of the old removable media, sp ...

Kodak PixPro SL10 Smart Lens Camera

Smartphone imagery still widely varies. Large Megapixel counts don't make for a good image, and the optics in some devices are lacking ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News