Google Docs

glitches in the matrix

Google Docs Is Fixed, Back to Work Everyone

The cloud-based word processing program was serving some users "Error 502" messages Wednesday afternoon.
Louise Matsakis
11.15.17
Google

Google Docs Is Randomly Flagging Files for Violating Its Terms of Service

Let this serve as a reminder that you have less control over your stuff online than it often appears.
Louise Matsakis
10.31.17
Phish Me If You Can

Google Was Warned About This Week’s Mass Phishing Email Attack Six Years Ago

Six years ago, a researcher warned about the exact same "dynamite phishing" technique used to phish around one million Gmail users this week.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.4.17
Phishy Phoney

That Twitter Account Claiming the Google Docs Attack Was 'Research' Is Dodgy as Hell

Someone claimed the wave of malicious Google links was just a research project gone wrong.
Joseph Cox
5.4.17
Internet Insecurity

Someone Hit the Internet with a Massive Google Doc Phishing Attack

PSA: don’t click on random Google Doc links.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.3.17
activism

How Google Docs Became a Key Tool for Social Justice

Word processors are bland and boring. But lately, Google Docs and Sheets have been transforming the way we organize.
Tyler Trykowski
1.27.17
YouTube

It Takes Almost 10 Hours to Manually Reach the Bottom of an Excel Sheet

Oklahoma man holds down the arrow button on his keyboard for hours for the greater good. Or something.
Leif Johnson
1.7.17
Art

A Virtual Art Community Is Thriving on Google Docs

Anyone can (and should!) add, edit and delete art on artist Matthew Britton's Google Docs-based online community, 'Art Squad.'
DJ Pangburn
11.21.15
Twitter

Google Docs Went Down and Everybody Freaked Out

Hope you saved your work in the CMS!
Kari Paul
10.9.15
Design

Paper-Based Google Docs? This Paper Computing Technology Could Make It Happen

The Naemura Group in Tokyo have created a technology that lets users erase, copy, and print hand-drawn sketches on paper.
Kevin Holmes
10.30.12