Posts Tagged: Google

Ripple Podcast: Ride the Wave

providing answers to the most common business questions Understanding Multi-Cloud with Google’s Cloud Director of Solutions Google’s Cloud Director of Solutions, Miles Ward, helps us understand what multi-cloud is, what business owners should expect and how to plan for it. Articles mentioned during the show: Why we believe in an open cloud. What if you… Read more »

Ripple Podcast: Three Minute Apps

Strengthen you core with Three Minute Apps This weekly podcast is centered around simple, elegant and secure tools that increase productivity and help streamline workflows… all in less than three minutes. ASANA: Three Minute Apps Asana is a project management tool that is available on the web and any mobile device. We talk about three… Read more »

Advantages and Disadvantages of Chrome Devices

Advantages and disadvantages of Chromebooks

“Chrome OS is a super quick, super secure, super simple operating system.” -Google According to StatCounter, the Chrome Web Browser is approaching a 60% adoption rate over IE, Firefox, Safari, and others. Chromebooks take the familiarity of the world’s most popular web browser (Chrome) and pairs it with Google’s 100% Web-Based application suite (Google Apps… Read more »

Why Slack is replacing Email, Chat, and Video Conferencing

via GIPHY Slack is a central hub for most (if not all) of your day-to-day business communication. If utilized correctly, project meetings, water-cooler discussions, and office announcements will become less time consuming. From dragging and dropping files or links to performing quick searches relevant to project ideas, it’s a very solid attempt at reshaping how… Read more »

Google Maps Gets Elevated

Google Maps Elevation | Ripple | IT Support

Good news for cyclists. Google added elevation data to bike routes in its Maps service. The feature works for much of the US and Canada. And while Maps had already figured in elevation when determining routes for cyclists, until now the data wasn’t all that easy to view. Now, cyclists just need to type in… Read more »

Google Maps Now Available for iOS Devices

Google Maps App | Ripple IT

The wait is over for iPhone and iPad users: An official Google Maps app for iOS is here! And it’s available directly from the iTunes App Store. Best of all, it now comes with turn-by-turn voice-guided driving directions, transit and walking directions, 2D and 3D maps, Street View and aerial imagery. Boom! Oh, and that… Read more »