Computers & Technology at Home
A Guide to Google Tools
Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned expert, you’ll likely to find something in
this comprehensive class of tips, tricks, and hacks to add to your own productivity
toolbox. Google Search, Drive, Keep, Calendar, and Email make up the five most
highly-rated Google tools, and there are numerous extras included in these apps that many people aren’t aware of. Learn about browser extensions and how to use them, mind maps, forms, voice search, mobile apps, and more. If you’re looking to make the most efficient use of these handy apps, this class is for you.
Up and Running with Google Photos
Google Photos has become the favorite app for backing up and storing the thousands of flower or dog photos we’ve taken over the years. Not only does it store all your photos free it has unlimited storage, built in tagging tools, and ‘Rediscover this day’, it also automatically groups your photos and videos creating animations, collages, movies and stories for you. There have been some major updates to Google Photos for iPhone, iPads and Android devices. This course will get you familiar with the Google Photos app on all devices. We'll start by getting the app set up for the first time, making sure the app is logged in to your Google account, and that it's set to sync properly. Next we'll see how you can work with all your photos on the Google website using fantastic built in tools. We'll talk about how to view and organize your photos and search for that photo you want. We'll look at the built-in editing tools so you can get your photos polished and looking great and we'll finish by taking a look at the sharing options, so you can send your photos to your friends and family. Get ready to check out Google's photo library, storage, and synchronization tool.