Introduction to Google Apps @ UCM
Google Apps @ UCM is a Google Apps for Education service provided to UCM for faculty, staff and students. The service includes email, calendaring, instant messaging, and document storage. Google Apps provides document sharing, better spam control, and massive amounts of disk space for email storage.
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Docs: Create and share documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online, and download them to your favorite desktop applications. This is great for collaborative projects, in and out of class. Best practices for sharing Google Docs.
Sites: Online website and creation tools that offer real-time sharing and editing as well as worry-free compatibility. It’s as easy as editing a document, which means there’s no markup language for you to learn. Create a site for yourself or your student organization.
Talk: IM with friends and classmates, or make free voice calls to anyone else with Google Talk, anywhere in the world.
Mobile: Mobile applications allow you to view your email on smartphones, as well as many popular cell phones.