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How to share your Google One storage with your family

How to share your Google One storage with your family Barbara Krasnoff A colleague here at The Verge tells this story: “This weekend my wife was like, ‘Google says I’m almost out of storage!’ and I was like ‘We have 2TB with Google One, that’s not possible!’” What was the problem? Well, just because you’ve…

A very brief history of every Google messaging app

A very brief history of every Google messaging app Chaim Gartenberg Over the past 15 years, Google has introduced more than a dozen messaging services spanning text, voice, and video calling. This week, the company’s efforts culminated in the general availability of Google Chat, a combination of Slack / Discord-style rooms with more traditional messaging.…

How to activate and use Google Chat

How to activate and use Google Chat Barbara Krasnoff Real-time collaborative chat, as exemplified by apps such as Slack, has become a common way to communicate between colleagues and friends, especially since last year when so many of us transitioned to working from home. Google has apparently taken note of this and is pitting itself…