Google Docs can now perform OCR on digital images. You can upload an image containing typewritten or printed text (like a fax document or a scanned newspaper clipping) to your Google Docs account and it will turn that image into editable text.
Google Docs is an online office site, similar to Microsoft Office, but one that runs as a web apps and thus all you need is a browser and an Internet connection to use Google Docs.
You can open all popular file formats, including include Photoshop (PSD), Illustrator (AI), Fonts (TTF) and AutoCAD drawings (DXF), in the browser itself using Google Docs. No software required.
Do you want to create animations in Google Docs? Take inspiration from this awesome deck.
Learn how you can easily upload folders and multiple files from the desktop to online Google Docs account with the help of a free FTP client.
Learn how to remove duplicate rows from Google Docs spreadsheets. You can apply the same trick to detect non-unique records as well.
You can use the Etherpad tool to visualize your own writing style.
Learn how to create a new document or spreadsheet inside Google Docs using simple desktop shortcuts.
This video screencast from a product manager at Microsoft explains one critical difference between Google Docs and Office Web Apps when used with the desktop version of Microsoft Office.
Microsoft's new document sharing website â€“ docs.com - is powered by Office Web Apps and the Facebook platform.
Learn how to download and backup all your Google Docs documents to the computer's hard drive.
This article describes how you can download all your Google Docs documents to the computer as Zip File without requiring any third-party tools.
This article describes how you can use Google Docs as an online distraction free writing tool without requiring additional software.
If you have a pile of documents, PDF files and presentations stored in your Google Docs account that you want to world to find via search engines, here's a workaround.
In addition to Office documents and PDF files, you can also email your photographs to Google Docs or upload them online via the web browser.
Learn how to discover and track the most popular pages of your website on Twitter using Google Docs. You can measure the Twitter success of your RSS feed or the entire site in one go.
You can now view very large amounts of data (like a huge Excel spreadsheet) in the browser with the help of Google Fusion Tables.
You can publish Excel spreadsheet data as PDF that one can download directly from Google servers without having to open the document in Google Docs or another Office application.
Learn how to integrate Google Docs with Microsoft Office. You can save your Office documents directly to Google Docs or open your online documents in Microsoft Office programs directly for reading or writing.