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Google Docs Adds Over 300 New Templates

Google Docs Templates

Google Docs recently added over 300 templates for a variety of business documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. Need templates for a calendar, a letter, a resume, or even Avery-compatible labels? You're good to go.

My favorites are in the eclectic "Miscellaneous" section, where you'll find templates for athletes, parents, wedding or event planners, wine nerds, screenwriters -- even "animal guardians".

Cool new resource and a neat idea. Yet another reason for MS Office to keep an eye on its dwindling lunch.

I'm looking forward to spending some time with these, because I'm a huge GDocs nerd. Can't wait until you can edit Google Documents via your iPhone. That's when the game really changes.

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Playing catch-up

"Can’t wait until you can edit Google Documents via your iPhone. That’s when the game really changes."

Why? Microsoft has had mobile versions of its apps out for years now. There's even Documents2Go for Palm and other platforms. You can easily create, edit, email, and share documents online with most existing smartphones. Seems like Google and Apple are playing catch-up here.




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