You can already edit Microsoft Office documents in the web-based G Suite applications. Now Google is enabling similar functionality on their Android apps as well.
Recently, I worked with a Google Drive customer using the Backup and Sync personal client to share files internally. If your organization relies on Drive, consider using the better-suited Drive File Stream business client.
Google is deploying G Suite’s new integrated interface to Android, adding tabs in Gmail for easy access to Chat, Mail, Meet, and Rooms. Meant to facilitate remote work, the update will eventually be pushed to iOS as well.
Google is updating G Suite for mobile by adding a number of features, including dark mode and the ability to edit Microsoft Word documents on-the-go without conversion.
Remote learning isn’t going away any time soon. The Tech Edvocate explains the different elements of G Suite for Education, and how they can help students and teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic.