Google Apps
Google Apps

Google Apps is a service from Google for using custom domain names with several Google products. It features several web applications including Google Email, Google Calendar, Google Docs and Google Sites.

All of these web applications offer an online alternative to traditional office suites. Thus Google Apps can be considered to be as an online office suite as well as a complete collaboration suite.

Google Apps Email is a user friendly email service that supports almost all popular mail service options - mail forwarding, mail filtering, auto-responders, mail attachments, and many other unique features like labels, composing messages and conversations. Gmail

Google Talk is an instant messaging and voice over internet protocol (VOIP) service offered by Google which also supports video chat. This service can be used from Google Mail web access as well as a chat client which is available for Windows platform. Gtalk

Google Sites allows users to work together on creating and managing a Google Site. They can add file attachments, information from other applications (Google Docs, Google Calendar, YouTube, Google Video and Picasa) and new page content. Users also can add new pages with a single click, and have full control over who has access to the created sites. Gsites

The interface of Google Calendar allows users to view, create and manage their calendar events and tasks. Google Calendar supports drag-and-drop, so users can easily move events from one date or hour to another without reloading the page. Gcalendar

Google Docs is an online word processor, presentation, spreadsheet and form application provided by Google. It allows users to collaborate in real-time by creating and editing documents online. Gdocs

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