Google Keep note-taking app revealed

Google has unveiled its own note-taking app, Google Keep, which is integrated into Google Drive

Google Keep

Google has announced a note-taking application for Android 4.0+ devices, called Google Keep.

Aside from the obvious note-jotting ability, Google Keep can also create check-lists and add picture reminders. For the typing averse, it takes voice notes which are transcribed to text. The app includes a search function to help find particular notes.

All of your notes are stored in Google Drive and synced across devices.

A widget can be placed to keep notes at the fore, and notes can be dragged around and colour coded. A lockscreen widget is also available (for Android 4.2+ devices) for quick note taking.

Google Keep is available on Google Play for devices running Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich and above.

You can access, edit and create new notes on the web at http://drive.google.com/keep, and Google says that in coming weeks users will be able to do the same directly from Google Drive.

Source: Google Blog

More software news

Google Reader to shut down

WhatsApp available on BlackBerry 10

Microsoft fined US$731-million for broken promise

Windows Phone 8 support ends in 2014: Microsoft

Share your thoughts

Join the conversation

Connect with Us

androidappletwitterfacebookgoogleplusfeednewsletter

Poll

Which mobile operator do you think offers the best value-for-money data products?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

Public Protector to take legal action against SABC

Hlaudi Motsoeneng

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says her office will be taking legal action against the SABC board following the appointment of Hlaudi Motsoeneng to a senior executive position.

MTN busy fixing billing problems

MTN logo 3D

MTN has assured that it is busy fixing a billing issue that has left some subscribers without cellular services.

LTE prices: Cell C vs Telkom

Telkom Cell C

Cell C has launched five new promotional contract LTE packages, competing directly against Telkom’s fixed LTE products.

Massive MTN billing problems

MTN logo yellow

MTN subscribers are up in arms after having their services suspended by the network.

Free MyBroadband Newsletter
×