Quick launch summary about breakout rooms in Google Workspace Last month, we launched breakout rooms in Google Meet to G Suite Enterprise for Education customers. We’re now making breakout rooms available to Google Workspace, Essentials, Business Standard, Business Plus, Enterprise Essentials, Enterprise Standard, and Enterprise Plus customers, as well as G Suite Business and Enterprise […]More
In 2021, we’ll make some changes to the way we store Google Photos, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drawings, Forms, and Jamboard content that may impact your domain.More
Video meeting participants can now let you know if they have a question or indicate that they would like to speak by raising their hand in Meet. To raise your hand in order to ask a question in Meet, click on the “Raise Hand” button on the bottom bar during the meeting. Once the button is pressed, it will change to a “Lower Hand” button, which can be clicked to lower your hand.More
Quick launch summary You can now schedule meetings or schedule events in Calendar directly from Google Chat conversations. You’ll see a new icon in the conversation’s compose bar. Clicking on the icon will start a draft calendar event with the attendees from the chat. You can then customize the invite (including attendees) before […]More
With this launch, you can now create a custom role that allows admins to assign a specific set of viewing, posting, and moderation permissions for users within a given group. By adding this to new Groups, we hope to make it quicker and easier to manage group permissions at scale while ensuring all users have the right permissions for your groups.More
Google previously launched Google Meet attendance reports for education meetings. We’re now making several enhancements to provide more access, control, and visibility into meetings and live stream reports. Specifically, we’re adding:
Live streaming viewership data.
Admin control over attendance tracking.
New settings to control report creation.
In-call viewer count for live stream events.
Attendance reports for more customers.
Quick launch summary You can now accept all pending knocks in bulk in Google Meet. Admitting participants or students all at once helps limit interruptions during the video call. Note, only the meeting organizer can see or approve requests to join a meeting. Admit all participants at once in Meet Getting started Admins: […]More
What’s changing Starting December 3, 2020, we’ll make three changes to how group conversations work in Google Chat: Add and change members. You’ll be able to add and change members of new group conversations. Different Google Vault retention policy. If you have a Vault retention policy set, the updated group conversations will respect a different […]More