Holo mild, new spreadsheet and scan choices offered
Word from a few days ago tipped that a Google Drive update began rolling out to devices with several new features, and now it seems that the update is hitting a wide number of devices. Although at first glance the update’s changelog of “Bug fixes and other improvements” may throw you off, there are actually quite a few changes in the latest version.
First and most noticeable is the move to a “holo light” theme from “holo dark,” which will make the app extremely familiar to those who use the latest versions of Gmail. Next on the main screen you’ll notice a new bottom action bar with options to upload, create and scan, where the “create” option gives you a familiar menu to make new folders, documents and spreadsheets. This new bottom bar replaces the old plus button in the top action bar, and hides when you scroll down your documents list.
You’ll also find a good grouping of new features in the spreadsheet editor for merging and locking cells, and new options to improve your new scans. There are small tweaks and enhancements throughout your complete app, resulting in what looks as if an superior expertise all-round for us. You could snatch the most recent model from the Play Retailer hyperlink above.