Google Docs is already a terrific suite of Office-like applications, and now it’s getting even better. Google has revamped Docs to make it faster, more responsive, and easier to collaborate. The company has also added a new drawings editor, for images flowcharts, and diagrams.
With our old foundation, we could continue delivering most features you wanted quickly, but over time it became clear that some just weren’t possible. So we decided to rebuild the underlying infrastructure of Docs to give us greater flexibility, improved performance and a better platform for developing new features quickly. Today, we’re pleased to announce preview versions of the new Google document and spreadsheet editors and a new standalone drawings editor, all built with an even greater focus on speed and collaboration.
Here’s a video with more details: