Cloud computing is simply the act of utilizing a network, usually the Internet, to store information that you want to access from multiple network devices. By utilizing “The Cloud,” you can get to any of your uploaded information anywhere you have access to the Internet. The tutorials below can help you make the most of using the cloud.
In this free tutorial, you will learn everything you need to set up and maintain a Google account to use services like Gmail.
This free Google Docs tutorial will teach you how to use this free cloud-based document program for creating professional documents.
This free Google Drive tutorial will teach you how to use this cloud-based program to create and save documents, spreadsheets, and more.
Feeling a little lost? Google Maps is a free, online mapping service that can show you turn-by-turn directions, satellite imagery, and a whole lot more.
Google Sheets is a free cloud-based tool for creating spreadsheets. This tutorial will show you how to use the powerful tools in Google Sheets for organizing, visualizing, and calculating your data.
Google Slides is a free cloud-based presentation program. In this tutorial, we'll show you how to build a presentation, add animations, customize layouts, and more.
Google is much more than a search engine—you can use it to view maps, plan a vacation, or even tour art museums from the comfort of your living room! The articles below will give you tips for using some of Google's many features and products.
Microsoft Account—previously known as Windows Live ID account—is a free cloud-based account that gives you access to Microsoft services, including Windows 8, OneDrive, and Skype.
Office Online—previously known as Office Web Apps—is a free online version of Microsoft Office that includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. Office Online is accessed through Microsoft's OneDrive—previously known as SkyDrive—a cloud-based storage service that allows you to create, upload, and share Office documents and other files.
Prezi is a web-based tool for creating presentations. It offers some unique features that distinguish it from presentation software like PowerPoint, making it a popular alternative. We'll show you the basics of creating and presenting your own prezis in this free tutorial.
Microsoft SharePoint is used by many businesses for collaboration and other online tasks. Although SharePoint may seem daunting at first, we've found some resources that will make it as easy as possible to get started.