Google has began to roll out an up to date UI for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides that’s meant to slot in with its Materials Design 3 language. The apps nonetheless work the identical manner they used to, however Google writes in an announcement post that they need to now be a bit extra “simplified,” with much less muddle and some enhancements and additions.
Writing concerning the replace when it was introduced in February, my colleague Jay Peters famous that it’s just like Gmail’s new look, which is sensible provided that Google says it’s attempting to “streamline core collaboration journeys throughout our merchandise.”
I’ll level you toward Jay’s article for a bit extra data on the brand new design, however the essential information for immediately is that it’s going to begin exhibiting up within the wild. So should you’ve seen that one thing appears a bit totally different when you’re writing or engaged on a spreadsheet, that could be why.
Google says that it’ll be rolling out over the following 15 days for customers on speedy launch domains and that everybody ought to have it by March twenty fifth. The corporate says it’ll be coming to all Workspace and private customers in addition to people who find themselves nonetheless on its legacy G Suite Primary and Enterprise plans.