Google’s Notetaking App Challenges Evernote

Google’s Notetaking App Challenges Evernote

Google Keep allows you to take notes with your voice, add photos, or type lists, and saves them across your devices.

Emma Hutchings
  • 22 march 2013

Google Keep is a notetaking and organization tool that is being compared to Evernote. The app enables you to type notes, add boxes to create a checklist, have voice memos transcribed automatically, and snap a photo and annotate it.

Notes are stored in Google Drive and synced across all of your devices so you can access them anywhere, on desktop or mobile. There is a search function to find what you’re looking for and you can swipe a note to archive it.

Google Launches Notetaking App To Challenge Evernote

You can drag notes around to change their order of importance on the tiled homepage and color-code them to stay organized and make it more visually interesting. A lock screen widget (available on devices running Android 4.2+) even enables you to capture thoughts quickly without unlocking your device.

You can check out the new app from Google in the video below:

Google Keep


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