eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar

Google Calendar supports sharing calendars and soliciting comments about upcoming events.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Quick event

We could create events using natural language to specify a time, date and place; Google Calendar parses the content and creates the event.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Quick event

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google maps integration

Google Calendar also looks at location data as a way to tap into the Google Maps application.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google maps integration

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google inline editing screen

The interface allows editing of fields without having to click on an edit button--just hover the cursor over a field and it becomes editable

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google inline editing screen

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google calendar

Like most calendar and scheduling applications, Google Calendar allowed us to manage multiple calendars, each with its own sharing settings.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Google calendar

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Quick configure

Shortcuts are well-integrated. Here, we could configure calendar settings from the main calendar view.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Quick configure

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Create balloon

We liked the ease with which we could create events through this bubble dialog from the calendar grid in the main view.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Create balloon

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Agenda View

No calendar is complete without an agenda view. The listing uses icons to indicate attendees and sharing as well as location details.

eWEEK Labs Walk-Through: Google Calendar - Agenda View

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