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New feature launch: Save to Dropbox and Multi-language Spell Check

Two of our most requested features are now out of testing and available to all users - an in-editor option to quickly save your work to Dropbox, and a multi-language spell checker to help pick up those typos and mistakes that can easily slip past.

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How to use Protected Projects with Overleaf Pro
By John Hammersley

Protected projects provide greater control and security when you share your documents with collaborators and reviewers, as you retain full control over who can access your work at all times.

Here we provide a short guide to creating your first protected project, adding & removing collaborators, protecting existing projects and identifying your protected projects on the 'My Projects' dashboard.

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The benefits of technology in the classroom
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Guest article by Blake Pappas

Like any other 'industry,' technology is changing education at every level. Tools, gadgets, are available to improve education at every level; for teachers, students, from elementary through college, even for students with disabilities.

Whether it is an adult college student pursuing something technologically advanced like a computer science degree or a child wanting to improve their basic addition and subtraction skills, the diverse variety of technology available is simply amazing.

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Showcase your work from writeLaTeX - share your PDFs and track views & re-shares

We pleased to announce that you can now share your PDFs directly from writeLaTeX, and track how many people view and share your work - freely available to all our users as part of the main writeLaTeX service.

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Free submissions to F1000Research for software and web tool papers

From today F1000Research are waiving their article processing fee for papers documenting the development of bioinformatics software and tools:

"To encourage bioinformatics tool developers to try this new way of publishing, we are inviting the submission of software and web tool papers free of charge to F1000Research."

To help support and encourage the documentation of software development, we've collaborated with F1000Research to bring you an easy way to submit your article directly to F1000Research from the writeLaTeX editor

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