Google Keep quietly launches; see the link below for more details and a video; also see Google Keep: A new note-taking service that takes on Evernote (VentureBeat)
"To solve this problem we’ve created Google Keep. With Keep you can quickly jot ideas down when you think of them and even include checklists and photos to keep track of what’s important to you. Your notes are safely stored in Google Drive and synced to all your devices so you can always have them at hand.Official Blog: Google Keep—Save what’s on your mind
If it’s more convenient to speak than to type that’s fine—Keep transcribes voice memos for you automatically. There’s super-fast search to find what you’re looking for and when you’re finished with a note you can archive or delete it."