Guess what, everyone? According to Google Docs and Spreadsheets Guide on Google Groups, a new feature has been added to Google Docs. You can now create a Google Calendar event from within a document. This feature is explained in further detail at the Google Docs & Spreadsheet Help Center.
The goal is collaboration, according to Google.
As you can imagine, this feature is great for those of us who enjoy Google Docs & Spreadsheets as a collaborative resource for collaborative events -- think of all the times a document becomes a meeting -- scheduling a get-together to review a proposal, sending an agenda in advance, or just keeping score for your Wednesday night backgammon club.
Here's where you find the new feature:
Forum discussion at Google Groups.