Lots of us use Google Maps and Search to find businesses and get info about them, like their location and hours. Those features really come in handy during the holidays, and now Google is making Maps and Search even more useful for us that’ll be out shopping for loved ones.
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Twitter is a place that many people go to share news, opinions, and more, and starting today you won’t even need to go to Twitter to get that info.
Google is now inserting Twitter tweets into its mobile search results. The feature is rolling out first to ... Read More »
When you’re hungry, you want to get food into your belly as quickly as you can. Google understands this, and so it’s made it super-easy to find a restaurant online and order from it.
Google has added the ability to order food directly from its search results. When you ... Read More »
Google Now offers quite a few voice actions, but so far they’ve been strictly related to Google services like search, reminders, and control of various Google Now cards. But the Android Developers Google+ account announced new custom voice actions that opens up Google Now to third parties (through Google, of course).
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Google is a fantastic app due to the included Google Now functionality, a feature many people have become reliant on. It offers information when you need it often without you having to even ask. And with every update, the app gets better. However, Google engineers usually hide indications of future features in the code, and ... Read More »
Google is known for keeping its apps up to date, and the Google app is no exception. The latest update is version 4.1 and includes some new features, particularly new settings to control Google Now cards. Anything beyond the most basic control over Google Now cards has been missing from the Google ... Read More »
Google has announced today a new addition to Google voice search on Android that will make speaking to all the apps on your smartphone a lot easier.
By implementing a small bit of code (really small, actually) into their apps, developers can allow users to call up searches through their apps right from any ... Read More »
The Google Search app, better known as Google Now on devices with Jelly Bean and up, is getting a huge update. After the update, the Google Search app will be able to listen for the “OK Google” hotword throughout the entire phone instead of just in the app, the Google Now Launcher or the few ... Read More »
Google Now has changed right under our noses, and most of us didn’t even notice. If you regularly have more than one weather card shown in Google Now (if you commute to a different city for work, for example), you may notice that the card looks a bit different now. Instead of showing multiple cards ... Read More »
Google Now informs you of so many things when you need it. Whether it’s a flight or hotel reservation, it’s incredibly useful to just pull up Google Now and get a direct link to the info you need. It’s quite brilliant. But what about car rentals?
Google has integrated rental car reservation reminders into Google ... Read More »