Google voice search gets better with each update, as it slowly evolves into a truly smart assistant. One YouTuber showcases the latest improvements on video.
Users can either enter “define:” followed by their word of choice, or use voice search. For some words, simply entering the word in the search or omnibox will bring up the definition and synonyms, but not all. Searching for “Android” yielded a host of results about our favorite operating system, while asking Google to define it brought up the definition ahead of search results.
Google is bringing new cards to Google Now, including car rentals, concert tickets and commute sharing, and updating others in a new update to Google Search for Android.
Google is updating its Search service with Google Now-like voice-supported personalized results, based on information taken from Gmail, Google Calendar and Google+.
In Google Now, a card with the title “Listen for a TV show” will allow you to get info about what you’re watching in real time, without entering any data. Maybe that actor was on a really great show you used to love, but can’t quite remember the name.
During the keynote presentation at its developers conference, Apple has revealed that Google is to be dropped as the Internet search engine for Siri in the next release iOS 7, Bing will now be used instead. Are Apple making a mistake by switching to Microsoft’s Bing?
Nutrition information is the latest feature to be added to Google Search, allowing you to keep an eye on what you’re eating, even on the go.
Searching by voice is included in the latest stable version of the Chrome browser, which is version 27. Do you have it yet?
Google Now is available on iPhone and iPad via a new Google Search app update, bringing iOS users some of the Google Now features that were exclusive to Jelly Bean users. But is it as feature-packed as the Android version?
After two years of investigations and subsequent negotiations, the EU and Google have agreed on a set of terms which will see Google legally obliged to change some of its search results in Europe to ensure that it doesn’t create a monopoly in vertical search.