Google Adds Google Now Cards, More Voice Actions On Android

Google has launched an update for its search app, with some new Google Now cards for: Events Nearby, Suggestions to help with research, Boarding Passes from Gmail (United only, but more to come), Search by camera when at museums or…

Google Is Trying To Figure Out What You’re Not Already Searching For

Google is pinging people at random times, and asking them what they want to know at that moment, in an effort to uncover new types of information that it can potentially provide to users. This is a research strategy that…

Google Now Gets Some New Cards In Android 4.2

Google revealed its new line of Nexus devices today, and along with that it revealed Android 4.2, which is deemed “a new flavor of Jelly Bean”. Part of the new Jelly Bean is an improved version of Google Now, which…

Google Launches Field Trip App For Android

Google’s Niantic Labs has launched a new Android app called Field Trip. The company is describing it as “your guide to the cool, hidden, and unique things in the world around you.” The app runs in the background on your…

Google Launches Some New Google Now Features

Google has released an update to the Google Search App for Android, which began rolling out last night. There are some new Jelly Bean-specific features, which cater to Google Now, which was unveiled at Google I/O a couple months ago.…

What Google Now Can Teach You About Reaching Your Customers

At Google I/O last month, Google revealed what could be the beginning of the future of how you use Google . Google Now was revealed as one of several prongs in a shift in mobile search strategy that Google has…

This Is How Google Plans To See Through Your Eyes (Literally)

Google has captured many imaginations with Project Glass, and the device will not even be available to consumers until next year at the earliest. Wearing a Google Glass in front of your eye may be your ticket to a futuristic…

Google Now: Do You Want Google Using Your Information In This Way?

Google is looking to change the future of search by making it less relevant. It’s a pretty bold move, considering that search is Google’s bread and butter. With Google Now, Google wants to give you the information you need before…

Here Are The Cards Google Now Is Starting With

Google Now, Google’s new Android feature, now has a landing page with information about it. This includes the diagram above. The page begins with the promo video we looked at previously: “Google Now gets you just the right information at…

Google Now: Can Google Win Search For Good By Making It Less Important?

Google made a lot of announcements at Google I/O, some grander than others, but some of them were directly related to search. Google’s new version of Android, Jellybean, comes with improved Knowledge Graph visualization, a Siri competitor, and something called…