Google Search – Droid Life https://www.droid-life.com An intense Android news community bringing you the latest in phones, rooting, apps, and reviews. Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:33:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Celebrities Now Provide Personal Answers to Important Questions on Google Search https://www.droid-life.com/2017/12/07/google-search-celebs/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/12/07/google-search-celebs/#comments Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:58:34 +0000 https://www.droid-life.com/?p=209423

Going straight to the list of things I didn’t think was ever necessary, celebrities are getting some A-list treatment over on Google Search. To give you an example of what’s happening, let’s say you Google, “Can Will Ferrell really play the drums?” Thanks to this new “feature,” Mr. Ferrell himself will now provide the answer … Continued

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Going straight to the list of things I didn’t think was ever necessary, celebrities are getting some A-list treatment over on Google Search.

To give you an example of what’s happening, let’s say you Google, “Can Will Ferrell really play the drums?” Thanks to this new “feature,” Mr. Ferrell himself will now provide the answer via a selfie video, all within Google Search.

Currently, only a handful of celebrities have accessible selfie videos on Google Search, but as Google says, many more are coming. For now, you can find personal videos from Priyanka Chopra, Will Ferrell, Tracee Ellis Ross, Gina Rodriguez, Kenan Thompson, Allison Williams, Nick Jonas, Mark Wahlberg, James Franco, Seth MacFarlane, Jonathan Yeo, and Dominique Ansel.

If you want to listen to some celebs provide a few personal answers, check it out on your phone!

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Who Else Misses Google Now? https://www.droid-life.com/2017/11/28/else-misses-google-now/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/11/28/else-misses-google-now/#comments Tue, 28 Nov 2017 22:12:00 +0000 https://www.droid-life.com/?p=209112

Back on June 28, 2012, I wrote an article titled “Google Now is Awesome.” Today, if I were to write a follow-up to that article, I’d probably title it, “WTF happened to Google Now and what is this dumpster fire that Google has forced upon us in its place?” If we look back at when … Continued

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Back on June 28, 2012, I wrote an article titled “Google Now is Awesome.” Today, if I were to write a follow-up to that article, I’d probably title it, “WTF happened to Google Now and what is this dumpster fire that Google has forced upon us in its place?”

If we look back at when Google Now was first introduced, it’s obvious now that it was the beginning of the Google Assistant. It was very much an assistant in that it provided you useful information just when you needed it. That info included the weather, all of the information about your flight later in the day, how traffic was looking for your commute home, tracking status on packages, if your favorite sports teams were playing or had just played, and if it was time to leave for your next calendar appointment. All of those items are still around today in some form and they can almost all be accessed within Google Assistant or through a voice command.

But here’s the thing. The beauty of Google Now was its UI simplicity. All you had to do was use the Google Now Launcher and swipe over to the left panel where all of your information was waiting for you. It was often in the order you needed it to be, you didn’t need to ask it for much, and its pure usefulness was something I’m not sure we appreciated enough. Google Now cards were the sh*t. Today, I don’t know even know what Google is trying to do with that old Google Now screen.

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There are often 3 or 4 different versions of the Google Now panel floating around. And actually, Google is just calling it the Feed these days and has basically retired Now. But you get various versions at all times, some with rounded corner cards and different panels, transparency on some screens, and swiping and non-swiping and ugh. The UI consistency is an absolute mess, yet that’s not even the worst part of it all.

The Google Feed in its current state is basically a glorified news reader of topics that Google thinks you might like. There are times that it does a decent job of feeding me topics I might be interested in, I’ll give them that. However, I don’t need Google to find articles for me to read. I need Google to use its AI smarts and tell me about my day or my favorite sports team or my flights or if I should leave or where I parked my car. I’d also appreciate it if Google didn’t bury that info or gave me a way to customize the order in which it shows information in this Feed thing.

For example, if I swipe over to the Feed, I’d like to see the old Google Now stuff, that included my calendar items, package tracking, price changes to items I had searched for, flight info, etc. Instead, I get hot news items of the day that are typically just re-hashed Android and tech stuff I’ve read 4 times and probably written a story about, since that’s what I’m doing on Google all day for my job. Thanks, Google, for never letting me leave work behind. The current version of the Feed makes me have to tap this weird looking inbox/sun/half-pipe-sprinkler icon in order to get to any of that information, which really is just a shortcut to the Google App. From within there, I then find a UI with 5 columns, one for the feed, the sprinkler for my day, another for searching, a fourth for Google Search history that I’ll never use, and a bottom-situated hamburger menu that opens an entire settings menu as a full page. Talk about breaking your own guidelines, eh, Google?

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Let me decide the info I see, Google. Please. Let me re-order the panels, turn some off or on, and decide with my own internal AI what it is that I want to see. It sure as hell isn’t news articles all day, every day.

At this point, it’s almost as if Google is purposely destroying all that was Google Now by creating the worst user experience possible in its place to force you to just use Assistant. Because in all honesty, I never use the Feed for information anymore and instead either ask the Assistant or go directly to the app that will give it to me. Google Now was once an advanced simplicity of information gathering that has since become a 5-headed chicken with 4 heads cut off.

I miss Google Now.

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Google Search and Maps Now Show You Estimated Wait Times at Restaurants https://www.droid-life.com/2017/11/07/google-search-maps-now-show-estimated-wait-times-restaurants/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/11/07/google-search-maps-now-show-estimated-wait-times-restaurants/#comments Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:01:25 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=208136

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It has been almost a year since Google began showing their Popular Times feature in Google Search and Maps, so today, they are adding an additional bit of information to it. As you search for your favorite restaurants in Google, you’ll now see estimated wait times along with the busy indicator.

In order to see the new estimated wait times, you’ll simply tap on the hour bars in the Popular Times section, as can be seen in the image above. So not only will you be able to see the times a restaurant is busy or if it might be busier than usual at the moment, you’ll also know just how long you might have to wait for a table should you show up.

Google says that you should start seeing this new addition show up for “nearly a million” sit-down restaurants around the globe.

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Google is Going to Show You Video Previews Now in Search Results https://www.droid-life.com/2017/08/18/google-going-show-video-previews-now-search-results/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/08/18/google-going-show-video-previews-now-search-results/#comments Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:29:51 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=204801

I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you may also find GIF-style previews of videos that autoplay and show you a bit … Continued

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I don’t know that video previews were something I was ever looking for when performing Google searches, but they are coming and they could be cool. Google announced this afternoon that alongside the short text snippets you see for results, you may also find GIF-style previews of videos that autoplay and show you a bit of the fun before you tap through.

To see this in action, check out the animated GIF below. If you’ve used YouTube at all recently then you’ll know how this works. Basically, as you flip through optional video results, as you stop on each one, a brief preview will play. It helps you decide if this is the video you want or if you should jump off to the next

Google says that the change starts rolling out today, but won’t reach most until next week. At that time, you’ll find this experience in the Google App and Chrome on Android. The previews are set to autoplay when you are on WiFi, though you can enable them on mobile networks too if that’s your style.

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Google Now Provides Pollen Forecasts in Search https://www.droid-life.com/2017/08/16/google-pollen-forecasts/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/08/16/google-pollen-forecasts/#comments Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:02:58 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=204629

For all you folks suffering from pollen allergies, Google is now providing pollen forecasts via Google Search. To fire up the forecast, simply say, “Pollen forecast” into Google, then get all of the info delivered right to you. The forecast shows five days, what type of allergen is likely to bug you (example: Grass), and … Continued

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For all you folks suffering from pollen allergies, Google is now providing pollen forecasts via Google Search.

To fire up the forecast, simply say, “Pollen forecast” into Google, then get all of the info delivered right to you. The forecast shows five days, what type of allergen is likely to bug you (example: Grass), and tells you whether folks with allergies may experience symptoms that day.

According to Google, this info is pulled directly from Weather.com, so you can rest assured that the info is as accurate as possible. Additionally, if pollen gets high in your area, you can receive reminders inside of the Google app to help make you aware before it’s too late.

Dang you, killer pollen!

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Google Search’s Fact Check Label Rolls Out Everywhere https://www.droid-life.com/2017/04/07/google-searchs-fact-check-label-rolls-everywhere/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/04/07/google-searchs-fact-check-label-rolls-everywhere/#comments Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:43:03 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=199101

The internet is filled with a lot of garbage, more so than ever right now. Outside of everyone and their toe having a hot take, the real garbage I’m referring to is the wave of made-up-nonsense news that flooded places like Facebook during the previous election or has potentially been crawled by Google and placed into Search results. Because … Continued

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The internet is filled with a lot of garbage, more so than ever right now. Outside of everyone and their toe having a hot take, the real garbage I’m referring to is the wave of made-up-nonsense news that flooded places like Facebook during the previous election or has potentially been crawled by Google and placed into Search results. Because the world is a better place when purposely misleading trash is called out for being purposely misleading trash to help you laugh in the face of your scary middle-of-no-where extremist uncles and aunts as they go about sharing it, Google is making it clearer than ever when something has been fact checked. 

In Google News results, you’ll now see clearly marked information about news articles that have been checked. The claim is highlighted, along with the person who made the claim, followed by a fact check on whether or not it’s true. Take a look at the image above to see how this will look.

Starting today, Google is rolling this out everywhere from News to Search. Of course, you won’t see it in every result, but when you do, you’ll hopefully be a more informed individual who isn’t just screaming “FAKE NEWS!” because the information doesn’t align with your whacked out beliefs. Facts are important. Correct information, whether we agree with it or not, is important. Don’t be the sh*thead who isn’t about a factual world.

If you are a publisher and want to have your articles in this whole fact-checking thing, hit up the link below to get the instructions.

Via: Google

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Google Search’s Quick Shortcuts to Popular Tools Begin Rolling Out More Widely https://www.droid-life.com/2017/03/21/google-search-shortcuts-tools-tips/ https://www.droid-life.com/2017/03/21/google-search-shortcuts-tools-tips/#comments Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:58:43 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=198192

This morning, Google announced that Google Search will soon (starting today) begin showing shortcuts to some of its most popular tools. This is the broader rollout of a feature that has been in testing for some time. In fact, we showed you these shortcuts back in early February. The shortcuts, once they start showing on … Continued

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This morning, Google announced that Google Search will soon (starting today) begin showing shortcuts to some of its most popular tools. This is the broader rollout of a feature that has been in testing for some time. In fact, we showed you these shortcuts back in early February.

The shortcuts, once they start showing on your device, will be found just under the search bar as you load up the Google app or swipe over into Google Now in the Now Launcher. You can see exactly what this looks like in the image above. 

From there, you can tap an arrow to get into the full list of shortcuts to tools. I don’t know for sure, but the arrangement of them at the top of the Google app should change as you use them or at least show those that you might want to use, rather than a random assortment of buttons.

What are these shortcuts for? As I mentioned, they are shortcuts to some of Google Search’s most popular tools. Want to know when sunset is? Tap on the Sunset shortcut. Want to see sports scores? Tap the Sports shortcut. Want to find bars, pharmacies, florists, or ATMs nearby? Tap those shortcuts. You can even quickly launch into an internet speedtest, turn your phone into a level, and of course, get the weather.

Be sure you have the latest version of the Google app in order to get access to shortcuts.

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Google App Update Breaks Google Now Into Two Feeds https://www.droid-life.com/2016/12/06/google-app-update-breaks-google-now-two-feeds/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/12/06/google-app-update-breaks-google-now-two-feeds/#comments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:44:53 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=194380

The Google App is receiving an update this week that breaks Google Now into two separate feeds of information. One of the feeds will keep you up to date on your subscribed-to news, sports, and entertainment, while the other will be used to help you stay on track for the day.  The update is coming … Continued

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The Google App is receiving an update this week that breaks Google Now into two separate feeds of information. One of the feeds will keep you up to date on your subscribed-to news, sports, and entertainment, while the other will be used to help you stay on track for the day. 

The update is coming to Android first for now and will introduce a new set of buttons at the bottom of Google Now. The button on the bottom left will feature the news and sports and all of that info, while the button or tab on the right will get you into upcoming flight, reservation, and calendar info. The GIF below shows this well.

Some of you have had this tabbed approach off and on in recent months as Google tested it pretty widely from time to time. If you aren’t seeing it just yet, though, that’s likely because this is rolling out slowly. The beta track of the Google App received an update today, yet I still don’t have the tabs. I guess we’ll need to be patient.

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Google Now Lets You Check How Busy a Place is In Real-Time https://www.droid-life.com/2016/11/21/google-now-lets-check-busy-place-real-time/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/11/21/google-now-lets-check-busy-place-real-time/#comments Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:07:23 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=193928

Back in 2015, Google introduced a featured in Google Search that showed you when a retailer, bar, restaurant, or other location was the most popular. The Popular Times section in the place’s listing featured a graph that let you see at what time might be best to visit to avoid crowds. Today, Google is upgrading this … Continued

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Back in 2015, Google introduced a featured in Google Search that showed you when a retailer, bar, restaurant, or other location was the most popular. The Popular Times section in the place’s listing featured a graph that let you see at what time might be best to visit to avoid crowds. Today, Google is upgrading this feature with a real-time representation of how popular a place is at the moment. 

As you’ll see in the GIF below, Google has tagged the Popular Times section as “Live” and with a pink bar in the graph of the current time. This should show you in real-time if a place is busy and whether or not you may want to avoid it. You can also report to Google if they are incorrect on the level of busyness.

Happy hour, easier than ever to decide upon, thanks to Google.

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Additionally, Google has added in an estimate as to how long people typically stay at a location. The idea here is to help you plan around timing, assuming you need to get to multiple places or be back home at a certain time.

Finally, search results will now show hours of operation broken out by departments or special services. For example, some restaurants have separate hours for restaurant and bar sections, as do retailers for their specific areas, like pharmacy drive-thrus vs. the rest of the store.

To see these new options, just search for a place you are thinking of visiting.

Via:  Google

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Google Launches In Apps Search on Android to Let You Search Within Everything https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/31/google-launches-apps-search-android-let-search-within-everything/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/31/google-launches-apps-search-android-let-search-within-everything/#comments Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:03:22 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=190813

Late last night, Google unwrapped a new feature for the Google App on Android that lets you search within apps installed on your phone. The new feature is called (fittingly) In Apps and will show up as a new “In Apps” tab within Search.  What’s the point of specifying a search to within apps? For … Continued

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Late last night, Google unwrapped a new feature for the Google App on Android that lets you search within apps installed on your phone. The new feature is called (fittingly) In Apps and will show up as a new “In Apps” tab within Search. 

What’s the point of specifying a search to within apps? For one, this allows you to search contacts and messages on your phone from within a single interface, that being the Google App. Google gives an example of you and a friend talking about sushi last week, so a quick search from the In Apps tab for “sushi” could help you find that conversation. You could also just search that friend’s name and find conversations you have had with them throughout multiple apps, like Gmail, Facebook Messenger, SMS, etc. Or maybe you want to pull up a running list for the grocery store – you could search for “groceries” and get to it. All of this happens on your phone, by the way, so you can perform these searches even without a data connection.

That make sense?

As of today, Google says that In Apps works with Gmail, Spotify, and YouTube, but that they will continue to add support for it “in the coming months.” The next wave of apps should include Facebook Messenger, LinkedIn, Evernote, Glide, Todoist, and Google Keep.

In related news, Google continues to pump up the LG V20 for LG by announcing that their next phone will be the first with a dedicated shortcut to the In Apps mode on both the home screen and second screen of the device (second screen confirmed!). The V20 integration also means you will be able to search In Apps for pre-installed LG apps as well, alongside those supported right away by Google.

Below, you can see how In Apps works on a Nexus 5 and the V20.

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Google Search Now Lets You Play Solitaire or Tic-Tac-Toe https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/25/google-search-now-lets-play-solitaire-tic-tac-toe/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/25/google-search-now-lets-play-solitaire-tic-tac-toe/#comments Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:11:19 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=190607

From within the Google app (or on the desktop), you can now play solitaire or tic-tac-toe without ever installing either game. Thanks to the power of Google, each game is essentially embedded within search results, giving you quick access to two of the all-time classics. In solitaire, Google is giving you easy or hard options, … Continued

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From within the Google app (or on the desktop), you can now play solitaire or tic-tac-toe without ever installing either game. Thanks to the power of Google, each game is essentially embedded within search results, giving you quick access to two of the all-time classics.

In solitaire, Google is giving you easy or hard options, which means single card or triple card dealing. The works as you would expect, with tapping and dragging of cards until you can stack them all. 

In tic-tac-toe, you can play against the computer in easy, medium, or impossible modes, or against a friend, should you have one near.

Again, to play either, just search for “solitaire” or “tic-tac-toe” in Google search and the games will show up as results. Enjoy.

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Google Search Makes Finding the Hot Spots in Cities Easier https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/04/google-search-hot-spots/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/08/04/google-search-hot-spots/#comments Thu, 04 Aug 2016 20:02:53 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=189942

Imagine you are visiting San Francisco, but only have 24 hours to cram in as much fun stuff as you can. In a city like SF, where there is something to do on every corner, Google wants to ensure that you are only seeing, doing, and eating the best of the best. Beginning now, when … Continued

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Imagine you are visiting San Francisco, but only have 24 hours to cram in as much fun stuff as you can. In a city like SF, where there is something to do on every corner, Google wants to ensure that you are only seeing, doing, and eating the best of the best.

Beginning now, when users type a certain type of food into Google Search, the results will be filled with lists of must-try locations. For example, if you type in “hamburgers,” the results will return as normal. However, the top listings will also feature reviews from top critics and best-of lists from reputable publishers. Essentially, Google is attempting to weed out the not-so-favorable locations from listings. 

For select locations, Google will also list how long people are typically at a place, allowing those who are down to the minute planners make sure they are squeezing every fun second out of a day.

These changes are live right now in Google Search.

Via: Google

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Google Now on Tap Gets Translating From Any Screen, New Discover Mode, Barcode/QR Scanning https://www.droid-life.com/2016/07/06/google-now-tap-gets-translating-screen-new-discover-mode-barcodeqr-scanning/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/07/06/google-now-tap-gets-translating-screen-new-discover-mode-barcodeqr-scanning/#comments Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:27:23 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=188513

Google Now on Tap, a one-time cool but limited party trick, is sure turning into the useful service we all hoped (and sort of envisioned) it could be come. The latest wave of new features to hit the in-the-moment search service includes the ability to translate text from any screen, discover new content in a … Continued

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Google Now on Tap, a one-time cool but limited party trick, is sure turning into the useful service we all hoped (and sort of envisioned) it could be come. The latest wave of new features to hit the in-the-moment search service includes the ability to translate text from any screen, discover new content in a new Discover mode, and quickly find out information about products by scanning barcodes and QR codes. 

With the new translate feature, it does exactly what you would hope – translate any screen. Chrome already does a good job of translating within web pages, but you do more on your phone than just browse Chrome. Now, when in an app or other screen that is written in a language you aren’t familiar with, you can run Now on Tap, choose the “Translate this screen” option that appears, and sit back as Google magically translates it. As of today, the new translate feature is available to phones “with the language set to English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian.”

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The new Discover mode brings a new button to the Now on Tap bar, right in the middle of where you would see other shortcuts for Yelp or Google Maps or Google Play. By tapping this option, Google will try to show you a “stream of visual content related to what’s on your screen,” making it easy to browse around interesting topics. In this Discover mode, you’ll find YouTube videos, news articles, etc.

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Finally, in addition to Google giving your camera Now on Tap powers, they have added to that idea by allowing you to open your camera, hover over a barcode or QR code, fire up Now on Tap, and quickly learn more about the item. That could be a code on packaging or the random QR code you see scattered about the real world.

Google says these new features will arrive as early as today.

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Google is Testing Internet Speed Within Search Results https://www.droid-life.com/2016/06/29/google-testing-internet-speed-within-search-results/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/06/29/google-testing-internet-speed-within-search-results/#comments Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:50:47 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=188305

Typically, when you are looking to test your internet speeds, one will head to Ookla’s Speed Test website, or maybe even Netflix’s new Fast.com site. Well, that all may be changing soon. According to information posted onto Google’s support site, as well as a tweet circulating the web, it appears Google is bringing internet speed testing … Continued

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Typically, when you are looking to test your internet speeds, one will head to Ookla’s Speed Test website, or maybe even Netflix’s new Fast.com site. Well, that all may be changing soon. According to information posted onto Google’s support site, as well as a tweet circulating the web, it appears Google is bringing internet speed testing directly to Google Search. 

Currently, when a search of “check internet speed” is performed on Google, you will be met with plenty of results, whether they be from Netflix, Ookla, Xfinity, etc. When these changes go live for the masses, a button will appear in Google Search stating, “Run Speed Test.” When hit, Google will perform the speed test for you, then relay that information back to you. Google is essentially turning themselves into your destination instead of the middleman, something they have been getting better at as Google Search has become a more powerful and smarter tool over the years.

Stated on Google’s support page, the test is performed by M-Lab. Besides your IP address, no other information is shared, but it also not known what other information is provided following the test. For example, Ookla will provide comprehensive details post speed test, unlike Fast.com which merely shows your download speed. Will Google provide download and upload speeds, or allow you to choose a server to perform the test? Currently, the test is said to weigh in at around 40MB of transferred data, possibly more if your speeds are high. If you count MBs on your monthly phone plan, be aware of that.

We don’t quite know when Google will flip the switch for this feature, but if testing is being done in select areas, we must be close. From time to time, feel free to run that search and maybe you will get lucky and see the option pop up.

Via: The Next Web | @dr_pete | Google Support

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Searching for Song Lyrics? Google Search is the Place to Be https://www.droid-life.com/2016/06/28/google-search-song-lyrics/ https://www.droid-life.com/2016/06/28/google-search-song-lyrics/#comments Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:59:22 +0000 http://www.droid-life.com/?p=188278

Thanks to a new licensing deal with LyricFind, Google will now display lyrics for practically any song you need directly on Search. Lyrics being displayed on Google Search isn’t exactly new, but the new deal ensures that whenever you search for lyrics, you are directed towards Google Play, instead of hundreds of possibly unlicensed lyric … Continued

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Thanks to a new licensing deal with LyricFind, Google will now display lyrics for practically any song you need directly on Search. Lyrics being displayed on Google Search isn’t exactly new, but the new deal ensures that whenever you search for lyrics, you are directed towards Google Play, instead of hundreds of possibly unlicensed lyric sites. 

As you will notice in the search results, Google will only display a large chunk of song lyrics, then direct you to Google Play to see the rest. From here, you can purchase the track you searched the lyrics for. By doing this, Google is bringing in revenue, then handing over a piece of that pie to the publishers. According to an executive at LyricFind, this deal will net publishers millions of dollars, so long as people continue to search for song lyrics.

Check out the screenshots below to see what you will be met with when searching for song lyrics. At the bottom, a link leads you to Google Play, then a price tag for the single.

These changes take place today in the US.

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Via: Billboard

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