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Google Search & Google Now Combined


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Google’s update to Google Search brings a new feature – Google Now. The information you want is supposed to now be supplied to you just as you need it.

New in version 3.0.0 is:

• weather and traffic conditions before you start your day
• updates on your favorite sports teams and breaking news stories as they happen

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Watch the video below to see some of the capabilities.

The developer describes the app as follows:

Search faster and easier with the latest Search app from Google. Get just the right information at just the right time with Google Now. Search hands­free with enhanced Voice Search.

Answers before you ask with Google Now
• Get weather and traffic conditions before you start your day
• Get updates on your favorite sports teams and breaking news stories as they happen
Find out more about all other ways Google Now can help at http://www.google.com/now

Enhanced Voice Search for everything else
• Simply say what you want and get results without typing.
• Enhanced voice recognition with text streamed on the fly.
• Get answers spoken directly back to you with results tailored to your questions.

Other Google Search app features
• Faster: get to search results faster than by searching from a browser
• Beautiful full­screen image search
• Swipe away webpages to quickly return to search results
• Google Goggles: Snap a photo of what you see to find more information about products, landmarks or famous paintings, and even solve Sudoku puzzles

Learn more about the app at google.com/now.

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