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Google Search Gets Nutritional Info On Over 1,000 Foods

Google Search gets smarter and more useful every day, and now it can help you with your diet. Starting today and rolling out over the next 10 days to US users, Google Search will offer you info cards on searched foods containing information about nutrition. It knows over 1,000 foods, including simple fruits and vegetables and even more complex foods… Read more

Sprint And Motorola Rolling Out Jelly Bean For The Photon Q

The QWERTY phone is a dying breed, and Motorola held onto it longer than most. Their most recent QWERTY on Sprint was the Photon Q, and for owners of the device, we have great news. Sprint and Motorola are now rolling out the Jelly Bean 4.1 update for you, so get downloading! The update is version 9.8.2Q-122_XT897_FFW-5, and will roll out in stages…. Read more

Google Now May Be Coming To The Web

Google Now for Android (well, Jelly Bean anyway) has been an absolutely fantastic product. Not only is it useful, it’s also smart. But being limited to one platform can’t be good for Google Now, as Google relies on their services to earn them money. Android isn’t their primary focus. And we’ve seen some people that suggest it’ll come to iOS, and even to… Read more

Poll: How Do You Feel About The New Google Play Store 4.0?

As you may well have noticed, Google is rolling out a new look for their Play Store, version 4.0.  We saw a few leaks, so we knew it was coming but I was surprised it rolled out before Google I/O with it being so close.  If it hasn’t hit your device yet, you can force it onto your device by grabbing it from this post here.  Functionality wise, it’s… Read more

Google Search Updated With Some New Fancy Tricks

Google Search received a fun new update today to bringing in some new features such as real time package tracking from select carriers, quick feedback and settings on cards, and faster Google search results.  As you can see in my screen shot above, cards now have a little ‘info’ symbol in the upper right corner that can be pressed to bring settings for… Read more

Sprint Updates LG Optimus G To Jelly Bean

We never understood why the LG Optimus G launched with Ice Cream Sandwich while its nearly identical brother, the Nexus 4, launched with Jelly Bean 4.2, two major updates ahead. But that doesn’t matter, because Sprint’s model of the Optimus G is one version closer with the Jelly Bean update rolling out now. Not only does it come with Google Now and… Read more

Google Releases Heartwarming Commercial For Google Search

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMsX1JnGEdE&feature=youtu.be Google has been churning out commercials for the (amazing) Google Search app on Jelly Bean and up, known as Google Now. It’s an incredibly useful app that provides relevant information before you even ask it. The commercial itself is fantastic, and if it doesn’t make you feel, we don’t know what… Read more

Google Now Replaces Header With Valentines Day/Ferris Doodle

Usually, when you open Google Now, you see some sort of landscape up top matching the time of day. If you live in a big city like San Francisco, you see a special one (I see the Golden Gate Bridge). But today, on Valentines Day, Google has replaced it with the Doodle from their front page. This is both for Valentines Day and to honor the birthday or Mr…. Read more