Tag Archive: Search


Google Maps update brings offline navigation and search

Google Maps is getting offline navigation to ensure you never get stranded in a strange place when your data connection disappears. Users can download entire areas onto their smartphone, then get turn-by-turn directions even while they’re offline. “Roughly 60 percent of the world is without Internet today, and even where online access is available, it […]

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Google Maps update brings offline navigation and search

Google Maps is getting offline navigation to ensure you never get stranded in a strange place when your data connection disappears. Users can download entire areas onto their smartphone, then get turn-by-turn directions even while they’re offline. “Roughly 60 percent of the world is without Internet today, and even where online access is available, it […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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You’ll soon be able to use Siri to search Music on Apple TV

Apple TV’s Siri-enabled universal search feature is set to come to Apple Music early next year. The feature means that Apple TV users will be able to request to find songs, artists or albums in the way that they can currently find movies or TV shows. Adding Siri voice search to Apple Music is a […]

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Apple makes it super-easy to search keywords in WWDC videos

Apple is making it easier than ever for developers to find the precise instructions they need to build apps. A new tool allows devs to search for keywords within Worldwide Developers Conference videos — and then jump right to the time when the words were said. The new search feature was announced this week on […]

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Google makes voice search faster and more accurate

Google voice searches just got faster and more accurate, thanks to new acoustic models that provide better voice recognition, especially in noisy environments. “New acoustic models are now used for voice searches and commands in the Google app (on Android and iOS), and for dictation on Android devices,” wrote the Google Speech Team on the […]

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Google will make it easy to purchase the products in your search results

Google is planning to make it easier than ever to shop online by allowing you to purchase the products that appear in your mobile search results. With a new feature dubbed “Purchase on Google,” shoppers will be able to buy…

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Instagram wants to be your favorite travel app with Places Search

Instagram is already one of the best way to explore your friends lives, and now with its latest update, it wants to be even better at helping you scout awesome travel spots before you hit the road. In a big…

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5 proven SEO tips to boost your site’s search rankings right now

This post is brought to you by SEO PowerSuite, an all-in-one suite of powerful yet easy-to-use Mac SEO tools. As Google changes its algorithms, website operators who want to land a prized top spot in search results must update their…

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Apple’s collaborative search patent makes it easy to check in with friends

You can add all the high-tech features you want, but ultimately one of the best ways to make people buy gadgets is to ensure that the devices are the same ones already used by their friends. That’s the concept behind…

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