Google Releases Its Search App For Windows 8

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Google has released their first app in Windows Store. Google Search app allows you to do search the web for links, images through keyboard input and voice.

Here is the complete list of features,

  • Google Searchbox – Type your search right from the app home screen, so you can find the answers you need more quickly.
  • Voice Search –  Use your microphone to ask Google anything and see the answer instantly.
  • Image Search – Watch images load into a beautiful full-screen grid. Select images you like or swipe through to see more results.
  • Search Charm – By installing the Google Search app, you can easily access Google from the Search Charm.
  • Instant Previews mode – Browse search results without having to visit each page.
  • View Your Searches – Swipe from the top to see the sites you visited most recently, categorized by keyword.
  • Google Apps page – Access all your favorite Google products from within the app with just the tap of an icon.
  • Google Instant – No need to press Enter – see results instantly as you type.

Source: Windows Store



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  • http://twitter.com/pierrerv Pierre Venescar

    Not for me. I stop using google products. except for youtube

    • defg

      i wish i could stop too. but their translator still much better than bing :(
      that’s the only google services that i often use (and youtube of course).

  • http://twitter.com/pierrerv Pierre Venescar

    Bing is the way to go

  • B_Sack

    Nice to see. The most stuff available for users the better.

  • http://twitter.com/Jimmy_Powers Jimmy Powers

    I’ve been kinda anti-Google for a few years but this app is amazing. One of the cleanest Windows 8 apps and certainly the best search app. Voice search is killer!

    • Bugbog

      Shill! :)

  • Art

    Very useful, indeed!

  • Zez

    No ARM support. :(