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Google Now updated with faster searching and real-time package tracking

0. phoneArena 03 Apr 2013, 20:51 posted on

Google Search (which encompasses Google Now) for Android has gotten a small update today. Well, it's a small update as far as the number of additions, but the updates in it should make for a much nicer experience. On the Google Search side of things, the app should now bring back even faster search results, although the app was pretty quick to begin with...

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posted on 03 Apr 2013, 21:11 9

1. PapaSmurf (Posts: 8665; Member since: 14 May 2012)


Google Now is definitely faster with search results.. On Wifi (Comcast), weather loaded in less than half a second... compared to a second or more. Impressive.

posted on 03 Apr 2013, 21:29 7

3. PapaSmurf (Posts: 8665; Member since: 14 May 2012)


One thing I've noticed, when I checked for the weather, I got a message in the notification bar displaying the current weather.

http://i48.tinypic.com/xav12x.png

posted on 06 Apr 2013, 05:58

7. jroc74 (Posts: 4947; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)


Nice, I need to use Google Now again. After an OS update I just didnt enable any cards.

posted on 03 Apr 2013, 21:22 11

2. xperiaDROID (limited) (Posts: 5577; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)


I'm very happy with Google Now!

"Hello Siri!"
- - - - - - - -
Siri : "I don't understand!"

O_o

posted on 06 Apr 2013, 05:59

8. jroc74 (Posts: 4947; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)


No..Siri would show you some pics of stallions....

posted on 03 Apr 2013, 23:15 5

4. yyuu1000 (Posts: 152; Member since: 26 Jul 2012)


My got faster and it shows me my teams score if they are playing live

posted on 04 Apr 2013, 01:01 4

5. rock_rock (Posts: 13; Member since: 04 Apr 2013)


Google Now is MORE intelligent and powerful than Apple Siri

posted on 04 Apr 2013, 03:10

6. MartianMe (unregistered)


ok i gotta give it a try.

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