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Voice Search now available in Czech, Polish, Russian, and Turkish

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Google has just confirmed that Voice Search has been expanded to support four new languages: Czech, Polish, Russian, and Turkish.  Speakers of those languages can now perform Voice Search functions in their…

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Wolfram Alpha app for Android coming next week

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Available in the T-Mobile Android Market Channel in conjunction with the T-Mobile G2 launch, Wolfram Alpha for Android will make its debut October 6. Bringing the “computational knowledge engine…

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How to make the Samsung Fascinate more Google, less Bing

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So you were thrilled to finally get the Samsung Fascinate and have some Galaxy S goodness on Verizon. I bet the excitement level dropped a little bit when you discovered that the Fascinate comes pre-Binged out w…

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Android Tricks

5 Tips for Mastering Search on Android

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Google is known for search, so it’s no wonder that search plays a prominent role in Google’s operating system. That tends to happen when the company that controls the vast majority of daily search queries decid…

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Google Instant search coming to Android soon; UPDATE: No more testing

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Google advanced its search portfolio with a new product that provides instant results. The aptly-named Google Instant can now perform search queries without requiring users to hit the enter key. As the user t…

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Droid does Bing. Microsoft’s search & map app arrives on Android

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Microsoft announced today the release of the official Bing app for Android. Available for free only to Verizon customers, people who have selected to Bing it out can now get their fix on their mobile device. Bin…

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Android Tricks

Tips: Open Google Gestures with a quick-flip gesture

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Those of you still running Google Gestures as a way to quickly search through your phone’s contacts will be happy to know that the app recently got a new shortcut. In Gesture Search 1.2, the app can be opene…

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Google says Android traffic triples, costs “not material,” and Nexus One sales ending

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Have you ever wondered why companies make such a big deal about being the default search provider on phones? Because it has the potential to lead to stacks of advertising money. During its Q2 2010 earnings call,…

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Bing! Will you switch to the upcoming Bing for Android app?

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Microsoft’s little search engine that could, Bing, is coming to Android soon. This isn’t a surprise because we already pointed that out when Verizon announced the Samsung Fascinate and reveale…

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Yahoo! debuts Mail, Messenger, and Search Android 2.0+ apps

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Those sporting an Android phone and a love for all things Yahoo! should be happy to see this — Yahoo! has announced the availability of a few new goodies including a Mail app, Messenger app and Search widge…

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Android News

AT&T’s Android landing page offers up explanation for no “non-Market” applications

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AT&T has been known as the “anti-Android” carrier in the US by many Android fanboys and fangirls, mostly because of their tinkering with the stock Android operating system. When the first An…

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Froyo Google Market now offers suggested search

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The Android Market – on Froyo at least – now provides suggested search results when users mistype. For instance, searching for “Hime run battle” no longer yields a page telling you t…

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Google.com adds app download links to Android search results

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Google’s search function in the Android Market has plenty of flaws, but the search engine is bringing app search to the mobile browser as well. When visiting Google.com on an Android device, app info with marke…

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Google.com redesign filters search results on Android phones

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Google.com redesign filters search results on Android phones

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Google has steadily worked to improve the mobile search page over the years, and the latest effort to do that brings a valuable part of its desktop search to Google Mobile. Mobile search users will notice that Go…

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Google redesigns Image Search and debuts Places mobile site

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Google redesigns Image Search and debuts Places mobile site

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Google has updated Google Image Search to include some new design tweaks for Android 2.1 devices. When searching online for an image, users will now see a new set of images with more thumbnails packed into the de…

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