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Yahoo recently released enhancements to Search Assist, which now provides ‘fresher suggestions, which will be especially useful when there are recent top events or information related to your search topic.’ This enhancement also impacts Yahoo! News Search, where users can quickly find the most recent news and information more quickly.
Yahoo launched their search widget for the Android platform earlier this month, allowing users to quickly search Yahoo! directly from their home screen using either touch input or voice. The widget also provides search suggestions to provide a more intuitive search experience.
Although the application is only available in the US, it supports multiple languages for voice search. Yahoo plans to release additional versions of the widget for other countries soon, however no specific timeline has been publicly reported.
Google announced an update to Google Search for Mobile earlier this week that makes it easier for users to find actual mobile apps while they are searching. This update is currently only available for Android and iPhone devices and only in the US, but there are plans to expand to additional countries in the future.
To view the update, search for an app on Google via your iPhone or Android phone. You can view the app’s price, rating, publisher, and other […]
Google also updated their mobile search this week, to provide a “consistent look, feel, and overall user experience” to searching with Google on your computer, stated Reza Ziaei and Mike Buchanan of the Google Mobile Engineering Team.
Using an iPhone or Android device in the US, users can view additional search options that will allow them to refine their search query by tapping a button on the left of the search box on the mobile search results page. They are planning […]