Google's New Tappable Shortcuts Updates For App And Website

Google's New Tappable Shortcuts Updates For App And Website to Ease Searching

Google's new tapping feature

google published date 10th April, 2017 Eric Jones

Tech giant Google announces the update for its website and Android/iOS app to enhance searching feature. This update from Google will put some tappable shortcuts on your Google which enables specific and smarter searching.The idea behind this feature is to provide a more specific way to search the internet with ease. These shortcuts will include categories like weather, sport, food, entertainment and more. As Google search box is a great place if you wanna search or ask for something specific.However, there some moments when you just wanna go through latest updates or trends.

A Quick ride to Features and benefits of the update Here are some key notes you must know about the update-:

  • This update will be available for both Google website and Google mobile app.
  • Tappable shortcuts will be available in the search bar to search or get the update in some category or genre.
  • After tapping the shortcut of interests field Google will give you the latest update and news you wish to see.
  • Finding information about hometown weather, match score, music update, the movie will be available on a single tap.
  • Collectively show all reasonable news, trends, updates in the choosing category instantly.

This feature will help user go through the latest happening in their concerned categories very easily. Consider you wanna look for a good restaurant near you now you need to ask google, but by tapping the category nearby it will automatically show you the nearest available restaurant with other information. With a tap of your finger, you will be able to know which movie is going to be released this week. Which show is available in your nearby theater, on which rank your favorite team is playing and other endless updates. This update currently available for the US users only and will roll out soon worldwide. With this feature, all the Google user experience a better way of searching the content over the internet. Categorizing the search is a smart way from the organization as they fully understand the user's needs and requirements.

Available on Marshmallow and Nougat

 After the official launch, this feature will be available for Android Marshmallow and Nougat. After updating you will find a drop-down arrow on the right side of the search bar with a list of categories you can choose from.

Final view

By adding this feature Google is not creating or giving a new thing it is just the way it is managing and organizing the search and data. Using a better interface with well-categorized content improves searching and saves time and effort. According to Google, later it will introduce a shortcut for “big moments and events ‘ covering the actions attract large portions of the users like Olympics, elections etc.

Eric Jones

Eric Jones

Eric Jones is a senior tech blogger at MobileAppDaily and he is a gadget lover and follows every advancement and tweak in the mobile app industry. He is enthusiastic about the gaming and social media apps and possesses almost 7 years of experience as a tech blog contributor. Eric also doesn't like to share his cheese burst pizza with anyone at all.

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