Google Lets iPhone Users Conduct Searches With Siri

Google is making it possible for iPhone users to conduct searches via the onboard Siri voice assistant. An update to the Google app for iOS allows it to communicate with…

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Google Makes it Easy to Revisit Similar Pages From Your Search History

Google is enhancing its Collections in Search feature, making it easy to revisit groups of similar pages. Similar to the activity cards in search results, introduced last year, Google’s Collections…

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Google Updates Mobile-First Indexing Best Practices Documentation

Google updated its best practices documentation on mobile-first indexing with a significant amount of additional information. The document is designed to help site owners ensure they’re providing the best possible…

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Google Assistant Now Has 500 Million Users Worldwide

Google announced today that 500 million people are now using Google Assistant across smartphones, TVs, smart home devices, and other gadgets. That figure represents the number of people using Google…

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Google Begins Using BERT to Generate Top Stories Carousels in Search

Google is now using BERT models, along with other machine learning techniques, to group related news articles together in carousels. The new BERT-generated carousels will appear in the top stories…

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DuckDuckGo Study Finds More People Would Use Google Alternatives if Given a Choice

A study commissioned by DuckDuckGo finds more people would use non-Google search engines if they were offered a choice. To that end, DuckDuckGo proposes that Android smartphones come with a…

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Google Begins Showing User-Generated Images in Product Reviews

Google is introducing user-generated images in product reviews on Google Shopping. Retailers can now include user-generated images in product review feeds, which creates an opportunity to show future customers pictures…

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Google Lens Can Now Provide “Style Ideas” With Matching Clothing Items

Google Lens has been updated with the ability to find pieces of clothing that match an item seen in a photo. The new feature, called “style ideas,” launches today in…

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Google Shopping Updated With New Design, Price Tracking, Local Inventory

Google has upgraded Google Shopping with a redesign and several new features that make it easier for users to find what they’re looking for. The new experience starts with a…

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