Google brings Google's search bar to your Android. There's no need to open the browser. This app is basically a shortcut to the Google's search bar. Use it by launching the app from the app drawer or place a screenwidget of the search bar in your desktop. You will be able to easily search whatever you want as well as import your Google account sear….
Google voice was a great calling app before it was deserted..
Google Voice lets you make local and international calls and text messages with your own specific Google number. The app works well, but isn't 100 percent compatible with the new Google Hangouts. Since Hangouts has upgraded, it looks as though this app has been abandoned by developers a….
An image-based search engine based on your camera shots. Thus, it identifies products, famous landmarks, storefronts artwork, and popular images found online. It matches the image you catch with you camera with Google database in order to give your search results. Likewise, Goggles can translate the text you scan in English, French, Italian, German….
The Swiss Army knife of translators!.
Google Translate is a go-to service: once you give it a try, you'll never know how you lived with out it. It has never been known for 100% accuracy, but for pure ease of use, language coverage and variety of features, you'd be hard pushed to find better.
January saw another big update - and the app now boasts….
Your satellite view of the world. Thanks to its complete database you’ll get pictures, local info, layers, a 3D view -and much more- of almost any place on earth.
Far gone are the days of Columbus and his caravels: today, exploring the world is as easy as installing Google Earth mobile in your Android device. All you have to do is introduce the nam….
Street View on Google Maps is the add-on that allows you to see 3D pictures of the places. Thanks to its huge database provided by Google, you will see by installing this add-on, 3D picture view of the streets. Really useful to know how looks like the places you're looking for. That's nothing else than an extra-feature that the most of us have used….
Type the Chinese characters you need.
Google Pinyin is a new way to add a Chinese keyboard to your mobile device. It has a number of functions that will assist you in getting the language right. With several screen interface optimization options, there is some usefulness here.
If you are looking for an alternate Chinese language function….
A convenient way to input Japanese characters.
If you are looking for a good way to translate into Japanese, then you've found a decent solution right here. Google Japanese Input provides quick and easy access to all the characters you're looking for. Easily change date, time and cycle back and forth.
This is a great option for someone tr….
Not as feature-packed as competitors, Cal is nevertheless simple to set up and navigate.
Aside from some bugs, Cal works well: like Bing, it uses pretty randomly-generated images; task tracking is a great addition; and the interface is clear and well spaced out.
Cal is easy to look at, unlike some other calendar apps that try to cram your….
Gesture Search allows you to search in the blink of an eye. Are you still tapping three times to find an app? Are you scrolling down and down and down to get to the contact you want to call? These kind of problems are over with Gesture Search.
Gesture Search lets you quickly find a contact, bookmark, app or music track. How does it do that? Once yo….
Google's add-on to Play Store. Google Play Services isn't an app you shouldn't leave uninstalled. Since Google introduced it and stuffed it with multiple added services to developers and users alike, it has become more and more core to the Android OS.
In addition to all the features it invisibly offers plus all the features-to-be, Google Play Servi….
Spoken feedback for native Android applications.
Google Talkback is a system level app that comes pre-installed on many devices, offering the blind and vision-impaired a tool to help them understand written text on their mobiles. It adds spoken, audible, and vibration feedback. You have to explicitly turn on Accessibility in order to be able to us….
Plan and enjoy your vacation, stress-free.
Google Trips is Google's latest app, designed to make your life easier. On this occasion, Google wants to relieve the stress that comes from vacation planning, and does so by bringing together all the information you need in one place.
What does that mean? Thanks to all the information Google has about yo….
A useful tool for managing photos and videos.
Are you looking for another way to curate your photos and videos? If you are working with Google Photo or Picasa, this tool provides you with additional functionality that you would not otherwise have.
It's useful for those using Picasa and Google Photo. It also works as expected, with smooth….
Read digital subscriptions, RSS feeds, blogs and Google trending histories. Google Currents is a comprehensive reader app focused on digital magazines (both free and paid subscriptions). It offers a neat interface and a horizontal drag and flip experience that, despite isn't as stunning as Flipboard regarding effects, it's quite fast. It seems that….
The official app for following the annual Google I/O event.
Google I/O is Google's annual event which focuses on software development. The event usually announces a load of the innovations and trends that are expected to be important over the coming year. It's also when Google tends to reveal the most important products they've been working on.
Google Sky Maps uses the Google Maps technology but applied in reverse. . Instead of streets and squares we will be able to see the constellations and planets from our position. That means that if you are in a unintelligently lit city, an underground bunker or anywhere indoor then you will just know what stars you can't view. But if you are luckily….
The official Google app for renting and buying the best movies.
Google Play Movies & TV is the official Google cinema app which lets you rent or buy whatever movie you feel like. You can then watch them on your Android devices, your computer or even your TV.
The interface is comfortable and smart, just as you'd expect from Google. The cat….