instant search

  • Evie brings instant search to Android

    Evie brings instant search to Android

    Most smartphone users download zero apps per month, and only tend to use around a half-dozen of their installed apps on a regular basis. Meanwhile, there are millions of native applications available today that offer a better experience than using the mobile web. The problem is finding these apps and easily accessing them at the right time. Read More

  • Google Loves This Third Party Instant Street View Search App, Will They Buy It?

    Google Loves This Third Party Instant Street View Search App, Will They Buy It?

    When I spoke with one of the leads on Google search a while back, he told me that one of the biggest features to come along for the company was “instant search” and autocomplete. Basically, you didn’t have to type out a whole search string before performing said search, which required more thought and brain power. Now when you go to Google, you can type a few letters and it… Read More

  • After Amazon And Google, Masterobjects Sues Microsoft Over Instant Search Patent

    We recently broke the story of a small search software outlet named Masterobjects taking on Amazon.com in a notable patent infringement lawsuit, later also taking Google to court. Now it’s apparently Microsoft’s turn to get sued by the company, and my guess is more will follow. Read More