Turn-by-turn navigation rolled out to UK Android phones

US readers may already be revelling in the delights of turn-by-turn navigation on their Android handsets, but now UK Android phone owners can do a celebratory little robot dance too as it's been rolled out now to us Brits…

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Gerald LynchTurn-by-turn navigation rolled out to UK Android phones

Two thirds consider Google Street View an intrusion of privacy

While Google may see their photo-mapping app Street View as for the navigational good of all mankind, it seems Joe Public are a little more wary of the search giant's technology. With 95% of the UK to be mapped by…

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Gerald LynchTwo thirds consider Google Street View an intrusion of privacy

Google planning to map the entirety of the UK using Google Maps Street View

Nat King Cole may have "often walked down the street before", but he could never of dreamed of planning his route on a fancy mobile phone using Google's amazing Street View service. Google now have announced plans to map every…

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Gerald LynchGoogle planning to map the entirety of the UK using Google Maps Street View

How to: search the Internet using Google and find exactly what you're looking for

Welcome to the Tech Digest guide to online search.

This guide will:

Google Basics

Though Google has an incredible array of advanced options (see next section), usually some very basic ideas will get you a long way.

Find all words

Type in two or more words to search for, separated by spaces, to find web pages with all of those words.

Example: apple microsoft finds any page referencing both “apple” and “microsoft”

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Andy MerrettHow to: search the Internet using Google and find exactly what you're looking for