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

Gerald Lynch Android apps, Google, Satellite Navigation systems, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

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

Gerald Lynch Google, Satellite Navigation systems, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

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

Andy Merrett Internet, Websites 19 Comments

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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