Want an even smarter smartphone? The Google app now brings “new smarts” to Android devices — with a new look to boot. Google released this week an update to its Google app for Android, which now sports Android 5.0 Lollipop’s Material Design and features “smarter” capabilities. The Google app handles everything from Web searches to Google Now voice commands, so it only makes sense that it would get the Lollipop treatment as the new operating system is rolled out to new and existing devices. What do these changes mean for you? Here’s what the Google app update has to offer business users. [Android 5.0 Lollipop: 7 Sweet Features for Business] Material Design What you’ll instantly notice with the update is a spiffy new look. The Google app now sports Android’s new Material Design, which Google says features “bold colors, fluid animations and simplified layouts.” It aims to create a more intuitive user experience that includes improved touch and voice response and better transitions between apps. One time-saving enhancement business users will particularly find useful from Material Design is the ability to use Google Now even when your screen is off. Whether you need your Google to do a Web… Read full this story
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