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tcn33
10th September 2009, 09:53 AM
I didn't know that Google suggestions in Safari now include calculations.

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It doesn't do currency yet, but hopefully soon.

So what have you recently discovered that's new, or new to you?

Lutze
10th September 2009, 11:18 AM
Wow!!

That's really freaking cool. Even converts l/100km to mpg.

cussles
10th September 2009, 11:28 AM
Nice - also works in Firefox.

dotnet
10th September 2009, 02:07 PM
Google calculator: Search Features (http://www.google.com/intl/en/help/features.html#calculator)

Cheers
Steffen.

tcn33
10th September 2009, 02:21 PM
Yes, I know the search features themselves are old news. What's new is that the result shows up in the suggestions, rather than having to actually run the Google query and wait for the result.