New Black Google Mobile App! [WIDGET][FREE][APP]

News, information, contests and special event announcements from members of the anddev.org community.

New Black Google Mobile App! [WIDGET][FREE][APP]

Postby Jonesy » Fri May 25, 2012 4:15 am

This slick new app is totally worth trying out! Check it out and let me know what you think...

☆ Text & Voice Search ☆ Voice Actions Express
☆ Multiple Widget Styles & Sizes ☆ Image Search
☆ Home Screen Icons ☆ Instant Suggestions
☆ Search History ☆ Modern & Classic Mode
☆ Search Filtering ☆ Results Per Page ☆

"Black search saves battery power, loads faster, uses less data which saves money, reduces eye strain and looks awesome!
Black is green with the first mobile energy saving search powered by Google.
AMOLED screens benefit the most, saving up to 7x the power, so it's time to give your battery a break!"

Google Play/Android Market:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... oid.search

Amazon Appstore for Android:
http://www.amazon.com/Battery-Saving-Se ... B007RQTN2Q

Or install the attached APK file.

Image ImageImage

// HELP GUIDE //

[ ADD HOME SCREEN WIDGET ]
▪ Long Press Home Screen > Widgets > Black Google {or}
▪ Apps > Widgets > Black Google (Reboot may be required.)

[ ADD HOME SCREEN ICON ]
▪ Apps > Long Press Icon > Add to Home

[ CONFIGURE SEARCH BUTTON ]
▪ Short|Long Press Search > Check 'Use by default' > Black Google|Voice Search
☆ Using short press may require disabling default Google, see steps below.

[ DISABLE DEFAULT GOOGLE]
▪ Settings > Applications > All > (Google) Search > Disable|Uninstall {or}
▪ Settings > Applications > Manage Apps > All > (Google) Search > Clear defaults {or}
▪ Home > Menu > Manage Applications > All > Search > Disable
☆ Some versions like Ice Cream Sandwich require a free launcher to remove the default search bar. To find one, try searching the market for "launcher".

[ SEARCH SETTINGS ]
▪ Black Google > Menu > Web Settings
▪ Black Google > Perform any search > Modern | Classic

[ CLEAR SEARCH HISTORY ]
▪ Black Google > Menu > Settings > Clear Shortcuts > OK

[ SET HOME PAGE ]
▪ Browser > Menu > More > Settings > Set Home Page

[ RESIZE WIDGET ]
▪ Long Press Widget > Resize Lines Appear (May require another tap.)

[ UNINSTALL ]
▪ Settings > Applications > Manage Applications > Black Google > Uninstall

★ Steps may vary slightly depending on Android version.


// VOICE ACTIONS EXPRESS //

You can use Voice Actions in Voice Search to perform actions in addition to just searching the web.

[ IMAGES ]
▪ "Image(s) of" or "Picture(s) of" followed by a search phrase.

[ MAPS ]
▪ "Map" or "Directions" followed by an address, name, type of business, or other "from" and "to" locations.
▪ "Navigate to," followed by an address, name, type of business, or other destination.

[ VIDEOS ]
▪ "Videos of" or "YouTube" followed by a search phrase.

[ MUSIC ]
▪ "Listen to" followed by words for music you want to search for, such as the name of a song, artist, or album.
☆ Will load any installed app that supports the action, otherwise YouTube opens with the results.

[ MESSAGING ]
▪ "Send text" or "Send SMS", optionally "To" one or more contacts, with optional "Message" followed by the message.
▪ "Send email", optionally "To" one or more contacts, with optional "Subject" followed by a subject, and with "Message" followed by the message.
▪ "Tweet" followed by the message (requires app that supports action).

[ CALL ]
▪ "Call" followed by a name from your contacts, optionally followed by "home," "mobile", "work" or "other".
▪ "Call" followed by the digits of a phone number.

[ SITES ]
▪ "Wiki" or "Wikipedia" followed by a search phrase.
▪ "Go to" or "Open" followed by a popular search phrase or URL.

[ TIME ]
▪ "Set alarm"
▪ "Open calendar"
Attachments
BlackGoogle-v1.1.apk
(934.74 KiB) Downloaded 115 times
Jonesy
Once Poster
Once Poster
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Fri May 25, 2012 3:37 am

Top

Return to Open News

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests