Google Goggles Is Heading to iPhone This Year

Google Goggles, easily one of the biggest wow factor apps out there, will be released for the iPhone by year's end. The app, which lets you search visually with your phone's camera, has been Android-only up until now. » 8/23/10 5:24pm 8/23/10 5:24pm

Google Goggles Gets Text Translation: See C'est Bon!

Google Goggles—the fun-to-say visual search app—now includes a point-and-click translation tool that'll take a lot of the guesswork out of your next overseas vacation. It's like having a little multilinguist living in your phone. » 5/06/10 12:34pm 5/06/10 12:34pm

Google Goggles: Google's Scary Good Visual Search App

I'm surprised this hasn't come out sooner: Google Goggles is a visual search app for Android phones that scans products, books, movies, business cards, bar codes, artworks—a ton of stuff. It's like Google robot eyes in your phone. » 12/07/09 3:45pm 12/07/09 3:45pm

Bing Visual Search Could Be a Great Tool, Maybe, Someday

Oh, what a romantic vision Microsoft has here, with Visual Search: Imagine a search engine that served up results in images instead of text, and had easily-recognizable pictures, organized by topics and other parameters, which you could narrow down until you found what you were looking for. That dude, with the hair,… » 9/14/09 5:39pm 9/14/09 5:39pm