Great Gestures Search For Android!

Posted by Gil Bouhnick on Mar 25, 2010

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I recently started using the Nexus One. I must say it’s a very interesting phone, great specs, amazingly fast, beautiful screen but lousy hardware buttons.

The Android OS is simply strong. Multi-tasking is perfect, the platform seems very open and robust, although still a bit buggy and young. I’m still getting used to it.

A brilliant addition to the phone was recently released by Google themselves, it’s called Gesture Search:

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The idea is simple, instead of typing or scrolling, you open the gestures search and draw the letters randomly on the screen. Great stuff. Working perfectly.

Touch only phones, makes it hard to locate contacts easily (especially when driving…not that I do it while driving… but if I would…) – this is a perfect solution. I wish there was such thing for iPhone as well.

Check out Google Blog for some more information. 

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Gil Bouhnick is a guest writer at MobilitySite and the owner of The Mobile Spoon. He is a Director of Mobile Solutions at ClickSoftware, running ClickSoftware's MobileFever, and constantly trying to examine new mobile trends and technologies.

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