Google Instant Arriving on Android Devices

Owners of select Android devices, including Droid, Droid X, and Incredible, are reporting the arrival of Google Instant (beta).


A poster in the Droid Life Forum reported, "On my moto droid, on the google search page, under the search box, there is a line that says 'instant (beta) is on'. Never noticed that before. It works alright, it is a bit slow on bringing up the instant results."

Google Instant launched in September, and offers predictions of what you're searching for as you type.

Google Expands Android Ad Formats

In other Android news, Google's mobile advertising unit AdMob yesterday announced the availability of interactive video and interactive interstitial units across its network. Read more on ClickZ.

About the author

Danny Goodwin formerly was Associate Editor of Search Engine Watch, where he also covered the latest search marketing and industry news. He joined Incisive Media in October 2007, in charge of copy editing columns that appeared on both Search Engine Watch and ClickZ. Prior to a life in the search industry, he worked in the journalism field, working in numerous newsroom positions, before later working as a freelance copy editor.