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New Google SMS feature
Send an SMS to query Google!
Sanenet




msg:764430
 11:36 pm on Aug 9, 2005 (gmt 0)

[google.com...]

It's currently available on all major U.S. and U.K. carriers!

SMS Quick Start

1. Start a new text message and type in your search query

2. Send the message to the number "46645" (GOOGL)

3. You'll receive text message(s) with results

Tip: For help send the word 'help' as a text message to 46645.

Questions on in an SMS to the usual address, please.

 

Brett_Tabke




msg:764431
 4:14 pm on Aug 15, 2005 (gmt 0)

Introduced last year...

[webmasterworld.com...]

Sanenet




msg:764432
 12:13 am on Aug 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

But only now available in the UK.

[google.co.uk...]

And it seems to be vastly expanded over the previous (US only) version.

Get local business listings when you're on the road and want to find a place to eat.
Obtain driving directions to get from point A to point B without having to ask for directions.
Get quick answers to straightforward questions.
Compare online product prices with ones you find on the high street.
Look up dictionary definitions to expand your vocabulary or prove a point.
Solve math problems such as converting to metric units.

BTW, this is either a free service, or they are breaking UK rules by not informing you of the cost per message :)

Total Paranoia




msg:764433
 5:39 am on Aug 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

Sanenet I am in the UK and have been using this since around May/June time.

Total Paranoia




msg:764434
 11:18 am on Aug 16, 2005 (gmt 0)

Actually I have found Google SMS UK to be slightly unreliable at times. Sometimes I do not get the result for 24 hours and other times do not receive it at all. Of course this may just be down to my provider and not Google.

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