Despite being pipped to the scoop on this by m’learned colleague Mr Bornstein, allow me to tell you about something new from Google.
Tumbling through the quiet of a Friday afternoon comes yet another clever beta test from the guys at the Googleplex — Google Suggest
Golly, do they mean me?
The more characters you type, the fewer the suggestions. Of course in some cases it might be quicker to simply type what you’re after anyway, but if you’re unsure how it’s spelt, or are looking for other options, this is an excellent way to search.
So far I’ve only tested it in Firefox on my Mac, where it worked fine. It’s possible that performance may vary, depending on browser choice and connection type.
It doesn’t suggest rude words. We tried that already.