Just type the right prefix and Google will give the information you are looking for.
For example, it is easier to get the meaning of word in Google by just typing >> define: “the word you want to find the meaning”
For example, to find the meaning of “worthwhile”, you just need type define: worthwhile
List of worthwhile meanings from Google.
- sufficiently valuable to justify the investment of time or interest; "a worthwhile book" - wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn
- Good and important enough to spend time, effort, or money on - en.wiktionary.org/wiki/worthwhile
- worthwhileness - value sufficient to repay time or effort spent - wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn
- worthwhileness - The condition of being worthwhile - en.wiktionary.org/wiki/worthwhileness
- producing satisfactory or useful results – encarta.msn.com/dictionary_/productive.html
If you want find the time of city / country. Then type >>
time + the name of the city / country
time: + the name of the city / country
For example, if you want to find the current time of New Delhi, just type >>
time New Delhi
time: New Delhi
to find the current time.
Google Weather Forecast
To check the weather, type >>
weather + the name of city/country.
To know Moscow weather, just type >>
Looks like it is going to rain from Sunday to Tuesday this week.
If you have shares in stock market, then to find the company's performance just type the ticker symbol of the company in Google.
For example, to find out how Google is doing, just type >>
Why on earth people are selling Google's share ?
To find out the ticker symbol, please visit http://www.marketwatch.com/tools/quotes/lookup.asp .
This is limited to selected stock markets only.
Measurement Units Conversion
Next, what else ? If you want convert measurement units, then type >>
“quantity” + “from unit of measurement” + “in” “to unit of measurement”
For example, 10 acres equal to how many hectares, type
10 acres in hectares
Type of conversion you could do.
Inch to Cm >> 100 cm in inches
Celsiun to fahrenheit >> 100 celsius in fahrenheit
pound to kg >> 150 pound in kg
US cups to US fluid ounces >> 2 US cups = 16 US fluid ounces
And many mores........
Google Currency Converter
And if you want to convert Malaysian Ringgit to US Dollar.
Just type >
amount + “From Currency Symbol” in “To Currency Symbol”
For example, type >>
1 myr in usd
So, today rate is 1 Malaysian ringgit = 0.313381 U.S. Dollars .
Looks like US dollar is getting weaker and weaker compared to Malaysian Ringgit for the past few weeks.
Find Similar Website
To find a similar type of website, then type >>
, without any space between “related:” + “url”.
For example, to find a similar website for Expedia.com, then just type >>
Some of the similar sites with Expedia.com. You can get good hotel and flight deals from the following sites as well.
For moviegoers, the keyword is movie + location Or showtimes + location.
For example, for my Indian friends in New delhi, type >>
movies New Delhi
You will see Showtimes for New Delhi, Delhi link, click the link to find the latest movies.