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Yes Way! 17 Amazing Hacks Google Can Do

Jul 28 2014 - 4:21am

Is there anything that Google can't do? Sure, the search engine is our go-to place for finding sites and articles, but over time we've discovered that it is good for so much more than we ever expected. From offering up the weather forecast to finding books by your favorite author, there are lots of little hacks that can save both time and energy if you know what they are. So what are you waiting for? Check out 17 awesome tricks that you never knew existed.

Set a timer

It'll beep once it gets to zero.

Find what you need nearby

Update you on flight information

Tell you the score of a game

Count calories

Function in Klingon (aka Star Trek language)

Just add "/xx-klingon" to the end of the URL!

Give you the weather forecast

Do a barrel roll

Type "do a barrel roll" into the search bar.

Tell you the books published by your favorite author

Give you album information

Remind you of the date of any holiday

Calculate a tip

Pull up information about a company

Translate

Give a word's etymology

Convert units

Search for GIFs

You're welcome!


Source URL
http://www.popsugar.com/tech/Things-You-Can-Do-Google-35330843