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What Do You Use Google For ?

Yesterday I talked about Google's fabulous Google products... all of which make me feel like I have a virtual assistant! Practically all of Google's nifty tools and services are free, and with such a wide variety, I wonder how some people aren't obsessed like me. What's your favorite Google application? Leave all your comments below!
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fashionist fashionist 10 years
I'm cribbing from wrtrgrl, but editing for my usage. I use: Gmail/Gtalk Google Reader Google Maps Google blog search Google image search Google search (including film:zipcode search) Google calendar Google documents Google News Blogger Google Adsense Right now I'm Google's b***h and I like it. mai : fashionist
Phasekitty Phasekitty 10 years
I thought I loved Gmail before, but then I got the Gmail notifier and I think I could marry it!
RebeccaAdele RebeccaAdele 10 years
My Google homepage is where the internet starts!
catstarr catstarr 10 years
I just got really into google for more than just searches and I'm really excited learning about all this other stuff!
calamari calamari 10 years
Everyday I use google for more and more things. Using different computers at work and home makes browser based applications ideal for me. perfect for my on-the-go connected googlicious lifestyle.
Mme-Hart Mme-Hart 10 years
aistea311 aistea311 10 years
i <3 google! Their email application is the best I have ever used!
aistea311 aistea311 10 years
I <3 Google! Gmail is the best mail application I have ever used!
Jinx Jinx 10 years
I love Google. I;m always searching for something and their results are best. ------------------------------------------------------ "I think she's a fantastic actress and I think she's just brilliant in this movie. She moved me to pieces. Basically, she's a nice girl, but she was late a few times." -Jane Fonda on LL
krisua krisua 10 years
I rarely use maps but all the other stuff indeed.
julieulie julieulie 10 years
For the longest time, I held out from using Google - not sure why. But when a friend of mine who works for Google sent me a Gmail invite when it was first introduced several years ago, I was instantly converted. My life is run by Google (or, at least my email, calendar, photo organization, mapping ability, searching.... so yeah, basically, my life!).
theworldloves theworldloves 10 years
Practically everything that is listed there, I use.
Heart-Holland Heart-Holland 10 years
search, maps, Google Earth and of course gmail.
Iko Iko 10 years
I use Google primarily for its searches (general searches, video) and Google maps. I have my own domain and I use Firefox to read my mail from that, so I have little use for my Gmail account.
blackdiamonds blackdiamonds 10 years
If you need to know about anything you can simply google it :D
wrtrgrl wrtrgrl 10 years
Gmail Google Reader Google Analytics Google Maps Google Alerts Google Product search Google blog search Google image search Picasa Google documents I was using blogger, but i've recently converted to wordpress Within search you can do the following - tells you which sites are linking to (a little more accurate in yahoo, though) - tells you which pages on your site have been indexed by Google - if you have pages in the "omitted results" (aka supplemental index) - then you have what is called duplicate content issues - which can be addressed by seo (aka search engine optimization) techniques
demeter demeter 10 years
Virtually everything!
i-heart-monster i-heart-monster 10 years
Ok- I am an addict too. I love Google 411. Call an 800 number, get your info texted to your phone. Awesome. Free. But my absolute favorite is Picasa. It integrates in with Picasa Web on the Photos link from your Gmail account. Edit your photo, click Upload to Web Album, and pick which album you want to upload it to, or build a new one, and voila! Instant album your friends don't have to sign up for anything to see. Plus, you simply can't beat it for a free photo editor. I love Docs & Spreadsheets. It's so nice to be able to get info from a computer anywhere. I wish they would purchase It's probably the best google competitor out there. They have free programs to build webforms, CRM tools, project management, you name it. A lot of it is redundant to Google, but a lot of it is probably where the big G is headed. Check it out if you haven't already seen it.
rubialala rubialala 10 years
I have used google for all of the above, but I use google to search EVERYTHING every single day. It's awesome.
lkimberlyl lkimberlyl 10 years
I use GoogleText! It is an absolutely amazing feature. Like if I need the number to my nearest walmart, all i have to do is text 'walmart near (my zip code)' and it will give my all the walmarts near my address including their address and numbers! I just text the message to GOOGLE (466453) It does almost everything: defines words, weather, etc. And it doesn't cost extra, like $1 a text or anything like that! it's just a regular standard text rate. Just go here: that will show you what google can do for you! THis changed my life! Hope it changes yours too!
estrela estrela 10 years
I use google for gmail and my personalized homepage and of course as my search engine! :-)
ViolentlyHappy ViolentlyHappy 10 years
I LOVE Google! I use it for everything! The only thing I'm not crazy about is calling the personalized Google homepage "iGoogle"... does EVERYTHING have to have the little 'i' in front og it????
Skinplistic Skinplistic 10 years
Google is seriously amazing! It makes my life so easy it's unbelievable! My google home page is so cute! (City Scape)
I'm addicted to Google... Is that bad? LOL
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