At its “Google for India” event on December 19, 2022, the American technology giant Google introduced a number of new features. The company announced a new endeavour to digitise doctor’s prescriptions and expand its search functionality. Additionally, the tech behemoth unveiled its Multi Search feature, which would let users add text, screenshots, and images to their inquiries. Additionally, Google included the “Search in Video feature,” which gives users of smart devices the chance to search inside of videos. The tech giant has additionally stated that its Files by Google app for Android would offer secure access to Digilocker documents.
The tech giant unveiled an AI and ML model that can interpret handwritten prescriptions at the Google for India conference. According to a blog post by Google, this technology will let users understand handwritten prescriptions and help pharmacists digitise handwritten medical records. This function is currently being developed, and no choice will be made solely based on the judgement of AI and ML technology.
Google also intends to add a Multisearch feature to its search engine. Users will be able to take screenshots or photographs and add text to their search terms for quick results. The feature will be accessible in several Indian languages, including Hindi, Punjabi, and others, according to a Google announcement.
During the Google for India event in New Delhi, the company also unveiled a new search feature. It is presently being tested with the beta version, which will allow users to search for specific sections of a YouTube video.
A specific location, item, or moment may now be searched for by viewers thanks to the technology company within a YouTube video. The users would benefit from time savings as they can find items they were looking for right away. This feature is still being tested but is shortly to be available to everyone.
“We’re piloting the ability to search within videos on your phone’s Search app. Just type in your query using the ‘Search in video’ feature and find exactly what you’re looking for,” the company stated.
Speaking of accessing Digilocker documents, Google disclosed that it will assist customers in using Digilocker on Android to securely access genuine digital documents. Starting today, users will have access to their Digilocker digital documents via the Files by Google app for Android. It was created in cooperation with the National eGovernment Division, says the tech giant.