Catch the T20 fever as the Indian Premier League Comes to India

Catch the T20 fever as the Indian Premier League Comes to India
The Indian Premier League (IPL) has finally come to its home ground, India,
after the first 20 matches played in UAE. Being a cricket crazy country,
fans in India have been waiting to experience the T 20 excitement. Thanks to
Google, you can stay up to date with every match and player, even if you’re
favourite team is playing in another city and you are unable to attend the
match. Here are some tips on how Google can assist you in keeping up with
your favourite game and help you catch up to the cricket fever!

See what’s hot with Google Trends

Google Trends show how much a term is being searched for on Google over time
and in which country. You can also compare terms to view their relative
popularity. For example, if you want to know which IPL team is being is more
popular in India; you can compare Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni or Yuvraj Singh and
so on. You can even subscribe for email alerts about trending teams and
players that you care about.

Now starts using at http://www.google.com/trends/

Launching Cricket Scorecard in Hindi

Bringing the Google experience to vernacular users in India, Google has
announced the launch of Cricket Scorecard in Hindi Search for cricket fans.
To try this out, change your language settings to Hindi on Android and
discover cricket scores (आई पी एल क्रिकेट स्कोर), team rankings (आई पी एल
टीम रैंकिंग ) and team details (मुंबई इंडियंस) all in Hindi !
In addition to match scores, you can also discover Leagues, Match schedules,
Team specific schedules and Team rankings. The results are available in all
three platforms i.e. Desktop, Mobile and Tablet.

Google can help you find exactly what you’re looking for!
Quick answers with Google Search

Want to know when Delhi Daredevils are playing next? No need to hunt around
different websites—just go to Google. Type in [ delhi daredevils ipl 7] to
see their record so far and when their next game is on in your local time
zone. You can easily browse top player and team information right from
Google’s search results, just input [most popular delhi daredevils] for the
top players from the team. This can help you research a sports related topic
faster and more in depth than before.

Learn more at
http:/www.google.com/insidesearch/features/search/knowledge.html

Stay organized with Google Calendar
Google Calendar is simple way <https://www.google.com/calendar/‎>  to get
your life in order, and it can also help you manage your game-watching plans
too! You can set reminders and notifications for every IPL match you want to
watch throughout the day and share your calendar with your family and
friends easily. You can also organise and coordinate match viewing groups
for fun!
Color-coding makes it easy to see your different engagements at a glance.
Google calendar is available across all your devices so you can take your
calendar with you.

Get your Google Calendar at https://www.google.com/calendar/

Get news delivered to you with
Google Alerts

Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web,
news, etc.) based on your queries. One way to keep up with the latest news
on the seventh season of IPL is to set Google News on Google Alert. Enter a
search query you wish to monitor, such as “Chennai Super Kings” or “IPL 7
matches”, and you will see a preview of the type of results you’ll receive
according to your setting.

Learn more at http://www.google.com/alerts

Google Now: Information at your fingertips

Google Now gives you just the right information at just the right time. This
is useful for everyday life, but especially useful when traveling because
Google Now can get you information about your new surroundings.

For instance, Google Now can help you uncover some great activities by
showing you events happening around you, suggesting websites for you to
explore as you research things to do, or even nearby photo spots to visit.
You’ll also see cards for weather, currency conversion, translation, and
flight status.

Learn more at http://www.google.com/landing/now/

Google+ Hangouts

You’re out there in Wankhede watching the game but want to share the
experience with your family and friends in Delhi? No worries! Just talk and
interact with them with Google Hangouts. You can start a Hangout right from
Gmail and up to 9 people can join from their computer, tablet or p hone. You
can share your screen to look at photos, documents and videos together. For
extra fun you may try adding apps and effects.

Learn more at http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/

Rajendra Ganotra is the Editor of Spicy Stars Mumbai

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