Google files cell phone search patent

Posted on Friday, Mar 23 2007 @ 01:00 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Gizmodo reports Google has filed a patent application for something they refer to as "Overloaded Communication Session", which means using more than one connection to return search results faster.
Google's not dabbling in cellphones? Really? Let's add up a few clues here:

Of course, Google might use this Overloaded Communication Session technology on cellphones other than its own, but add this to the other scuttlebutt we're hearing such as how a Google phone might be Blackberry-like and run on multiple carriers, and how such a phone might be able to predict searches, and we can only guess that there must be something in the works.

If not hardware, then certainly lots of cool software must be in the offing. Either that or we're in a vast echo chamber and this is all bullshit.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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