Google Now Lets You Play Solitaire and Tic Tac Toe in Search Results
With weekend approaching and last working day to get through, you might find Google’s latest addition to its search results delightful. The search giant has just added two classic games Solitaire and Tic Tac Toe right into its search results and seem s to be tempting you to take a fun detour from your research work while you are at work.
All you have to do in order to play these games is search either ‘Solitaire’ or ‘Tic Tac Toe’ in Google Search. On the top of other search results, you will now see the option to play the game right away. In case of Solitaire, you will get to choose from two options in terms of difficulty, i.e. Easy and Hard, while in case of Tic Tac Toe, apart from the difficulty options, you also get the option to play against your friend locally.
These games have been added to both mobile and desktop versions of the search results and the interface of the games looks quite simple as well as aesthetically pleasing. The games appear to support most browsers.
It is not the first time that Google has added an extra utility option to its search results as the site already allows you to hear the sounds that various animals directly from its search results. For example, if you search “what sound does a pig make”, you will get the option to hear the sound of ‘oink’ without being redirected to another website.
With addition of these games, Google Search seems to be heading in a direction to become a hub where the most basic apps are available to you without having to head to other websites.