26 Feb '13, 2pm

Google's Search Box Going Away

I usually use the address bar in Chrome to search. Once you do a second search, you have to use the mouse to refocus on the search box but you can use the keyboard to refocus on the address bar. It's a natural conservation move for power-searchers. I don't see removing the search box as too big a deal. Confusing for some searchers? This reminds me of the old tech support meme: TS: Do you still have the box your computer came in? Caller: Yes. TS: Do you have the original packing materials? Caller: Yes. TS: Here's what you need to do. Unplug the computer and pack it in the box with the original packing materials and return it to the store because you're too dumb to own a computer.

Full article: http://www.seroundtable.com/google-search-box-16418.html

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