Google your unit conversionsAugust 20, 2003
Keywords: google unit conversion metric currency+exchange
Google just doesn't stop delivering the goods. New features I discovered recently and would like to share: unit conversions and updated toolbar.
Did you know you can type in your conversion right into the search box and Google will return the answer instead of searching for pages. Some examples would be
- 50 * 73
- 40 celsius in Fahrenheit
- 90 kilograms in stones
- 5 square inches in square centimeters
- (G * mass of earth) / (radius of earth ^ 2)
- half a cup in teaspoons
In addition to the previous functionality of searching without going to Google page and highlighting the toolbar provides pop-up blocking, auto filling of forms.
Get it here!
Update August 10th, 2005
Google recently added currency conversion to their serch. As always with Google the feature is very intuitive. Try any of the following: