This list of Google products includes all major desktop, mobile and online products released or acquired by Google Inc. This list also includes prior products, that have been merged, discarded or renamed.
These products must be accessed via a web browser:
- Google search – web search engine, which is Google's core product. It was the company's first creation, coming out of beta on September 21, 1999, and remains their most popular and famous service. It receives 100 billion search queries per month and is the most used search engine on the Internet. Google also offers regional search by its regional level domains, it has 189 different regional domains, see List of Google domains
- Google Books (was Print) – search engine for the full text of printed books. Google scans and stores in its digital database. The content that is displayed depends on the arrangement with the publishers, ranging from short extracts to entire books.
- Google Custom Search – allows a user to create a customized search experience for his/her own website. Renamed from Google Co-op, which in turn replaced Google Free Search.
- Directory – navigation directory, specifically for Chinese users.
- Experimental Search – options for testing new interfaces whilst searching with Google, including Timeline views and keyboard shortcuts.
- Google Finance – searchable US business news, opinion, and financial data. Features include company-specific pages, blog search, interactive charts, executives information, discussion groups and a portfolio.
- Google Groups – web and email discussion service and Usenet archive. Users can join a group, make a group, publish posts, track their favorite topics, write a set of group web pages up datable by members and share group files. In January, 2007, version 3 of Google Groups was released. New features include the ability to create customised pages and share files.
- Google Image Search – image search engine, with results based on the filename of the image, the link text pointing to the image and text adjacent to the image. You can also make a search by uploading a picture from your computer.When searching, a thumbnail of each matching image is displayed.
- Language Tools – Collection of linguistic applications, including one that allows users to translate text or web pages from one language to another, and another that allows searching in web pages located in a specific country or written in a specific language.
- Life Search (Google China) – Search engine tailored towards everyday needs, such as train times, recipes and housing.
- Movies – specialised search engine that obtains show times of films near a user-entered location and provides reviews of films compiled from several different websites.
- Google News archive – feature within Google News, that allows users to browse articles from over 200 years ago.
- Google Schemer - A social search to find local activities to do at home and around the world.
- Google Scholar – search engine for the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and scholarly fields. Today, the index includes virtually all peer-reviewed journals available online.
- Suggest – auto-completion in search results while typing to give popular searches.
- Google Video – video search engine and online store for clips internally submitted by companies and the general public. Google's main video partnerships include agreements with CBS, NHL and the NBA. Also searches videos posted on YouTube, Metacafe, Daily Motion, and other popular video hosting sites. Google Video will no longer host video content after August 20, 2012
- Voice Local Search – non-premium phone service for searching and contacting local businesses
- Web History (was Google Search History, Personalized Search) – web page tracking, which records Google searches, Web pages, images, videos, music and more. It also includes Bookmarks, search trends and item recommendations. Google released Search History in April 2005, when it began to record browsing history, later expanding and renaming the service to Web History in April 2007.
- Knowledge Graph – a knowledge base used to enhance search results with semantic information gathered from several sources.
- Zagat – a source of consumer survey-based information for restaurants and other leisure activities.
- AdMob – Mobile advertising network.
- Google AdSense – Offers a contextual advertising solution to web publishers, and delivers text-based Google AdWords ads that are relevant to site content pages.
- Google Ad Planner
- Google AdWords – advertise with Google AdWords ads in the Sponsored Links section next to search results to boost website traffic and sales.
- Adwords Express – Local online advertising made easy
- DoubleClick – ad management and ad serving technology foundation for buyers, creators and sellers of digital media.
- DoubleClick for Publishers by Google – Set of tools for driving direct sales revenue and maximizing yield on non-guaranteed inventory.
- Google Grants – in-kind donation program awarding free AdWords advertising to select charitable organizations.
- Google Website Optimizer – free website testing and optimization tool, allows a user to increase the value of his/her existing websites and traffic.
- Wildfire by Google - Social media marketing software.
Communication and publishing tools
- Google Keep – Note Keeping (Like Evernote)
- Google Apps – service for businesses, enterprise and education providing independently customizable versions of several Google products under a custom domain name. Features included are Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Sites, Google Contacts, Google Video, Google Groups, Google Buzz, GTalk, Google Maps, Google Mars, Google Moon, and Google Earth.
- Boutiques.com – personalized shopping experience that let users find and discover fashion goods. Boutiques.com was launched in November 2010, and consolidated with Google Product Search on October 14, 2011.
- Google Business Solutions – collection of services offered by Google specifically directed at webmasters and businesses. Products included are Feedburner, Google AdWords, Google AdSense, Google Analytics, Google Enterprise Search solutions, Google Apps, Google Checkout, Google Local Business Center, Google Merchant Center, Google Trusted Stores, Postini, Google Webmaster Central, Google Ad Manager, Google Maps and Earth Solutions, Google Website Optimizer and Google Site Search.
- Google Docs – document, spreadsheet, drawing and presentation application, with document collaboration and publishing capabilities.
- Google Drive – an online backup service and storage space. This service is connected with Google Docs.
- Google Hangouts – an instant messaging and video chat platform launched on May 15, 2013, serving as an unified replacement for Google Talk, Google+ Messenger, and Hangouts, the video chat system present within Google+.
- Google Helpouts – Hangout-based live video chat with experts.
- Gmail (also termed Google Mail) – free Webmail IMAP and POP email service provided by Google, known for its abundant storage, intuitive search-based interface and elasticity. It was first released in an invitation-only form on April 1, 2004. Mobile access and Google Talk integration is also featured.
- Goo.gl – URL shortener for both Google and non-Google websites.
- Panoramio – Photos of the world.
- Picasa Web Albums – Online photo sharing, with integration with the main Picasa program.
- Google profile – allows controlling how users appear and present themselves on Google products, to other Google users, and tell others a bit more about who they are.
- Questions and Answers (Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Thai) – Community-driven knowledge market website. Launched on June 26, 2007 that allows users to ask and answer questions posed by other users.
- Google Sites (was Jotspot) – Website creation tool for private or public groups, for both personal and corporate use.
- Google Voice (United States only) – known as "GrandCentral" before 2009-03-11, Google Voice is a free voice communication system. GVoice provides a phone number, but is not a last mile provider (unlike POTS, which does provide the last mile connection). It includes a follow-me service that lets users forward their Google voice phone number to simultaneously ring up to 6 other phone numbers. It also features a unified voice mail service, SMS and free outgoing calls via Google's "click2call" and 3rd party dialers.
- Google Fonts – interactive directory of free hosted web font-API's.
- Google App Engine – tool that allows developers to write and run web applications.
- Dart – it is a structured web programming language developed by Google.
- Google Go – compiled, concurrent programming language developed by Google.
- OpenSocial – set of common APIs for building social applications on many websites.
- Page Speed – tool for helping developers to optimize the performance of their webpages.
- Google Web Toolkit – open source Java software development framework that allows web developers to create Ajax applications in Java.
- Google Developers – a documentation site dealing with the platforms provided by Google.
- Google Map Maker – a map editor.
- Google Maps – Mapping service that indexes streets and displays satellite and street-level imagery, providing driving directions and local business search.
- Google Maps Coordinate – an enterprise-only "workforce management tool". introduced on June 21, 2012.
- Google Sky – Internet tool to view stars and galaxies, can be used via browser version of "Google Sky".
- Google Analytics – Traffic statistics generator for defined websites, with strong AdWords integration. Webmasters can optimize their ad campaigns, based on the statistics that are given. Analytics is based on the Urchin software and the new version released in May 2007 integrates improvements based on Measure Map.
- Google Consumer Surveys – Market research tool.
- Google Correlate – Search patterns relating to real world trends.
- Google Fusion Tables – Tool for gathering and visualizing arbitrary data.
- Google Public Data Explorer - Provides public data and forecasts from a range of international organizations and academic institutions including the World Bank, OECD, Eurostat and the University of Denver. These can be displayed as line graphs, bar graphs, cross sectional plots or on maps.
- Trendalyzer – data trend viewing platform to make nations' statistics accessible on the Internet in an animated, interactive graph form. Acquired from the Gapminder Foundation in 2007.
- Google Trends – graph plotting application for Web Search statistics, showing the popularity of particular search terms over time. Multiple terms can be shown at once. Results can also be displayed by city, region or language. Related news stories are also shown. Has "Google Trends for Websites" sub-section which shows popularity of websites over time.
- Zeitgeist – Collection of lists of the most frequent search queries. There used to be weekly, monthly and yearly lists, and topic and country specific lists. Closed 22 May 2007 and replaced by "Hot Trends, a dynamic feature in Google Trends". An annual Zeitgeist summary for the US and other countries is still produced.
- Android – an operating system for mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers.
- Google Earth – virtual 3D globe that uses satellite imagery, aerial photography, GIS from Google's repository. (Supports Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, iPhone, iPad, and Android.)
- IME – input method editor that allows users to enter text in one of the supported languages using a Roman keyboard. (Supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7.)
- Android Studio - development tool for Android (supports Windows and Mac)
Mobile web applications
These products can be accessed through a browser on a mobile device.
- Blogger Mobile – available on some US and Canadian networks only. Allows updating Blogger blog from mobile devices.
- Google Calendar – displays a list of all Google Calendar events on a mobile device; users can quickly add events to personal calendars.
- Drive – View documents on a mobile device, previously known as Google Docs.
- iGoogle – mobile version of iGoogle that can be easily customised with modules.
- Maps Navigation – Android navigation application for GPS-enabled mobile devices (such as Google Nexus One) with 3D views, voice guided turn-by-turn navigation and automatic rerouting. It is currently available in the United States, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Netherlands, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland, Australia and Belgium. (Supports Android only).
- Mobilizer – optimizes web pages for mobile web browsers.
- Google News – allows user to access Google News in a mobile-optimized view.
- Orkut – connect and share with friends on the go.
- Google+ – another similar social network targeted at Facebook users.
- Picasa Web Albums – allows viewing, sharing photo albums that are stored online on Picasa.
- Google Product Search – updated version of the prior Froogle Mobile that allows users to easily search for information about a product.
- Google Search for Android - A Google Search app for the Android operating system.
- Google Currents – interactive magazine. Launched December 9, 2011.
Mobile standalone applications
Some of these products must be downloaded and run from a mobile device.
- Books – (available in U.S., UK, Australia, Canada and India only) A downloadable application that allows users to buy and download books and keep them stored on remote servers, allows reading one book on a variety of devices. (Android, iOS)
- Gmail – downloadable application that has many advantages over accessing Gmail through a web interface on a mobile at any time, such as the ability to interact with Gmail features including labels and archiving. Requires a properly configured Java Virtual Machine, which is not available by default on some platforms (such as Palm Treo).
- Drive – Downloadable app that allows the user to access files and documents stored on Google Drive remotely through this application. This service was previously available as just a web-service and was called Google Docs.
- Google Keep - mobile application which integrates note-taking and web surfing.
- Google Goggles – downloadable application from Google Labs that uses image recognition to trigger searches based on pictures taken with a device's built-in camera; taking pictures of things (examples: famous landmark, product barcode) causes searches for information on them. (Supports Android, iOS).
- Listen – downloadable application from Google Labs for subscribing to and streaming podcasts and Web audio. It runs on Android and other mobile phones.
- Maps – mobile application to view maps on mobile devices. Lets users find addresses and plot directions. Teamed with a GPS, it can use user geolocation and show current location on the map. Users can also share current locations with friends through Google Latitude. The device must have either a specific application to use Google maps or any phone with a properly configured Java Virtual Machine. (Supports Android, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, iOS, Symbian, Palm OS, Palm WebOS, and J2ME).
- One Today - features nonprofits that are part of the Google for nonprofits program, and allows people to donate to them.
- Shopper – downloadable application that makes shopping easier and smarter. (Supports Android, iOS)
- Sky Map – augmented reality program displaying a star map which is scrolled by moving the phone. (Supports Android, Mobile).
- Google Sync – synchronizes mobile phones with multiple Google calendars and contacts using a Google Account.
- Talk – VoIP and text application for smartphones. The Android version is text only and lacks the VoIP function of BlackBerry version. (Supports Android, BlackBerry, iOS).
- Hangouts - is an instant messaging and video chat platform. (supports Android, iOS)
- Translate – allows users to translate conversations instantly. (Supports Android, iOS)
- Google Voice app – downloadable application for accessing Google Voice functions on selected devices. It is currently available for users around the world. (Supports Android, Blackberry, iOS).
- Yinyue (Music) (Google China) – site containing links to a large archive of Chinese pop music (principally Cantopop and Mandopop), including audio streaming over Google's own player, legal lyric downloads, and in most cases legal MP3 downloads. The archive is provided by Top100.cn (i.e., this service does not search the whole Internet) and is available in mainland China only.
- YouTube – downloadable application to view YouTube videos on selected devices.
- Google Now – A built in application that acts as your personal assistant through voice commands (Supports Android).
- Google+ – A downloadable app that will allow the user to access the multilingual, social networking site by Google Inc.. It provides the user the ability to incorporate his/her accounts from Youtube, Picasa in order to share photos and videos. Hangouts, Circles, Sparks and Ripples are some of the new features that have been added by Google into G+.
- Field Trip – Is a new application for discovering new nearby places and events.
- Google driverless car – a driverless car.
- Nexus One – Smartphone running the Android open source mobile operating system.
- Nexus S – Smartphone running the Android open source mobile operating system, version 4.1 "Jelly Bean"
- Galaxy Nexus – Smartphone running the Android open source mobile operating system, version 4.3 "Jelly Bean".
- Google TV – Smart TV interface running on smart TVs and set-top boxes.
- Nexus Q – Media-streaming entertainment device in the Google Nexus product family. Discontinued.
- Nexus 4 – 4.7" Phone manufactured by LG running the Android open source mobile operating system, version 4.3 "Jelly Bean".
- Nexus 10 – 10" Tablet running the Android open source mobile operating system, version 4.3 "Jelly Bean".
- Chromebook – Laptop personal computer running Chrome OS.
- Chromebook Pixel - High end laptop computer designed by Google running Chrome OS.
- Chromebox – Desktop personal computer running Chrome OS.
- Chromecast – A media streaming adapter produced by Google.
- Project Glass – Project Glass products would display information in smartphone-like format hands-free and could interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands.
- Google Crisis Response – public project, which covers ongoing and past disasters, turmoils and other emergencies and alerts.
- Google Ideas – a cross-sector, inter-disciplinary "think tank" or "think/do tank" based in New York City, dedicated to understanding global challenges and applying technological solutions.
- Google Person Finder - an open source tool that helps people reconnect with others in the aftermath of a disaster.