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March 8, 2013

Google Search App for Android Tests New Colors

The Google Search app for Android experiments with a new search results interface that uses soft colors: light blue and orange. Right now, the regular interface uses the same colors like the web search interface: blue (#1122CC) for links and green (#009933) for web addresses.

While it's refreshing to see new colors in the search UI, orange makes URLs stand out too much. Blogger's new interface uses a similar color for headers and important buttons.

Here's the current interface:

{ Thanks, Andrew. }


  1. I'm always surprised by Google, they're really not afraid to try new things. This would be a tiny, but at the same time a massive change for them. It's funny how changing two colors could get the whole world talking.

  2. Google Search iPad new colors:

  3. Isn't orange reminiscent of Bing?