It seems Google is looking to change quite a few things design wise since the Google Pixel happened. There have been reports of changes in the Playstore UI, a transparent Google Search subwidget, and moving the address bar in Chrome to the bottom among others. Of course, Google never has been shy about introducing changes to the way many of its apps look, feel and operate. Recently though, those changes have been coming much thicker and much faster.
Now it seems Google is in the process of testing a new design for that longer and more commonly-encountered Google Search widget. Reports are coming in that the regular rectangular bar has been changed to one with rounded edges, along with a microphone icon on the right side and the “G” logo on the left. Continue reading “Google Search widget on Android reportedly getting a circular face lift”