From time to time I spot differences between the version of Google available to American searchers, and our own national version of Google.co.uk
Usually, this is because they are rolling out features to our American cousins before they hit out shores.
One example of this is an update to changing the settings for your Google account.
Google.com is displaying a small cog wheel providing access to those awkward menu choices:
Note as well a number of other suble changes:
- the difference in font colours, from darker blue to paler blue
- the menu choices are no longer underlined for the specific search options like Video, Maps, etc
Whereas Google.uk is still spelling out the rather confusing menu choices at the top right corner:
This is just one differences for Google UK vs Google USA
Take a look at some of the other differences between national versions of Google over the years