Emacspeak has always provided Google Search with a single keystroke from anywhere on the audio desktop. But with the coming of the Google AJAX Search API it becomes possible to integrate Google Search at a far deeper level into your fingertips! The AJAX API demonstrates the true speed of Google Search, since you dont need to wait for an HTML page to download and render --- results are served as a light-weight JSON data structure.
gsearch (part of the
provides an interactive command
gsearch-google-at-point --- I have this bound to key
hyper-/ in Emacs.
Executing this command from anywhere inside Emacs does the
M-pto cycle through these if needed.
ENTERperforms a Google Search using the AJAX API, and displays the title and content snippet for the first search result.
gsearch-google-at-pointsubsequently at the same location opens the first search result.
Search And Enjoy!
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