Google-Android-Market-300x300According to Search Engine Land, Google has released a new update for it’s Android search app.  Included improvements include Google Now cards and others.

Available for the 4.1+ users, immediately updated Google Now cards have been updated from the original where they were only updated every 15 minutes.

Here’s a look at the full list of updates:

– Related website for current location
– Real-time sports and flight updates, no 15 min delay
– Set reminders from Google searches for album & book releases, tv shows
– Car rental reservations from Gmail
– Event tickets for select websites
– Improved public transit card
– Additional Smart-TV cards for news & music currently on TV
– Ability to tell family & friends when you’ve left work (rolling out gradually)
– Choose calendars and edit reminders

The app is now available on Google Play.

Original Search Engine Land report can be found here: