Google have just updated their Google Search application for the Android platform, bringing new features to Google Now, which includes new real-time package tracking, which will allow users to track packages from certain parcel carriers who support the service.

To use it you simply add the tracking number of your parcel, bringing a new card to the screen which will display the location of your package, settings for which can be accessed by tapping an “i” icon, allowing users to rank cards by a users interest.

There’s also a new weather card that will show weather changes by the hour.

In order to get the update however, you will need to be running Android 4.1 or later, if you do you can download the update through the Google Play Store.

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