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Google's product search helps in comparison shopping

Jim Karpen

EspnScoreCenterAmazon isn’t the only place to go for product information and price comparisons. Google now offers price comparisons for most products. Just open Google in Safari or use the Google app and do a search on the name of the product that you wish to purchase. Then scroll down the results list until you see the “Shopping results for…” link. (Tip: If Google does not display shopping results, make the search more specific.)

Google now offers shopping results and price comparisons for most products.

Click on that link and Google returns a list of companies that offer the product and their pricing information in a format that’s optimized for your iPhone. Some products, such as books and electronics, also include online ratings and reviews.