Google News Launches All-Image Version — Could Google Video News Be Far Behind?


Google quietly released a new all-image version of Google News. By hovering over images (above), users can view snippets of the relevant story. Over in the U.K., the Press Gazette notes that the real story is that it might mark the first baby steps towards a video version of Google News. Interestingly, it’s possible for users to restrict the images to only those of faces — a side benefit of Google’s acquisition of Neven Vision.