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    Google Search: Compare [Food 'A'] With [Food 'B']

    Performing a Google search for two food types will give a tabulated set of results with relevant nutritional information for the searched-for food types:

    EG: Search: Compare banana with apple

    Result:



    Another:

    Search: Compare pizza with lasagna

    Result:

    Last edited by DaveP; 25th March 2014 at 07:19 PM.

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    clever

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    More proof that not only can you compare the two, but they are in fact fairly similar. (Further reading: Apples and Oranges -- A Comparison)

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    This doesn't work for me.

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    Doesnt work for me either,

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    Quote Originally Posted by CAM View Post
    This doesn't work for me.
    Just tried it again in Chrome and IE. Still works for me.

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    only compare banana with apple - Google Search
    works for me.


    your need to put compare banana vs orange
    Last edited by stevenlong1985; 26th March 2014 at 12:51 PM.

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    works fine here



    - - - Updated - - -

    Quote Originally Posted by stevenlong1985 View Post
    thats pizza and lasagne, ow my head

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tesla View Post
    ...thats pizza and lasagne, ow my head
    Thanks for that: Thought I was losing it for a sec!

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    Using apple with orange doesn't work but apples with oranges does. But can't get much else to work. It seems to be very picky (I also now have a very weird search history...)

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    Also Wolfram Alpha already there! Compare Apples with Oranges - Wolfram|Alpha

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    Works here too - quite useful!

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    Since when did Google do compare the market? https://www.google.co.uk/compare/

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    Quote Originally Posted by stevenlong1985 View Post
    Since when did Google do compare the market? https://www.google.co.uk/compare/
    Handy! Although it made me realise how much longer I have to go until I can get anywhere near a mortgage...



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