At Google I/O, the tech giant announced some long-awaited generative AI upgrades to its platforms, including Google Search. The new Search with AI, known as Search Generative Experience (SGE), will include AI-powered snapshots useful for everyday queries, shopping and more.
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At the event, Google added that SGE will be available in Search Labs, a new program to access early experiments, in the coming weeks. On May 25, Google began rolling out its SGE to waitlist users via email.
How to join the Search Labs waitlist
If interested, you can sign up for Search Labs’ waitlist now. Here’s how.
Visit the Google Search Labs homepage where you will be given the option to sign up.
If you see a “Search Labs isn’t available for your account right now” error message, it may be because you’re signed in to a company Gmail account. Once you’ve signed out of your company email, you’re ready to move on to the next step.
Once you’re on the homepage, you’ll want to click the “Sign in” blue button in the upper right corner. Log on with your personal Gmail account.
After you sign in, you will be taken to a page where you can join the waitlist by simply clicking the “Join waitlist” button. If you do, you’re all set.
Now that you’ve joined the waitlist, all you have to do is wait. Be sure to regularly check the emails associated with the account you used to join the waitlist. This is how you will be notified when you gain access.