Google has truly defined the way that we consume information. Not only defining how we search but designing the interfaces that we use to filter and find information. This year at Google I/O, there were several amazing new introductions in every category. However, one of the most notable changes to me was the prevalence of cards. Google Now, Google Glass and Google Maps all featured cards.
I think that these cards represent the future of Google search and will change search for the better.These all seem to be the direct result of Larry Page taking over as the CEO of Google in 2011. He pioneered something called project Kennedy. You can read more