Google calendar has added Material Design and power features to the web. Earlier in the year, there was a product road map revealed a wen redesign of Google calendar was in the works. This web app has been heavily influenced by Android and iOS counterparts. One of the biggest changes is how the brand new primary toolbar at the top shrinks the search bar. It shrinks it to an icon. Navigating as well as switching views have been moved up.

Key Takeaways:

  • This web app takes heavy inspiration from the Android and iOS counterparts. One of the major changes is how the new primary toolbar at the top shrinks the search bar to an icon
  • As such, controls for jumping to today, navigation, and switching views have been moved up.
  • Taking advantage of the extra screen real estate found on desktops, the current left-hand toolbar with a month view and list of calendars has been slightly tweaked.

“Taking advantage of the extra screen real estate found on desktops”

Read more: https://9to5google.com/2017/10/17/google-calendar-web-material-design-update/