Google’s Photos app now also shows albums in search results

Google has made a minor but useful change in its Photos app: now albums are also included in search results. Previously, photos contained in albums would show up in search results, but not the albums themselves.

It’s likely a server side switch – force quit and then restart the app to enable the feature. The functionality has been confirmed for Android (the latest app version is and the Web – should be available on iOS as well.