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Google Maps adds (or tests) traffic lights on Android app

Google Maps may have quietly and gradually released a new feature to some users or they may just be testing it out for some randomly selected users. In any case, some are seeing traffic lights show up on their Google Maps app on their Android devices. It’s still not very visible and not available for […]

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Business Messages now available via Google Search, Google Maps

As more businesses are going digital, largely due to many people being asked to stay at home, Google wants to improve on a number of products and services. With the goal of helping both consumers and companies, the search giant is working on a number of things. Perhaps one of the most notable efforts is […]

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Google Maps may bring first-mile transit, new bike sharing options

Google Maps continues to become more than just that app that you open when you’re lost in an unfamiliar place. It has become a staple whether you’re driving to a destination, commuting to get there, or even going on a ride-sharing service. Possible upcoming features may become important for the latter two as we may […]

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Google Maps on Android now has support for YouTube Music

Around two years ago, Google Maps started adding support for major music apps on its interface. This way, you didn’t have to switch between two apps while you’re driving or navigating. Until recently though, the only music apps that they added were Google Play Music, Spotify, and surprisingly, even Apple Music. Now that it is […]

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Google Maps facilite les déplacements en période de Covid-19

Google a mis en place un certain nombre de nouvelles fonctionnalités destinées à aider les utilisateurs à se déplacer en toute sécurité en voiture ou dans les transports en commun, alors que les mesures de confinement inhérentes à la pandémie de Covid-19 sont peu à peu levées à travers le monde. publicité Faciliter les trajets […]

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Google Maps Rolls Out COVID-19 Transit and Driving Route Alerts

Google has rolled out several new transit features to Google Maps on iOS and Android that aim to help users travel safely as lockdown measures gradually ease in some countries following the coronavirus pandemic. The latest version of Google Maps alerts users whose travel will be impacted by COVID-19 restrictions, including requirements like wearing a […]

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Données privées : Google fait face à une action collective

Une action collective a été intentée contre Google ce mardi. Le géant technologique est accusé d’envahir la vie privée de millions d’utilisateurs à leur insu en suivant leur utilisation d’Internet, même lorsqu’ils ont activé la navigation privée. publicité Absence de consentement La plainte, déposée auprès du tribunal de district de Californie du Nord, affirme que […]

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Google Maps adds filter for hotels for COVID-19 responders

One challenge that COVID-19 frontlines and responders are facing, aside from actually fighting the virus, is worrying about keeping their loved ones safe from the danger they might be bringing home. Some have resorted to actually not going home to reduce the risk of bringing the virus to their families or roommates. Finding a place […]

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Google Maps Increases Visibility of Wheelchair-Friendly Locations

Google is currently rolling out an update for Google Maps that aims to make it easier for wheelchair users to get information about the accessibility of locations. By enabling the app’s Accessible Places feature, users can benefit from increased visibility of businesses and places of interest on the map that are marked as wheelchair-accessible, including […]

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Google Maps lets you see restaurants with take-out, delivery

In a time where states and countries are encouraging and ordering people to stay-at-home, food is still very much a concern, both for citizens and for businesses that provide it. There are some states that allow restaurants to still open but only for take-out and delivery and not for dine-in customers. Now Google Maps has […]

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Google Maps lets business owners share changes amidst COVID-19

We know that the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak has affected a lot of aspects of our lives. Businesses and consumers alike will have to make changes probably over the next few months as various governments around the world try to contain the outbreak. Letting your consumers know about changes in business hours, policies, and other information […]

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Google Maps now has Lens integration for menus

Last year during Google’s I/O conference, they added the ability to analyze the physical restaurant menu and then highlight which are the popular dishes. The latest integration of this feature is with Google Maps since a lot of people upload photos of the restaurant’s menu anyway. You’ll also be able to see what are the […]

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