Google is now updating its Google Maps on iOS and Android and came to the amazing tab bar at the bottom, a novel icon and lots of outstanding features. In general, the organization is investing more energy in user-centric content and suggestions.
Moreover, you will get five excellent icons at the bottom of the application likes, Explore, and Commute, Saved, Contribute and Updates. You also can save places and some more details to your Google Map Listing. Yet, these functions are more visible right now. They are no more hidden in the side menu.
The Saved option will help you to see your saved destinations, maps or lists. Also, you can access the timeline of your entire previous activities from a similar menu. Hence, you can easily disable the history of the location in the settings of your Google account.
With the help of the Contribute section, you will your whole previous contributions (photos, reviews and so on) yet also you can include the content right from this menu. When it comes to the photos and reviews, then you can suggest an edit as well as include a place from the menu rather than looking for a place and after that editing or adding a destination.
Lastly, the updates section comes with the two amazing functions in the single screen – Feed recommendations and messages from businesses. Google now included the capability to message enterprises in November 2018, yet the inbox was hidden.
As for the crowd-sourced transit data, Google is now increasing the transit data ahead of crowdedness reports. Now, Google Maps prompt the users to provide more info regarding your train or bus ride at the end of your tour.
Google Map users will then get prompt notification about the weather, availability function and the existence of the security guards or cameras. In a few areas, you will be saying in case there’s a female section. In Japan, Google Maps will give you a path with some more carriages. Those functions will be coming in the month of March.
The organization is additionally declaring lots of enhancements to Live View, so the functionalities will help you to see your path utilizing Augmented Reality technology. For example, you can easily see a pin alongside your place. So, this will help you to give you a right idea about your destination.