Tag: Google Maps

Google brings new features to travel site to help plan your next trip

Google assured us that even as we said goodbye to their Trips app, they would bring its best features to both Search and Maps....

Google Maps’ new features make it an ideal traveling companion

If you’re still mourning the digital loss of Google Trips, the tech giant did promise you that most of its best features will be...

Say goodbye to Google Trips which is shutting down August 6

If you’ve gotten used to using Google Trips whenever you travel abroad, you probably know by now that Google will be sunsetting the app...

Google Maps improves control over notes, lists

In case you haven’t been using Google Maps as your very own travel itinerary app or even as a list for restaurants and places...

Google Maps brings bikeshare info to 24 more cities

Bikesharing has become a popular transportation alternative in several cities and there are now an estimated 1,600 bikeshare systems available globally. Google Maps previously...

Google Maps brings live traffic delays for buses and crowdedness predictions

Going places through public transportation is one of those necessary evils that most people experience every day. Over the years, this is one part...

Google Maps testing out off-route alert in India

When you’re in an unfamiliar place and you’re taking a taxi, sometimes it’s best to have Google Maps open on your phone so you...

Google updates SOS alerts with more visual cards on Maps, Search

The information that is immediately available to us during times of natural disasters can sometimes be life-and-death situations. Google previously introduced SOS alerts that...

Google Maps app starts rolling out a speedometer

While Google has been introducing a lot of not-so-driving-related things like restaurant menu recommendations and travel features, it’s still a navigation app at its...

Google Maps now recommends most popular dishes in restauarants

As part of Google Maps’ continuous effort to become more than just a navigation app, they’re introducing a new feature that will be helpful...

Google Maps expanding speed camera alerts, speed limit info

While Google owns both Google Maps (obviously) and Waze, they have made it clear that the development teams for the two will remain separate....

New Google features makes eating and commuting easier

One of the benefits of technology is to make our life a bit more convenient. Whether that is a good thing or a bad...