Tag: Google Maps

Google Maps crowdsourcing train conditions for commuters

When you’re driving to somewhere, you probably consult Google Maps or Waze to see what the traffic conditions are going there to better prepare...

Google Maps now lets you report live traffic slowdowns

Even though technically they’re both owned by Google, there’s still a lot of differences between Google Maps and Waze. But one of the most...

Google brings Snakes onto your Google Maps for April Fools

By now we’re probably already tired of all the jokes and pranks that brands pull on us during that most annoying/wonderful time of the...

Google Maps now rolling out event creation for users

Google is really determined to make Maps more than just an app you use for when you get lost. They’ve been adding a lot...

Google Maps adds 80 more cities with Lime info on transit tab

Late last year, Google Maps added information about Lime vehicles in your area on the app’s transit tab, in case you need that extra...

Google Maps, Search helps people find safe ways to dispose of opioids

We’ve seen the news features saying that opioids are one of the most dangerous killers of Americans these past few years. In fact, 130...

Google Maps now rolling out AR navigation to selected users

Months after they announced its existence, Google Maps is now rolling out its Augmented Reality navigation feature, but only for selected users. They’re still...

Google Maps starts rolling out speed trap icons with vocal alerts

When you use navigation apps, you don’t just need directions on how to get there but also pertinent information on your way to your...
Google Assistant CES 2019

Google Assistant coming to Google Maps, more products with Connect

If you're in Las Vegas and you haven't been to the Google Assistant Playground, we highly recommend you visit so you'll have an idea...

Google Maps now lets you message businesses on app

We've seen Google add some features that should make their Maps app more than just something you go to when you're lost or when...

Google shares travel tools you can use for your upcoming vacation

December to January is usually the time when people travel home for the holidays or go on vacation somewhere either familiar or new (to...

Google Maps‘ new share menu may be the future Android share sheet

When you’re sharing an image, document, or something from an app you’re currently using, the Android’s built-in share sheet isn’t the user-friendliest. Aside from...