Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
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Google Maps users, a new update is now coming your way.
Google Maps is getting better and better with every update as Google adds features and improves the overall functionality of the app. The latest update is no different, adding features and laying the groundwork for more in the future.
This new update improves the feature of adding stops during your route. Rather than a white “Add ... Read More »
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Google Maps has always tried to make it easier to get from one place to another, and its latest update will make it easier for users to find their way to a scheduled event.
The Google Maps team has teamed up with the Google Calendar team to make Calendar events viewable within Maps. You can also navigate to your ... Read More »
Google Maps has long had a microphone button so you could give voice commands, but the “OK Google” hotword would trigger the standard Google overlay. Now Google has announced that the “OK Google” hotword triggers hands-free voice commands in Maps itself.
If you want to give it a shot, make sure you’re on the latest ... Read More »
The direction you’re facing is very important information, but your device might not be giving you an accurate reading if the compass isn’t calibrated well. This is why Google replaced the arrow with a beam in the latest version of Google Maps.
The new location icon has a flashlight-like beam pointing in the direction you’re ... Read More »
Google Maps has become more than a simple GPS navigation system. The service has evolved to become a one-stop shop for finding the best route from point-to-point. Whether that route is fast, toll-free, on bike, on foot, in the car or filled with stops on the way, Google Maps has you covered. A ... Read More »
Google has brought another update to Maps that adds new functionality. With the latest upgrade, Google Maps will work for those who might not have easy access to a wireless network, as well as give users the ability to only use the navigation tool while connected to Wi-Fi.
Google Maps Wi-Fi-only mode is now rolling out Read More »
Google Maps is one of the best navigation apps, and it’s definitely a favorite for us. The latest update to Maps makes it even better, adding a new feature and improving the swipe protection when driving, making navigation even easier to use.
The toggle is called “Keep map north up,” which will just keep the map ... Read More »
Google Maps may not be fundamentally changing, but the newly announced changes make a big improvement. Google has announced that the visual style of its maps will change, and it’s definitely for the better.
The changes include roads no longer having outlines, text being bigger with different text colors for different types of areas, and an ... Read More »