GPS is pretty accurate these days. We’re past the days of weak or nonexistent GPS signals (yes, I used to own a Captivate and I’m still a bit scarred), but it could be better. How often does Google Maps think you took an off ramp on the freeway ... Read More »
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Google Maps isn’t just about getting you to where you want/need to go, but also a way to find out what you should do when you get there, and an easy way to remember where you parked when you arrive. And now Google Maps is ... Read More »
Not too long ago, Google rolled out a graph that shows just how busy a business is during any hour of the day. It’s a handy way to know at a glance if you can squeeze in a visit to the local retail shop, depending on how busy they typically are at that time ... Read More »
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Google Maps has been making it easier to get from one place to another for years now, but the latest change to the software aims to make things even easier.
Android Police first took note of the changes. The primary new addition gives Navigation a bit more information. Now, when you pull up ... Read More »
Google Maps is one of the best ways to navigate to where you want to go and discover great things to do when you get there. But remembering where you parked is on you. At least, it was.
Google Maps will now remember where you park your vehicle. You’ll have to put some ... Read More »
Google is making it easier to find good places to check out while you’re in a foreign place.
Google will now automatically translate local reviews in Google Maps and Google Search to the language set on your device. The original text will also appear ... Read More »
Google Maps has been the only option for navigation when it comes to Android Auto since its launch, but that may change soon. Google announced Waze support months ago, but this is the first we’re hearing about progress.
The Waze Beta ... Read More »
Google always does something fun for April Fools’ Day. This year the company announced an outdoor companion to your Google Home called the Google Gnome. The Gnome lives in your backyard and gives you outdoor related info as well as controlling your gardening tools through the power of magic. Watch the ... Read More »
Brazil is a country that’s quickly rising, and it plays host to an enormous new market for tech companies. Google is well aware of that fact, and while the company already has extensive operations in Brazil, it’s making a point to develop services with Brazil in mind. Today brings in a smattering of app updates ... Read More »
The team behind Google Maps is always looking for ways to improve the service, and the latest feature addition is for folks who have found it difficult to share their location to friends and family members in the past.