Google Street View hasn’t been limited to maps for quite a while. You can even explore the Great Barrier Reef using Street View. The app is pushing exploration beyond just your own neighborhood.
The next step is a big one, because for the first time, Street View has left the Earth. You can ... Read More »
The latest update to Waze for Android takes the custom voices one step further. Previously, you could download celebrity voices to guide you to your destination, but now you can record your own.
Waze will let you record all the generic voice prompts so you can let yourself guide you. ... 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 »
The beta version of Google Maps has been updated with a new and convenient feature. Tapping the blue dot on your location now offers the option of saving your parking location.
With the parking location you can save notes, a time limit (which will also set a timer), and even photos. This ... Read More »
Google Maps is a great way to get to your destination, but getting there is only half the battle. You can get where you’re going on time and not be able to find parking for half an hour.
The latest update to Google Maps will now gauge parking difficulty and ... Read More »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »