Google Maps Is Testing ‘Off-Route’ Feature For Indian Taxis

Google Maps is on a serious role these days where they have been adding new features frequently to enhance the user experience. Now, they are testing a new feature called off-route which is basically aimed at helping people who use taxis in India. So this feature will let these people know instantly if their taxi is off course from the given route while not informing the taxi driver about it. Read More

Google Maps Now Allows Users To Check Popular Menus

Google Maps is slowly evolving into a very handy app for users who don’t want to switch between Apps while navigating. Gone are the days when all you could do is navigate and search for routes to your destination on Maps. The company has now introduced a new feature where it shows all the popular dishes from restaurants directly on Maps. Read More

Google Maps Rolls Out AR Navigation For Select Users

Google has started launching its Augmented Reality feature on Google Maps, which is being currently tested by a few number of users in the US. The AR feature will allow users to see a mix of camera imagery and animations that will show on the Maps screen such as arrows, landmarks, animated creatures. This way you can know how to reach your destination while also knowing what’s around you on the phone screen. Read More

Google Maps On Android To Make Use Of Google Assistant For Navigation

Google is updating the Maps App for Android today and will be including the the option for users to navigate with the help of Google Assistant within the App. The company wants to make the navigation experience less compact and more driver-friendly and is making sure that Assistant is always there to help while driving. Google had confirmed the update back in I/O 2018 and it is now finally rolling out for all Android users. Read More

Google Maps Gets Fresh Updates Including Dark Mode

Google has been trying to actively improve the user experience for it’s Apps and has been coming up with numerous updates which includes the Dark Mode. The dark theme is already available in many of the Google Apps and the company want’s to put it to use on Maps as well. Now, the users can choose to select between the light and dark theme and they can do that easily while navigating. Read More