Tag Archives: Google Maps

Google Maps for Android update makes it easier to access Street View

You sometimes use the Street View feature of Google Maps to see a place you’re about to visit and what its surrounding area looks like. Maybe you’re apartment hunting and want to see if the neighborhood looks safe. Regardless of why you do it, Google understands us and has made this previewing a tad easier. Google Maps

Google Maps v4.9 for iOS brings new night mode and more features

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iOS users of Google Maps just got some new functionality that has been in the Android version for some time now. Version 4.9 (iTunes link) brings a new night mode as well as the ability to label custom places so they can be easily found on the map and in search. Night mode does something

Google Maps for iOS updated with redesigned directions

Google has updated its mapping app for iOS with a redesigned transit view that includes real-time information about your arrival time that previously debuted on Android. The new app also provides additional choices for alternate routes. The update also gives you new options for sharing your maps with other users, specifically noting that Facebook and