Google Maps' New Feature Will Change The Way We Commute Forever

Google Maps' New Feature Will Change The Way We Commute Forever

Google Maps' New Feature Will Change The Way We Commute Forever

There is a significant difference in the estimated travel time (ETA) for the motorcycle mode of travel in Google Maps compared to any other mode. The new update might be a small one, but is really essential in a person's journey.

Google has been testing real-time notifications for transit journeys, according to TechCrunch.

Whether you're prone to a little nap on your morning commute, or are exploring a new city and not sure when to disembark, this forthcoming Google Maps update is great news. These updates will appear within the app when you have it open as well as on the lock screen during your trip.

The idea isn't really new actually.

To get started, you need to enter where you want to go, and then you can choose a "Start" button that will appear at the bottom of the screen. So as you travel on your local buses and trains, you'll get live updates on how the journey is progressing and where you actually are. This will become more useful if you're riding a train or bus.

Google Home Max now on sale for $399
The Echo Dot competitor hit the market immediately, and the Home Max was given the decidedly more nebulous date of December. The far field microphone on the device allows Google Home Max to pick up voice commands from distant corners of the room.

Palestinians clash with Israeli forces during riots in West Bank, Gaza
Israeli warplanes bombed two targets in Gaza late on Friday after rockets were launched at its territory by Hamas. He said the Palestinian leadership was considering all options in response to Trump's announcement.

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 18.45, and a price to sales ratio of 95.43. The business had revenue of $148.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $142.10 million.

The update comes just two weeks after Google announced at its recent event that it was going for two-wheeler customised navigation on Google Maps- under it, two-wheeler drivers will get the fastest route to reach their destination.

The information can also be shown on the notifications. The notifications are interactive, means you can scroll right through your journey's steps.

An update will soon roll out to Google Maps that will alert users when their stop on public transport is coming up, according to TechCrunch.

Not all updates are positive of course - Google had to withdraw its calorie burning counter - but hopefully, the upcoming changes will be better received.

Related news



[an error occurred while processing the directive]