Home / Tag Archives: Maps

Tag Archives: Maps

Google adds Street View images to directions so you can see exactly where to turn

Street View is finally ready for its closeup. Earlier this week, Google announced a new certification program for 360-degree cameras, letting anyone shoot and upload their interactive experiences right to Maps. And now, Google is looking to use those images and videos to help get you from point A to …

Read More »

Google Maps highlights foodie photos and your upcoming places in the latest beta update

Even if a restaurant has an adventurous menu and a bustling crowd, you’re not guaranteed it will satisfy your taste buds. Sometimes you just need to see how the food looks, as it can be deciding factor between trying it out or heading for the nearest fast food joint.  The …

Read More »

Google Maps for Android adds ‘OK Google’ voice, navigation commands and other search tricks

Next time you’re wondering where the nearest gas station is, the answer will be just a voice command away. Google announced that it’s enabling a host of new voice commands in Google Maps for Android that will allow you to search for a locations, get details about your route, or …

Read More »