Google Maps app is one of the popular services around the world.
Google Maps will now take into consideration what you're currently doing, and show you important bits of information that will be helpful in that particular instance. Pending direct Internet-to-brain interface, Google is initiating some changes in Google Maps to cut down on the time your eyes spend scanning the screen for relevant markers. Meanwhile, the Driving view will better surface gas stations.
The tech titan is updating the Maps color scheme and adding new icons so you can more easily suss out points of interest.
Google Maps Redesign Tweaks Color Scheme and Updates Map Modes
Maps is also getting a new color scheme as well as new icons that aim to help users quickly identify places of interest. The feature will highlight cafe, church, museum, or hospital not only by their symbols but also by their corresponding colors.
The broad categories include Food and Drink, Shopping, Health, Entertainment/Leisure, Services, Civil Services/Worship, Outdoor, and Transport.
The internet giant has promised to roll out this new Google Maps design to all Google products in the next few weeks, with Android Auto, Android, Google Assistant, Google Earth, and Google Search receiving it first. Later on, the new style will also appear in the apps, websites and experiences offered by companies that use Google Maps APIs as well, states the blog post.More news: OH politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault