Tag Archives: Maps

Volvo maps the future of electric cars

FILE PHOTO: Volvo logo is seen at the 2017 New York International Auto Show in New York “The company will also offer hybrid options across its product line, marking the historic end of cars that only have an internal combustion engine.” According to a statement, the e-cars will fight for buyers in an increasingly crowded market. Segment pioneer Tesla Inc ... Read More »

Apple CEO Tim cook stated to Unveil Maps Centre on India ride

Apple Inc. leader govt Officer Tim prepare dinner will unveil a development middle for virtual maps in the course of his multiday visit to India this week, someone with expertise of the experience said, as he seeks to make in addition inroads within the global’s quickest-developing cellphone marketplace. cook dinner is on his first respectable trip to the usa, in ... Read More »

Google Maps for Android, iOS Now Offers Traffic Alerts in India

Google has announced that Maps for Android and iOS in India will now show traffic alerts to users once navigation mode is switched on. The updated Maps app will offer a spoken alert about upcoming traffic conditions upon entering a destination on the app, meant to help users identify the route they want to take to their destination. While on ... Read More »

Google Maps for Android Can Navigate to Multiple Destinations With This Trick

Google Maps for Android previously allowed users to side-track during a trip to gas stations, restaurants, cafes, and shopping marts. The app however didn’t allow users to navigate to multiple destinations, something that Google Maps allows on desktop. Now, Android Police reports that it is possible to navigate to multiple destinations using the Maps for Android with a little help ... Read More »

Microsoft Announces ‘Exciting’ Windows 10 Update After Losing Here Maps

If you’re a Windows 10 or Windows Phone 8 user, it is understandable why you’re panicking. The news of the impending demise of your favourite Here Maps app might not be easy to handle, but fret not, Microsoft has got you covered. The Redmond-based company says that an “exciting update” is planned for the Windows 10 Maps app. The Windows ... Read More »

Google Maps Integrates Ola and Other Ride Services

Alphabet’s Google on Tuesday announced a Google Maps update that would let you view more cab/ ride services and compare their fares, all inside a new dedicated ride services/ ride sharing tab. While the app until date had only Uber integration for users, it will now be showing cabs from other rival companies as well. This Google Maps update will ... Read More »

Here Maps Ditches Microsoft’s Windows 10, Windows Phone Platforms

Here just dealt a major blow to Windows Phone community. The company announced that its mapping and navigation app, Here Maps, will be pulled from the Windows 10 Store later this month. Here said it is also dropping support for its Windows Phone app. Taking everyone by surprise, Here announced on Tuesday that it is shuttering its mapping service from ... Read More »

Google Maps for iOS Now Lets You Add Pit Stops, Gets 3D Touch Support

After hitting the Google Maps Android app in October last year and last month in India, the pit stop addition feature has now reached Google Maps for iOS as a part of an update. The Google Maps v4.16.0 also adds 3D Touch support for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. When in navigation mode, Google Maps for iOS users can ... Read More »

Google Maps, Street View Get Minor Tweaks in Latest Update

Google has rolled out some updates to its Maps and Street View applications for Android. For Maps, the update v9.21 brings notification customisation for user edits, ‘Explore Around You’ feature to other countries and more. The Street View app now not only lets us roam around in streets but also take a look inside the stadiums and sports arenas. Google ... Read More »

Google Maps Now Lets You Add Pit Stops on Your Trips in India

Google India has added nifty little feature to its Maps application that will now let you take fewer long detours. The search giant will now let users search for and add an extra stop on your route without having to exit the navigation mode. It had begun rolling out the pit stop feature starting with the US back in October ... Read More »