Google Tweaks Maps for iOS Devices
Google recently updated Google Maps for iOS and made some usability improvements to its navigation app. Maps now offers faster access to navigation tools, including route and traffic overviews. The app makes the Tips and Tricks feature easier to access in the side menu. Last, the app adds support for Arabic and Hebrew, including voice guidance. The update also fixes some bugs. Google Maps for iOS is free to download from the iTunes App Store.
Google Maps for iOS Lets You Add Pit Stops
An update to Google Maps for iOS adds useful details about what's located along any given route. Using the refreshed Google Maps, travelers can easily find rest stops, restaurants, grocery stores, and gas stations — including gas prices — during their journey.
Google Threads Voice Commands Deeper Into Google Maps
People can now use their voice to take full command of Google Maps when in the car. Google updated Maps today and added more support for "Ok, Google"-based voice commands.
Google Maps for iOS Gains Multiple-Stop Tool
Google has added the ability to plan multi-stop trips to its app for iPhones and iPads. The latest version of Google Maps for iOS allows people to add multiple destinations to a single excursion.
Send Places from Google Maps to Your iPhone
Google recently provided an update to its Maps app for iOS that adds the ability to send places from Maps on a desktop to an iPhone. The feature, which has been available to Android phones for several months, requires iPhone owners to enable notifications for Maps.