Sunday, May 22, 2011

updated google map experience for android devices

Google makes few updates to the maps.google.com so that few new features are now available to this when you access the site from any mobile browser(android and i-os only).Amongst the new features,the important ones are-
  • See your current location
  • Search for what’s nearby with suggest and auto complete
  • Have clickable icons of popular businesses and transit stations
  • Get driving, transit, biking, and walking directions
  • Turn on satellite, transit, traffic, biking, and other layers
  • View Place pages with photos, ratings, hours, and more
  • When signed into your Google account, access your starred locations and My Maps
Being available in cloud,this will provide a uniform experience across the platforms.