There aren’t that many apps which are considered as “must haves” on all smartphones and Google Maps is one of them. Google basically changed the way that people navigate the world after launching Google Maps and there is no doubt about that. Google Maps provides users with the safest and fastest navigation routes and it makes it impossible for anyone to ever get lost again. Nonetheless, the app offers a bunch of other cool features and today we are going to present some of them after we introduce the app’s latest update.
Google Maps 10.21.0 Beta Update
The latest update for Google Maps sports the 10.21.0 version number and it’s available to download for all beta users right now. The update is being rolled out via OTA (over the air) channels which means that all beta users are going to receive it during the upcoming hours.
In case you are not enrolled in the beta program, then you should be pleased to find out that Google is allowing everyone who uses an Android powered device to enroll in the beta program. In addition, the new update comes with a handful of bug fixes that improves the overall performances of Google Maps.
Discover places and explore like a local
• Discover local restaurant, events, and activities that matter to you
• Know what’s trending and new places that are opening in the areas you care about
• Decide more confidently with “Your match,” a number on how likely you are to like a place
• Group planning made easy. Share a shortlist of options and vote in real-time
• Create lists of your favorite places and share with friends
• Follow must-try places recommended by local experts, Google, and publishers
More experiences on Google Maps
• Offline maps to search and navigate without an internet connection
• Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, shops, museums and more
• Indoor maps to quickly find your way inside big places like airports, malls and stadiums
Adam Thrones is still early into his career as tech and digital marketing reporter but has already had his work published in many major publications including JoyStiq and Android Authority. In regards to academics, Adam earned a degree in business from Fordham University. Adam has a passion for emerging technology and writing on his blog. He is always eager about the new gadgets on the market and likes to cover updates on software.