• Google Maps for Apple iPhone gets new vehicle icons for some reason

    5 monthes ago - By Beta News

    Want to know a secret? Google apps on iOS are often much better than the Android versions. Don't ask me why - you'd think the search giant would show more love to its own platform instead of Apple's, but oh well. Ultimately, iPhone owners get the best of both worlds. Today, Google announces a new Maps feature that is apparently exclusive to iOS. Before Android users get too upset, they should know it really isn't a big deal. In fact, it is kind of odd that the search giant is even hyping the seemingly useless feature. What is it, you...
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  • Google Maps For iOS Lets Users Choose From New Vehicle Icons

    Google Maps For iOS Lets Users Choose From New Vehicle Icons

    5 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    If you've used Google Maps on iOS for navigation, you might be familiar with the arrow icon that is used to depict the user on the map. However it looks like Google is changing things up by giving users more customization options in the form of vehicle icons, where users can now choose which vehicle they want in place of the arrow. According to Google, “There's now a new way to customize your drive on Google Maps for iOS. Depending on your mood, you can swap out the classic blue navigation arrow for a new icon-a stylish sedan, a timeless pickup truck, or a speedy SUV. Get started by...
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