Other than that, Google has also updated the platform's color scheme and added new icons to help users quickly identify exactly what kind of point of interest they are looking at. Pending direct Internet-to-brain interface, Google is initiating some changes in Google Maps to cut down on the time your eyes spend scanning the screen for relevant markers. Gas stations will now appear more prominently during navigation, as will train stations on transit maps.
Record number of Americans forecast to travel over Thanksgiving weekend
The group said Thanksgiving travel has increased for nine consecutive years - and this year will see a 3 percent rise over 2016. A robust USA economy is driving across-the-board travel this season, according to the 115-year-old automobile association.
OnePlus 5T stretches its screen without straining wallets
OnePlus is trying to make up for the relocation by offering an alternate unlocking solution using facial recognition technology. Of course, under the hood it shares some of the internals with the OnePlus 5 , but the camera setup on the back is new as well.
Russia To Host Turkey, Iran In Sochi For Talks On Syria Conflict
The US draft text received 11 votes in favor, while Russian Federation and Bolivia voted against it and China and Egypt abstained. It would mark the tenth time that Moscow has used its veto power at the council to block action targeting its ally Syria.
Google Maps will highlight information that's relevant to the mode of transport being used.
"Places like a cafe, church, museum, or hospital will have a designated colour and icon, so that it's easy to find that type of destination on the map", said Google. For example, all the food and drinks related places like restaurants, takeaways, bakeries, and ice cream parlours have orange-coloured symbols. Hunt also mentioned that the updates will come in the next few weeks on all products including Assistant, Search, Earth, and Android Auto. Later on apps and websites that use the Google Maps API will also be updated to his unified look. With this new design, Google Maps will be even further ahead of Apple in terms of data, features and usability.