Google’s New Local Browse Functions Are Lastly Here

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Google is lastly presenting the regional search features previewed previously this year, consisting of the capability to browse your environments with your phone’s cam.

At Google’s Search On virtual conference in September, the business had people buzzing over its innovative updates to local search.

Google previewed an alternative to search for restaurants by meal and a brand-new search ability developed into Google Maps’ Live View.

Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s a summary of the regional search updates releasing today.

Updates To Google Local Search

Search With Live View

Beginning next week, search with Google Maps Live View is rolling out in London, Los Angeles, New York City, Paris, San Francisco, and Tokyo on Android and iOS.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Search with Live View permits you to utilize your phone’s video camera to find info about locations around you. Discover whether a service is open, how hectic it is, the cost range, and its star rating.

Look for Dining Establishments By Meal

There are two brand-new methods to find restaurants in your city.

Search for restaurants that serve a particular meal by either typing it in manually or conducting a visual search with Google Lens.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-meals/, November 2022. Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-

meals/, November 2022. Google’s’ multisearch near me ‘is introducing today in English in the U.S. Now, you can utilize Lens in the Google app to snap a picture or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and right away find a location that offers it close by.

Find Fast Charging Stations For Electric Vehicles

Google is adding a filter to look for electric car charge stations that make it easier to discover fast battery chargers.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Search for”EV charging stations” and

choose the “quick charge” filter. You’ll see stations with chargers 50kW or higher. You can also filter for stations that provide your EV’s plug type in more countries. These features are live now on Android and iOS in countries where

EV charging stations are available. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Nations The capability to browse Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now available worldwide. After turning on the” Accessible Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in company

profiles if it has an available entrance. If a place isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Included Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel