iPhone owners: You can now use Google Maps to share your live route location, ETA - New Gersy

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iPhone owners: You can now use Google Maps to share your live route location, ETA

The latest update to Google Maps brings live location-sharing to iPhone users.

The feature, which is already available in Google Maps on Android, allows iPhone users to share their live location, route, and ETA with contacts.

Android and iOS will currently additionally share Google Maps live location data via WhatsApp, Facebook courier, Line and different third-party electronic messaging apps, in line with Google.

Google Maps mechanically stops sharing the device's location once the user arrives at the destination. whereas sharing is activated, there is a blue person icon next to the ETA. Users will prefer to stop sharing.

The recipient can see the sender's location, avatar, ETA, and device battery level for the length of the trip.

To share a live location, users got to choose a destination and begin navigating. there is a new 'Share trip progress' possibility within the drag-up menu at rock bottom of the screen.

iPhone users may have to regulate privacy settings for the sharing feature to figure. 

To share live locations with contacts, Google Maps can would like access to phone contacts, notifications should be enabled, and placement access for Google Maps should be be set to 'Always', instead of say, 'While Using'.

Location sharing can even be accessed from the menu bar within the search box. 

Here you'll produce a link that enables any recipient to ascertain your location for a group amount of between quarter-hour to seventy two hours. you'll additionally request a contact share their location via Google Maps.

The feature works for driving, walking, and athletics navigation on robot and iOS. Google has additionally announce a support document for period location sharing.

Google in the week additionally extended a Google Maps feature to assist electric automobile drivers find charging stations. writing in "ev charging" or "EV charging stations" can mention a listing of charging stations.

Globally, the feature supports Tesla and Chargepoint. In the US, it supports SemaConnect, EVgo, Blink. Supported stations within the GB embrace Chargemaster, Pod Point, whereas Chargefox is supported in Australia and New Zealand.


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