Google is finally presenting the regional search features previewed earlier this year, consisting of the capability to search your surroundings with your phone’s cam.
At Google’s Browse On virtual conference in September, the business had individuals buzzing over its ingenious updates to regional search.
Google previewed an alternative to search for dining establishments by dish and a brand-new search capability built into Google Maps’ Live View.
Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s an overview of the local search updates introducing today.
Updates To Google Local Browse
Search With Live View
Beginning next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting in London, Los Angeles, New York, 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 enables you to utilize your phone’s camera to discover info about places around you. Discover whether a business is open, how hectic it is, the rate range, and its star score.
Look for Restaurants By Dish
There are two new ways to find restaurants in your area.
Look for restaurants that serve a particular dish by either typing it in manually or performing 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 releasing today in English in the U.S. Now, you can use Lens in the Google app to snap a picture or take a screenshot of a meal, include the words ‘near me,’ and instantly discover a place that offers it nearby.
Find Fast Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles
Google is including a filter to searches for electrical vehicle charge stations that make it easier to find quick battery chargers.
Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Look for”EV charging stations” and
choose the “fast charge” filter. You’ll see stations with chargers 50kW or higher. You can likewise filter for stations that offer your EV’s plug key in more countries. These functions are live now on Android and iOS in nations where
EV charging stations are offered. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The capability to search Google for
wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now offered worldwide. After turning on the” Available Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in service
profiles if it has an accessible entrance. If a location isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the very same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel