Google is finally presenting the regional search functions previewed previously this year, consisting of the capability to browse your surroundings with your phone’s cam.
At Google’s Browse On virtual conference in September, the company had individuals buzzing over its ingenious updates to regional search.
Google previewed a choice to look for dining establishments by dish and a new search ability developed into Google Maps’ Live View.
Those updates and more are now readily available. Here’s an overview of the local search updates introducing today.
Updates To Google Resident Browse
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 allows you to use your phone’s camera to discover information about locations around you. Learn whether a business is open, how hectic it is, the rate range, and its star ranking.
Look for Dining Establishments By Meal
There are 2 new ways to find dining establishments in your local area.
Search for restaurants that serve a specific meal by either typing it in by hand or carrying out 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 launching today in English in the U.S. Now, you can use Lens in the Google app to snap an image or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and right away find a place that sells it close by.
Find Quick Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles
Google is including a filter to searches for electrical automobile charge stations that make it much 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
pick the “quick charge” filter. You’ll see stations with chargers 50kW or greater. You can also filter for stations that provide your EV’s plug key in more countries. These features are live now on Android and iOS in nations where
EV charging stations are readily available. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The ability to search Google for
wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now available worldwide. After turning on the” Available Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in company
profiles if it has an available entryway. If a location isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the exact same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Included Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel