Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

Google has recently revealed at its ongoing I/O conference that its Maps app will get more detailed. The update will provide a better street view, better navigation routes, and more such features in the coming months. The update is centred around better navigation planning, which the drivers use the most.

Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

However, through this new update, Google Maps will start suggesting routes that are less crowded and don't require the driver to brake hard non-stop. In return, this will make your commute easy and even save you fuel. This is being done via machine learning by assessing road grade, traffic flow, the distance of your journey, and maps.

Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

Also, there was a screenshot that was shared by Alphabet's company during the presentation that reveals the new layout, which shows reduced CO2 emission. The company is also improving its street maps so that pedestrians can plan their route better and also those with temporary or permanent disabilities. It will also feature complex virtual street signs for buildings that are hard to navigate.

Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

Recently, Google also revealed the Digital Car Key. It is an Android Smartphone-based technology that will be offered along with the rollout of the upcoming Android 12 OS. Users can lock, unlock and even start their car using a smartphone.

Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

The Google Digital Car Key will use Near Field Communication (NFC) as well as Ultra Wide Band (UWB) radio tech to work in the proximity of the car in question. The car can be unlocked either by asking the app to do so or by simply pressing the unlock button on the car door with the phone in the user's pocket. The technology is certainly set to be handy and convenient. According to Google, the remote key can be remotely and securely shared with a friend allowing them to use the car if the owner isn't around.

Google Maps New Updates Will Help Save You Fuel: Read More To Find Out!

Thoughts About Google Working On Updating The Maps

Since the petrol and diesel prices are touching the sky, the fastest way to reach a destination will be the easiest to save fuel. Till now this feature was not available on Google Maps, but now, in the coming months, Google Maps will be updated with all the above-mentioned features.

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Article Published On: Friday, May 21, 2021, 17:17 [IST]
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