Today’s tech news: Google Maps launches Speedometer in Driving Navigation


Google Maps has continuously improved its capacities to the point where it’s presently considered by numerous individuals to be the best maps and route service accessible. Introduced as a matter of course on most Android cell phones, Google Maps got a major lift with Google’s obtaining of Waze, a comparable GPS route programming, in 2013. The administration has now allegedly included a prevalent Waze highlight – the on-screen speedometer. The component is said to take off as a server-side update in different districts, and will gradually make it to all Google Maps clients.

As per a report by Android Police, the on-screen speedometer highlight is presently taking off bit by bit in different markets. A few clients in different areas including the US, UK, and parts of Europe, South America, and Asia are seeing the component. While we haven’t had the option to affirm it yet, all things considered, this is a moderate server-side take off and the speedometer highlight will be accessible to everybody soon.

To empower the component (if accessible), clients can tap the menu catch inside the Google Maps application, at that point tap Settings > Navigation Settings, at that point look down to driving alternatives and empower the Speedometer setting if obvious. In the event that you can’t see this alternative yet, it implies that the element has not yet taken off for your gadget. In the event that you can empower it, you’ll at that point see the speedometer on-screen while exploring in Google Maps.

The application can likewise caution you in the event that you are surpassing as far as possible any place you are driving, notwithstanding giving clients a chance to report street perils, mishaps, and speed traps in transit. Google Maps likewise as of late taken off exceptional worker highlights for clients in India, including ongoing transport travel data and live train status.

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