Google’s New Local Browse Features Are Finally Here

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Google is lastly presenting the local search features previewed earlier this year, consisting of the ability to search your environments with your phone’s electronic camera.

At Google’s Browse On virtual conference in September, the company had individuals buzzing over its ingenious updates to local search.

Google previewed an alternative to look for dining establishments by meal and a new search ability constructed into Google Maps’ Live View.

Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s an overview of the regional search updates releasing today.

Updates To Google Local Browse

Search With Live View

Starting next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting 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 enables you to use your phone’s video camera to find information about places around you. Find out whether an organization is open, how hectic it is, the price variety, and its star ranking.

Look for Restaurants By Meal

There are two new ways to find restaurants in your area.

Search for restaurants that serve a specific dish by either typing it in manually 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 introducing today in English in the U.S. Now, you can utilize Lens in the Google app to snap a picture or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and immediately discover a place that offers it nearby.

Discover Quick Charging Stations For Electric Cars

Google is adding a filter to searches for electrical vehicle charge stations that make it simpler to discover fast 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

choose the “fast charge” filter. You’ll see stations with chargers 50kW or greater. You can also filter for stations that offer your EV’s plug type in more nations. These features are live now on Android and iOS in nations where

EV charging stations are offered. Discover Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The capability to browse Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free locations is now available worldwide. After switching on the” Accessible Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in organization

profiles if it has an accessible entryway. If an area isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the exact same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel