Google’s New Local Browse Features Are Finally Here

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Google is finally presenting the regional search functions previewed earlier this year, consisting of the ability to browse your environments 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 meal and a new search capability built 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 Search

Browse With Live View

Beginning 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: products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Search with Live View permits you to use your phone’s video camera to discover details about places around you. Learn whether a company is open, how busy it is, the cost range, and its star rating.

Search For Dining Establishments By Dish

There are two brand-new methods to find dining establishments in your local area.

Search for dining establishments that serve a specific dish by either typing it in manually or conducting a visual search with Google Lens.

Screenshot from: products/search/searching-for-holiday-meals/, November 2022. Screenshot from: 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 a picture or take a screenshot of a meal, include the words ‘near me,’ and immediately discover a place that offers it close by.

Find Fast Charging Stations For Electric Cars

Google is adding a filter to searches for electrical automobile charge stations that make it much easier to find fast battery chargers.

Screenshot from: 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 battery chargers 50kW or greater. You can likewise filter for stations that provide your EV’s plug key in more countries. These functions are live now on Android and iOS in nations where

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

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free locations is now offered worldwide. After switching on the” Accessible 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 exact same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Included Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel