Google Maps to Make Live View Available for iPhone Users


Google Maps introduced on Thursday that iPhone customers will “quickly” get to expertise an up to date Stay View when location sharing, together with all Android customers. Google Pixel customers final month began seeing the upgraded Stay View that options much more useful arrows and route steerage to discover a pinned location.

Google made the announcement in a blog post. Augmented actuality in Google Maps carry digital arrows, pins, and markers proper in entrance of you as you stroll whereas wanting via your cellphone’s digicam. Google Maps calls it Stay View. It has been round since August 2019, and it is extremely useful when an individual is making an attempt to get oriented or discover an handle or pinned location.

With the replace, if a person opens Stay View within the Maps app when a buddy shares a pin from a park, the person will see arrows and instructions telling him/her precisely the place to stroll. This works greatest as soon as the person is within the neighborhood and have the cellphone held out in entrance of the strolling path. The person must click on on Stay View and as a substitute of guessing which meadow the opposite particular person is, the person might be directed proper to the opposite particular person’s route.

Google Maps has additionally up to date its Stay View to label landmarks just like the Eiffel Tower or Empire State Constructing and put pinned location markers in additional correct alignment. The listing of cities the place landmarks will present up contains Amsterdam, Bangkok, Barcelona, Berlin, Budapest, Dubai, Florence, Istanbul, Kuala Lumpur, Kyoto, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Milan, Munich, New York, Osaka, Paris, Prague, Rome, San Francisco, Sydney, Tokyo, and Vienna. It needs to be famous that Stay View solely works on AR-compatible telephones.


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