Last month Google showed a detailed makeover for the Google Maps. It seems that the company is trying to make it easier for the users to find the places to eat or drink and many other things by revamping the Explore tab. Many of the changes will be going live on Android and iOS today, and it will give the frequent Google Maps users a very good chance to experience it.
Google has announced this changes in the last month, and it explained that with this the company would be going to a new depth. As per Google Blog, the company has shared a list of 7 tips for getting the most out of the update and new features.
It said in the statement that there are many new functionalities which sit within the Explore tab and it has undergone some of the pretty big changes. You can find the recommendation for restaurants and bars which are present around you and also recommendations from local experts and Google’s algorithms. You can also find the information about the events and activities that are happening around or will be happening soon, and it can be filtered by categories to narrow down your search.
Another new feature is the new “ Your Match” rating, and it relies on Google’s machine learning techniques. You can view the restaurant or bar, and you can too have the location history which has turned on and you will able to see the percentage rating which reflects the place. It will consider the things like the restaurants that you have rated in the past and the food and drink that are preferred by you.
The next feature is Your Tab, and it allows you to follow the neighborhood that lives in and the cities that you frequently visit to handle the areas. In this tab, you will find information about the new restaurants that are going to open up also.