Google’s New Local Browse Functions Are Lastly Here

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Google is finally presenting the regional search functions previewed previously this year, including the capability to search your environments with your phone’s cam.

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

Google previewed an option to search for restaurants by dish and a brand-new search ability built into Google Maps’ Live View.

Those updates and more are now readily available. Here’s an overview of the regional search updates launching today.

Updates To Google Resident Search

Search With Live View

Beginning next week, search with Google Maps Live View is rolling out 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. Browse with Live View permits you to utilize your phone’s electronic camera to discover info about places around you. Discover whether a company is open, how hectic it is, the rate range, and its star rating.

Search For Dining Establishments By Meal

There are 2 brand-new methods to find restaurants in your area.

Search for dining establishments that serve a particular meal by either typing it in by hand or carrying out 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 utilize Lens in the Google app to snap a picture or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and instantly find a place that sells it nearby.

Find Fast Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles

Google is adding a filter to look for electrical vehicle charge stations that make it simpler to discover quick chargers.

Screenshot from: products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Look for”EV charging stations” and

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

EV charging stations are readily available. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The ability to search Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places 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 available entryway. If a place isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Included Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel