Google Maps is Now Available in 39 More Languages by @MattGSouthern

Google has released a update to Maps which makes the service available in 39 more languages. It’s estimated that as many as 1.25 billion people worldwide speak the languages that have been added to Google Maps. The new languages include: Afrikaans Albanian Amharic Armenian Azerbaijani Bosnian Burmese Croatian Czech Danish Estonian Filipino Finnish Georgian Hebrew […]


Filter Google Maps Results by Wheelchair Accessible Routes by @MattGSouthern

Google Maps is becoming more wheelchair accessible with an update that will help users find the most wheelchair-friendly routes. When looking up directions in transit navigation mode, users will have the option to filter results to display routes that are wheelchair accessible. To access wheelchair accessible routes in Google Maps follow these steps: Search for […]


Google Maps Improves Location Discovery by Color Coding Points of Interest by @MattGSouthern

Google Maps will soon be rolling out an update that will improve location discovery in two distinct ways. Perhaps the most noticeable change will be color-coded points of interest. Specific categories of locations will now have their own color scheme, and new icons will be used to better identify the type of location. Locations such […]