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Say, HELLO, To The BRAND NEW Google Maps!


Say, HELLO, To The BRAND NEW Google Maps!

Richard Goodwin 16/11/2017 - 11:56am

Google Maps now seems to be VERY other, after its first design overhaul in years

I have a look at and use Google Maps maximum days, however the preferred app now seems to be very other, following an important design and format update.

There are new icons, a refreshed color scheme, and a brand new UX – the whole thing is designed to seem more energizing and extra fashionable. The update is now rolling out, slowly, so that you will have to have the ability to revel in quickly sufficient.

“You’ll see those adjustments over the following couple of weeks in all Google merchandise that incorporate Google Maps,” stated Google, “together with the Assistant, Seek, Earth, and Android Auto. Through the years, the brand new taste will even seem within the apps, web pages and reports presented through firms that use Google Maps APIs as smartly.”

Google has additionally progressed general Maps capability, including in higher data for riding, navigation basically and public shipping. The thought being easy: additional info makes for a greater shuttle revel in, whether or not you’re simply commuting to paintings or riding 200 miles on a road-trip.

“Puts like a restaurant, church, museum or clinic could have a chosen colour and icon,” Google added, “in order that it’s simple to search out that form of vacation spot at the map. As an example, for those who’re in a brand new neighbourhood and on the lookout for a espresso store, it's essential open the map to search out the closest orange icon (which is the colour for Meals & Drink spots).”

Those are the brand new color icons for explicit sights:

Those adjustments will practice to Google Maps throughout ALL units; that means, Android, iPhone, Mac, and Home windows.


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