Google’s New Local Search Functions Are Finally Here

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Google is lastly presenting the local search functions previewed previously this year, consisting of the ability to browse your environments with your phone’s electronic camera.

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

Google previewed an option to look for dining establishments by dish and a new search ability developed into Google Maps’ Live View.

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

Updates To Google Resident Browse

Search With Live View

Beginning next week, search with Google Maps Live View is rolling out in London, Los Angeles, New York, 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. Search with Live View enables you to utilize your phone’s electronic camera to find details about places around you. Discover whether a company is open, how busy it is, the rate variety, and its star ranking.

Look for Dining Establishments By Dish

There are two new methods to find dining establishments in your area.

Search for dining establishments that serve a particular dish by either typing it in manually or performing 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 releasing today in English in the U.S. Now, you can utilize Lens in the Google app to snap a photo or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and immediately find a place that sells it nearby.

Discover Fast Charging Stations For Electric Vehicles

Google is adding a filter to look for electric lorry charge stations that make it simpler to discover fast battery 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 use your EV’s plug enter more nations. These features are live now on Android and iOS in nations where

EV charging stations are readily available. Discover 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” Available 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 exact same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel