Google’s New Local Search Features 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 surroundings with your phone’s camera.

At Google’s Search On virtual conference in September, the business had individuals buzzing over its innovative updates to local search.

Google previewed a choice to search for dining establishments by dish and a new search ability constructed into Google Maps’ Live View.

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

Updates To Google Local Browse

Search With Live View

Beginning next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting in London, Los Angeles, New York City, Paris, San Francisco, and Tokyo on Android and iOS.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Search with Live View permits you to use your phone’s cam to find info about places around you. Learn whether a company is open, how hectic it is, the price variety, and its star rating.

Search For Restaurants By Meal

There are 2 brand-new ways to find dining establishments in your area.

Look for dining establishments that serve a specific meal by either typing it in by hand or carrying out a visual search with Google Lens.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-meals/, November 2022. Screenshot from: blog.google/ 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 use Lens in the Google app to snap an image or take a screenshot of a meal, add the words ‘near me,’ and immediately find a location that sells it nearby.

Discover Quick Charging Stations For Electric Cars

Google is adding a filter to look for electric lorry charge stations that make it much easier to discover quick chargers.

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

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

EV charging stations are readily available. Discover Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The capability to browse Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now available worldwide. After switching on the” Available Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in organization

profiles if it has an accessible entryway. If an area isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the very same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Included Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel