Google’s New Resident Search Functions Are Lastly Here

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Google is lastly presenting the regional search functions previewed earlier this year, consisting of the capability to browse your surroundings with your phone’s cam.

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

Google previewed an alternative to search for restaurants by meal and a new search capability built into Google Maps’ Live View.

Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s a summary of the local search updates releasing today.

Updates To Google Resident Search

Browse With Live View

Starting 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. Search with Live View allows you to utilize your phone’s camera to discover details about locations around you. Learn whether a company is open, how busy it is, the rate range, and its star rating.

Search For Dining Establishments By Meal

There are 2 brand-new ways to discover restaurants in your local area.

Search for dining establishments that serve a specific meal by either typing it in manually or conducting 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 introducing 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 meal, add the words ‘near me,’ and instantly discover a location that sells it nearby.

Discover Quick Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles

Google is including a filter to look for electrical lorry charge stations that make it simpler to find fast chargers.

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

choose the “quick charge” filter. You’ll see stations with battery chargers 50kW or greater. You can also filter for stations that offer your EV’s plug key in more nations. These functions are live now on Android and iOS in countries where

EV charging stations are offered. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The ability to browse Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now readily available 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 accessible entrance. If a location isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel