New Google Maps..

The juggernaut better known as Google is slowly releasing their latest version of Google Maps. I recently got the official invite to test drive it. It seems to be a nicer UI with a boat load of new bells and whistles.

Here is the video explaining each new feature from Google’s website:

Google has once again one-upped the immediacy factor by putting even more at your fingertips within one screen. Here are a couple screen shots of my trial run:

This is the new search box that has auto-complete as well as enhanced search with simple terms.

 

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Here is the search box when you click on a specific street on the map..

 

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Here is the enhanced info card when you click on a place, street or location.

 

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It’s definitely sparked my curiosity. Will it cause me to use Maps more? Ehh, we’ll see.

Oh, by the way. The screen shots and head lines are courtesy of a new nifty app I downloaded from the App Store called Clarify. Go check it out.

 

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