Sunday, 19 August, 2018

Google Maps location sharing adds phone battery status

Google My Maps is very easy to use Google My Maps is very easy to use
Kayla Schwartz | 06 August, 2018, 00:00

That way, rather than sending out regular ETA updates, users can simply open Google Maps and see for themselves where you are. This function allows users to travel to their contact's location or give them an estimated time of arrival. And now Google Maps will also show the battery life remaining in the device. Keep in that mind before telling friends you didn't respond because you were running out of battery, they'll know if you're lying.

According to a report by Android Police, when someone shares their location through Google Maps, you will now be able to see how much battery charge they have left on their devices.

This is why we wanted to ask you if you are fine with Google sharing your battery life as well as your location with your exes.

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When you share your location with someone in the Google Maps app, it will show up on your friend's map, and they can then use that information to get directions to exactly where you are located.

Google is also bringing in India-specific features on Google Maps to address unique challenges and opportunities, a senior company official said. At that time we were expecting that it will provide a user with approximate battery levels.

It is being reported that the tech giant is now working towards the addition of the public toilets in the Google Maps. You can check out the new feature on both iOS and Android versions of the app today. The location sharing feature on it is available from ages but it uses to work differently compared to its current state.

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