The excruciating wait is over!
It a sign of relief for the fans of Google Maps, definitely now even the iPhone and iPad users can also bestow the functionality provided by the Google Maps.
Finally, after the Apple maps and its controversies we inescapably turn our attention to Google Maps yet again. As reported earlier in a snippet posted by us, we had mentioned about the possibility of Google Maps returning to iPhone. To lay an end to the on-going speculation about the same, we are dished out here with the information that Google has unveiled an application of the official Google Maps for the iOS. After the way Apple maps had enforced upon striking a chord with the users and failing in their pursuits, it was a matter of time that Google Maps to surfaced up yet again in the iTunes App Store. The announcement has been made & assuredly the users have an alternative to Apple’s sub-par maps.
The headlines display the app with all the expected features that are usually associated with the same. The presented list of features has been an aggregation of various aspects. These are narrated sequentially in the following way:
- Street View and aerial imagery
- Turn-by-turn voice-guided driving directions
- Transit and walking directions
- 2D and 3D maps
Unfortunately, this re-introduction is yet to be granted for iPad, but it’s expected that it will soon follow. The current re-introduced app has been found speedy with easy functionality with respect to the interface. The search is placed on the top of the map & the broadcasted information bar is responsible for giving details on any location when swiped. The functionality provided is much larger than searching just the locations. Additionally, nearby businesses and destinations are searched with the feasibility of their Google Local information provided. This is put forth by just tapping onto the same.
Available from now, it is a free application and it can be downloaded from here.