• Google Maps highlights how you can find eco-friendly businesses

    17 days ago - By Android Central

    Google Maps can help you be greener, too.
    What you need to know
    Google Maps will now let businesses list the items that they recycle.
    Google also highlights the list feature in Maps so that users can keep track of eco-friendly places.
    Users can also make edit suggestions for businesses to let others know about their eco-friendly practices.
    Earth Day is upon us, and Google is pointing out ways that Maps can help everyone stay. Google Maps on Android Auto already helps eco-friendly drivers of select EVs to efficiently map their routes with charging stations along the way. Today, Google...
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  • Google Maps Will Shift Focus From Speed To Environment & Fuel Savings

    Google Maps Will Shift Focus From Speed To Environment & Fuel Savings

    17 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Google has plans to update its Maps application that will change the primary objective from fast arrival times to routes with better fuel savings. That's according to a recent report from autoevolution , highlighting incoming tweaks to Google's algorithms.
    Now, that's not the only change the purported update will deliver either. But it is arguably the biggest change. Summarily, the changes will take factors into account that impact fuel consumption. That likely means that it will account for elevation changes, stop-lights or stop signs, and other factors.
    The changes should ultimately save...
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