Google’s New Local Search Features Are Lastly Here

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Google is lastly presenting the local search functions previewed earlier this year, consisting of the ability to search your environments with your phone’s electronic camera.

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

Google previewed a choice to look for restaurants by meal and a new search ability constructed into Google Maps’ Live View.

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

Updates To Google Local Search

Search With Live View

Starting next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting 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 electronic camera to find details about places around you. Discover whether a company is open, how hectic it is, the rate variety, and its star ranking.

Search For Restaurants By Meal

There are 2 brand-new ways to discover dining establishments in your area.

Search for dining establishments that serve a specific meal by either typing it in by hand or carrying out 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 launching today in English in the U.S. Now, you can use Lens in the Google app to snap a photo or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and immediately find a location that sells it close by.

Discover Fast Charging Stations For Electric Cars

Google is adding a filter to searches for electric vehicle charge stations that make it simpler to find quick battery 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 chargers 50kW or greater. You can also filter for stations that provide your EV’s plug key in more nations. These functions are live now on Android and iOS in countries where

EV charging stations are readily available. Find Wheelchair Accessible Places In More Countries The capability to search Google for

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free places is now offered worldwide. After turning on the” Accessible Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in service

profiles if it has an available entryway. If a location isn’t wheelchair-accessible, you’ll see the same icon with a strikethrough. Source: Google Featured Image: BestForBest/Best SMM Panel