Google’s New Local Search Features Are Lastly Here

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Google is finally presenting the regional search functions previewed earlier this year, including the ability to browse your surroundings with your phone’s video camera.

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

Google previewed a choice to look for dining establishments by dish and a new search ability constructed into Google Maps’ Live View.

Those updates and more are now offered. Here’s an overview of the regional search updates launching today.

Updates To Google Resident Browse

Browse With Live View

Starting next week, search with Google Maps Live View is presenting in London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, San Francisco, and Tokyo on Android and iOS.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ 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 cam to discover information about locations around you. Discover whether a business is open, how busy it is, the cost variety, and its star ranking.

Look for Restaurants By Dish

There are 2 new methods to discover restaurants in your area.

Look for dining establishments that serve a specific dish by either typing it in manually or performing a visual search with Google Lens.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-meals/, November 2022. Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/search/searching-for-holiday-

meals/, November 2022. Google’s’ multisearch near me ‘is releasing today in English in the U.S. Now, you can utilize Lens in the Google app to snap an image or take a screenshot of a dish, include the words ‘near me,’ and immediately discover a location that offers it nearby.

Find Quick Charging Stations For Electric Automobiles

Google is adding a filter to look for electric automobile charge stations that make it simpler to discover quick battery chargers.

Screenshot from: blog.google/ products/maps/new-maps-updates-to-help-you-make-the-most-of-the-holidays/, November 2022. Look for”EV charging stations” and

choose the “quick charge” filter. You’ll see stations with battery chargers 50kW or greater. You can also filter for stations that provide your EV’s plug type in more countries. These features are live now on Android and iOS in countries where

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

wheelchair-accessible, stair-free locations is now available worldwide. After switching on the” Available Places”setting in the Google Maps app, you’ll see a wheelchair icon in service

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