Not sure where to eat? Google Maps can now recommend places before you even search
The popular mapping app is adding a personalized “For You” tab to the iOS app starting today and expanding the feature to more than 130 countries on Android, the company announced in a blog post Monday.
Google previewed the feature at the company’s I/O developer conference earlier this year as part of a major design overhaul for the app.
The For You update is intended to make it easier to keep track of what’s going on nearby, and to keep track of favorite local businesses. By tapping buttons at the bottom of the screen after launching the app, users will now be able to view recommendations about where to visit, where to eat, and what to do in a neighborhood. Read more…