Published On: Tue, Aug 11th, 2020

Google Maps comes to Apple’s watchOS and CarPlay dashboard

Google Maps is now also accessible on a Apple Watch so we can get your walking, biking and pushing directions right on your wrist.

Don’t design to get a full-blown Maps app on your wrist, though. The new app is mostly focused on giving we directions to famous places (think home, work, etc.). To start navigating to other destinations, we still have to start on your phone and afterwards “pick adult where we left off on your watch,” Google explains.

A few years ago, Google already offering a chronicle of Maps for Apple’s watch yet afterwards forsaken support in 2017. The Google Maps app for watchOS will hurl out worldwide in a entrance weeks.

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In further to a new Maps app on watchOS, Google Maps now facilities somewhat deeper formation with Apple’s CarPlay, interjection to iOS 13.4 now ancillary third-party apps on a dashboard. If you’re a unchanging Google Maps user on CarPlay, we might know a disappointment of regulating a CarPlay dashboard, usually to be kicked behind to saying Apple Maps.

Apple creatively launched support for third-party navigation apps in CarPlay with a launch of iOS 12. At a time, though, those apps were limited to full-screen mode. With this update, we can now continue to see your Google Maps directions and still see your media controls or calendar during a same time.

Apple says CarPlay will now support third celebration navigation and mapping apps

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