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Google Maps Can Now Reveal Your Current Location

Now, it’s not a problem anymore if your family and friends are unceasingly inquiring about your location. You can now tell them directly from Google map after checking where you are right now without even leaving the app. Tap on the left then on ‘Share Location’ and share your location easily.

Google map let you share your real-time location to your family from Google maps app for iOS and android. Before Google, Facebook also has a ‘nearby’ feature that works similarly to ‘Share location’. The official statement from the blog says that,

““Where are you now?” and “What’s your ETA?” Whether you’re heading to a party or meeting up for dinner, you probably hear questions like this pretty often from family and friends. Soon Google Maps users worldwide will be able to answer those questions in just a few taps, without ever leaving the app.”

The method is easy, whenever you want to share your location with someone who is asking, just tap on the side menu and tap on the blue blinking navigation option that will tell your location. Now, tap “Share location” look on the top right to select who to share with and how long to share. You’ll see an icon above the compass on your own map which reminds you that you’re actively sharing your location. You can stop sharing at any time—it’s entirely up to you.

This latest feature is squashing worldwide to the android and iPhone phones. The people you share your location with will be able to see your location on Android, iPhone, mobile web, and even desktop.

Google specifically Google Maps has been adding many fresh features lately including parking feature, wheelchair access, redesigned app interface with all traveling info at one place, getting Uber directly from the app and much more. It was not as handy as it is now!

Nazish Islam - a media graduate with an undying love for chai, books, traveling, series shows, sports, hijab, and of course writing.

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