The Google Maps journey sharing feature, which lets you share your live location, route, and ETA with others, is now available on iOS. The update also lets you share details of your journey via third-party apps like Facebook Messenger, Line, WhatsApp, and others.
Good news for iPhone owners who use Google Maps for directions. The Journey sharing feature – which lets you share your live location, route, and estimated time of arrival with others ̵
To try it out, start navigating to your destination, swipe up from the bottom and tap "Share trip progress." A list of your contacts will appear, and you can tap their names to share your info. This feature works when navigating in driving, walking, or cycling modes.
Meanwhile, the update lets you share details of your journey via third-party apps like Facebook Messenger, Line, WhatsApp, and others.
To take advantage of these journey-sharing improvements, go to Google Maps via the Play Store or App Store.
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Google recently rolled out a Maps feature it first announced at its I / O developer conference in May that lets you create a shortlist of places that can be shared with friends.