Google Maps will help you discover a neighborhood’s ‘vibe’

Google may soon give you a feel for a neighborhood before you’ve ever set foot in it. The company is introducing a “Neighborhood Vibe” feature for Maps on Android and iOS that helps you learn what’s new and worth seeing in a given area through information and images. You can discover a historical district full of sights and museums or the hottest restaurants in the chic part of the city.

The technology is based on a mix of AI and community contributions to the Google Maps landscape, such as photos and ratings. If all goes well, the feature will evolve in sync with the neighborhood itself.

Sentiment Check will be rolled out to Maps users worldwide in the “coming months”. No, that doesn’t make you as knowledgeable as a resident. However, it might help you plan a vacation or relocation – rather than blindly scouting for activities, you’ll have a good sense of what’s popular with locals.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independently of our parent company. Some of our stories contain affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may receive an affiliate commission. All prices are correct at time of publication.

https://www.engadget.com/google-maps-neighborhood-vibe-172025501.html?src=rss Google Maps will help you discover a neighborhood’s ‘vibe’

Russell Falcon

USTimesPost.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@ustimespost.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button