Google Maps May Launch New Feature In India To Highlight Well-Lit Streets For Night Safety
Saturday, December 7, 2019, 7:59 AM
To help you walk home safely, Google-Maps is reportedly planning on adding a new-feature to its service to highlight brightly lit streets. As discovered by XDA-Developers, the new feature called "Lighting" will help users identify streets that are brightly lit. The feature will highlight those streets with good lighting with a yellow colour highlight to help users avoid streets with poor or no lighting.
Google Maps lists over 57,000 public toilets in over 2,300 cities in India
Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 9:27 PM
Google Maps has listed over 57,000 public toilets in over 2,300 cities across the country, a company statement said on October 2. The initiative was launched in 2016 as a pilot in three cities New Delhi, Bhopal and Indore in collaboration with the Swachh Bharat Mission and Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry.