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Google Maps beta adds satellite startup option, smarter lists, and several other tweaks – Greenbot

Living with the beta version of Google Maps is an excellent way to test out the latest features that sometimes come down the road rather quickly. The Settings menu is one place to start because from there you can enable Maps to start up in Satellite view. The impact on you: If you like the features you see here, it may be worth grabbing the Google Maps beta.

Key Takeaways:

  • Living with the beta version of Google Maps is a great way to test out the latest features that sometimes come down the road rather quickly.
  • This time there are several new tools to play with that impact everything from what the map looks like when it starts up to how your trip planning goes.
  • Another small but helpful addition is a new set of lists to be found when looking up a restaurant or other venue.

“Living with the beta version of Google Maps is a great way to test out the latest features that sometimes come down the road rather quickly.”

http://www.greenbot.com/article/3139976/android/google-maps-beta-adds-satellite-startup-option-smarter-lists-and-several-other-tweaks.html