Sometimes places don’t exist where Google Maps say they do. That can happen when places close and it’s not reported to maps, or places move and don’t update their address information on the Web, or sometimes places just aren’t where Google Maps say they are. I tried to find a local restaurant last year, and drove around in circles until finally giving up. I later found that the place had closed, but wasn’t sure of the right way to try to report my inability to find it to Google when I was driving around, since I wasn’t sure that it had closed at that time. … [Read more...] about GPS to Correct Google Maps and Driving Directions as a Local Search Ranking Factor?
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I installed it and drove home from work using it and while it was the first time I was using Google Maps with the new CarPlay user interface, it was a bit lacking of what Apple Maps has. I suspect it will take time for Google Maps to learn and improve but it is missing some features I'd like to see. … [Read more...] about Google Maps Now On Apple CarPlay & It’s Okay
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Lesia from Google here :) The team is aware of the issue and they are working on a fix. Will keep you posted once we have more progress.This morning, some started to notice data backfilling in again, not all but some are starting to notice. My first thought would be this is a GDPR change but it looks like it may have been a related bug and Google is fixing the data loss. … [Read more...] about Google Maps Timeline Data Disappears