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Google Maps will now allow users to share their real-time location to any of their contacts

By TechNadu Staff / March 27, 2017

Now, Google is making it easier for user sharing their location. The company is rolling out the real-time location sharing features to Google Maps.

If you are sharing your location, will be able to see it on Android, iPhone, mobile web and even desktop.

The following ways will helpful to share your location:

By this way, you can share your real-time location to any of your contacts.

Additionally, you can also share your location with your Google contacts or even share the link to any messenger app to your friends and family members.

When you share your location, the chosen people have to share with will see you on their maps. There is one icon above the compass on your own map will remind you, that you are actively sharing your location. And anytime you can be able to stop your location sharing.
The user will be able to share their real-time location and trip from navigation by tapping ‘more’ button, it is on the bottom of the navigation screen and after tapping ‘share location’.

Once you finish this process, the receiver will see your expected arrival time and can easily follow your journey. After you arrive the destination point automatically the sharing will stop.

‘This real-time location sharing on Google Map is rolling out worldwide soon’ Google says. And these are available on Android and iOS devices.



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