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Google Maps Will Now Show Cab Services On Android Devices

Google announced an update for its Google Maps on Tuesday.It has come with the feature that will allow you to get the right information for cab services—in addition to the existing driving, public transport, or walking options you’re familiar with.Let me tell you the app until date had only Uber integration for users, but from now on you will be viewing cabs from other rival companies as well.Google will air this Maps update for Android in next few days and the iOS users are going to get this update very soon and the new tab will be shown when you search for directions from one point to another.You will be able to compare all your commuting options right from within the Google Maps app.

google-mapsWhat google said about its Google maps update:

Google said in a press that “From today, if you are looking for a cab service in major cities in India,Uber or Ola cab services that you’ll be able to choose.You’ll be able to see fare estimates and pick up times and if a car is available near you If you have a provider’s app installed in your Android phone.”

Uber users will choose from the various services, but Ola customers can choose from their options.Once you select the service, you will be redirected to the Uber or Ola app for you to request your ride with one tap.

Users from five different countries will get this service, 99Taxis in Brazil, Ola Cabs in India, Hailo in the UK and Spain, mytaxi in Germany and Spain, and Gett in the US.

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