Google today launched a new Explore feature in its maps today, which will be available in a handful of Asian countries including India. The feature gives recommendations of places in the vicinity. Explore lets users to find places to eat, drink, play, shop and sleep. Also Read - Mi Notebook Pro X to be Xiaomi's most expensive laptop yet, launch tomorrow
The list of places has photos and user reviews on Google Maps. The feature would come handy when users are in a new city and want to explore what’s in their vicinity. Also Read - Ola to offer free oxygen concentrators to the needy
Nokia too has a similar offering called city lens that offers the same functionality with camera-based augmented reality aspect to it.