Google Maps for iOS gets spoken traffic alerts feature



iPhone users got a good news, as Google has brought a very useful and important features to the iOS app of its maps. From today, if you are using iPhone, you’ll get spoken traffic alerts in navigation mode on your smartphone. This new update will give you spoken summary of the traffic condition before you move out. It will also give you any accidents, traffic congestion and other traffic problems alerts.

This spoken feature of Google Maps is similar to the Waze’s notification. Google has acquired Waze in 2013 for $1.1 billion. The Android version of Google Maps got more updates than the iOS version and it already have the spoken voice navigation alerts features. This is certainly a good news for iPhone users as this new features help you avoid traffics.