Last May, Google unveiled its new Google Maps, but now they are rolling it out to everyone. In the coming weeks the re-design will be on every desktop and I'm curious what everyone thinks? As a reminder, here are some of the differences:
The new Google maps looks a bit different as well, taking up more of the page than the old version. Like anything, it always takes time to get used to a new version. But what are your initial thoughts? Good improvements? What else would you like to see? Comment below!
I find it more difficult to make my own routes and test out variations on the routes. I'm sure the function is still there, but it is buried somewhere.
At the same time, the new maps make it easier to see where you are and what is around you.