Google Maps will now alert you when it’s time to get off the bus or subway

Google Maps is adding a helpful new feature for travelers and commuters who tend to daydream or lose track of time during their train, subway, or bus ride. The app will now send a push notification when you’re approaching your stop.

This tiny-but-useful addition is something that some other navigation apps (like CityMapper) already do, and can go a long way in pulling you out of a podcast or Spotify haze so that you get off at the right place.

Maps has always done turn-by-turn notifications for driving directions, but...


Published By: - Friday, 15 December, 2017