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Google Maps for Android and iOS updated with new messaging features

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

Google is making it easier for Maps users to communicate with businesses directly within the app. Google Maps for Android and iOS will be updated with new messaging features aimed at consumers, while businesses will get a new Google My Business app.
The update will add a Message icon and an inbox view for all conversations with businesses, Google explains in a blog post. Also, shops and restaurants that have a Business Profile with Google will see the new Message button appearing on their listing as well, together with call shortcut.
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Google adds messaging to Google Maps for iOS & Android to communicate with businesses

Google adds messaging to Google Maps for iOS & Android to communicate with businesses

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Google

Since I/O 2018, Google Maps has seen a slew of updates from the Google Material Theme to focus on personalized location suggestions. Last month, it added a “Follow” button on listings to get store updates, with Google Maps for Android and iOS now adding a business messaging feature.
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