That said, it looks like it won't be taking over as the standard method of using Google Maps. The real-time feature is however not meant to be on at all times, as it drains battery and the app even reminds the user to turn the feature off once it knows where to go. In the meantime, Maps users will have to make do with the traditional map view.
According to David Pierce of the WSJ who tried out the system, the app starts scanning what it sees when you turn on the AR option in the Google Maps app and point your phone at what you see. Although the version the WSJ tested isn't final, it helps us get a better idea of what's coming up. The first is that a big advantage of the feature is that it provides people with very specific location data, and that it's a feature that isn't likely to remain on phones, but on AR-capable glasses.
Every year Google hosts an event for developers called Google I/O. However, the commercial release will only happen when the company is "completely satisfied that it's ready".
Something to look forward to: Have you ever found yourself frustrated with Google Maps, walking the wrong way when the blue dot thinks you're somewhere else? It looks like the feature is almost ready to be rolled out to the masses, as reports indicate a handful of users already have access to it.
The images reveal the fitness tracker in Pink and Blue color options and are expected to offer more options when it is unveiled. Fitbit has quietly launched a new fitness tracker but you can not buy it like the company's previous products.
We learned about the Guy Ritchie-directed film a year ago and that Will Smith had signed on as the hilariously silly Genie . Directed by Guy Ritchie , the man behind 2009's Sherlock Holmes , Aladdin hits theaters on May 24 .
Intel will not have 5G-capable chips ready in time for the commercial production of smartphones in 2019, per the report . On Monday, Verizon and Samsung said they plan to bring a 5G smartphone to the USA market in the first half of 2019.
May is seeking changes to her deal with Brussels after it was rejected by a record majority in parliament on January 15. The wording of May's motion on Thursday, asking Parliament to back her negotiation, will be closely read.
Features such as Hill Start Assist Control (HAC), Trailer Sway Control (TSC), and Downhill Assist Control (DAC) are optional. Outside, this Sequoia gets Rigid Industries fog lights and TRD 18-inch-by-8-inch BBS forged aluminum wheels.
Leading the celebrations, Lil Kim wrote, "Thank U Jesus! Trust I tried and still truly wished it had worked". She accessorised her look with white gloves which featured long tassels falling from the garments.
All parties agreed to support the Doha peace talks with U.S. negotiators that Mr Trump on Tuesday described as "constructive". He also repeated his earlier warning that it would take more than one meeting to end a 40-year-old war in Afghanistan.
In the adjoining Haridwar district, the death toll had risen to 28 from 12 on Friday, Indian broadcaster NDTV reported. They said they would demand death penalty for those involved in the illicit trade once the case reaches court.
The junta leader, Prayuth Chan-ocha, is also contesting the race for prime minister as the candidate of a pro-military party. The nomination of the king's older sister, who has starred in soap operas and an action movie was a shocking move.
There were 14 apartments and a total of 43 residents in the building, which was originally built 27 years ago. In Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also expressed condolences for the victims of the collapse.
Zion Williamson just made the most incredible block
Ty Jerome , who averages 13 points and 4.9 assists per game for UVA, is questionable to play tonight due to a back injury. Duke's home games in this stretch are back-to-back rivalry match-ups versus NC State and No. 8 North Carolina...
Celtics tally largest first-half points total vs. Clippers
Kyrie Irving led the team with 24 points, seven rebounds and eight assists including a clutch go-ahead basket late in the game. Boston forward Marcus Morris had some brutally honest quotes after Saturday night's loss. "We have to genuinely want to win".
Freezing rain to hit Chicago area Sunday night
The statement notes that a winter storm with significant snow, freezing rain and strong winds is possible for Tuesday , Feb. 12. Another was pictured walking along the waterfront in Seattle, with what looked like a solid wall of white behind her.
Tottenham Hotspur vs. Leicester City - Football Match Report
Demarai Gray should have done better than head Ricardo Pereira's cross tamely at Lloris from 10 yards out soon after the interval. The north Londoners are five points off the top of the table as they try to catch pace-setters Liverpool and Manchester City .
Ariana Grande a no-show despite winning first Grammy Award
It was her weekend anyway, as her fifth album, Thank U, Next , dropped and dominated large swaths of social discourse. She bested fellow nominees Camila Cabello , Kelly Clarkson , Shawn Mendes , P!nk, and Taylor Swift in the category.
Dolly Parton celebrated in all-star Grammys tribute
Grammy Week culminates with the 61st Annual Grammy Awards® at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 10. Two of her songs, "Jolene" and "I Will Always Love You", have both been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.