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New Feature on Google Maps

by Warren T

Google Maps now shows traffic information. According to the official blog:

“For more than 30 major U.S. cities, you can now see up-to-date traffic conditions to help you plan your schedule and route.”

“If your route shows red, you’re looking at a stop-and-go commute; yellow, you could be a little late for dinner; green, you’ve got smooth sailing.”

Granted, this is probably more helpful for drivers, but some of you might find this helpful.

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4 Responses to “New Feature on Google Maps”

  1. Fritz says:

    Hmm, look at all the stop-and-go traffic. I think I’ll ride my bike today and avoid the hassle.

  2. Warren T says:

    That, my friend, was a three-pointer!

  3. mike says:

    The map for the most part appears to only show limited access highways, though there are some high-speed general access roads in occasional spots.

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