And now that feature is rolling out for iOS users as well.
To enable the feature, you must tap on the "up arrow" button and then on "Share trip progress", after you have started navigating to a destination on the app. All of these new features are available via the latest update to Android and iOS, and users can download them via Google Play and App Store for free. This will give them the ability to see where you are in real time, with constant updates as you progress.
"Getting where you need to go is important, but making it to your destination safe and sound is the most important thing of all".
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Khashoggi, who had been living in the US , visited the consulate to file paperwork for his wedding and has not been seen since. He also reportedly was close to the Saudi crown prince, and has been photographed near him on several worldwide trips.
Google introduced real-time location sharing on Google Maps in March a year ago to enable sharing your live route and ETA with your contacts easily. Journey sharing is also available for driving, walking, and cycling navigation with today's update.
That feature, Google announced today, has now been added to the iOS version. Naturally, once your journey ends, you'll automatically stop sharing your location. This new update also allowed ETA sharing for several popular third-party apps, such as WhatsApp and Facebook. You can check out Google's original marketing video for the feature below.