Apple Maps in iOS 16: these new features will improve the way you travel
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Thewas not the only thing announced by Apple to . We also discovered that iOS 16 will be . With the latest software update, Apple Maps on iPhone gets several new features. Some of the upcoming features include high-resolution images for apps like Zillow and new tools for developers, like making scooters and Bird bikes easier to find.
Along with these updates, Apple announced that it will be rolling out its redesigned card to 11 more countries later this year. These features include cycle routes and Look Around, a new 3D urban experience.
The new changes for Apple Maps will come with the release of iOS 16, which also includesthat allow you to cancel sending and modify texts. To find out more, see .
Multistop routing comes to iPhone
If you often use Google Maps for features that Apple Maps lacks, that might change. A major update coming to your iPhone is called multistop routing. Apple says it’s one of its “most requested features.”
With this new feature, you can now schedule up to 15 stops on your iPhone. You can also start planning your trip on your Mac and send it to your iPhone when you’re ready to go. Maps will store your previous routes in Recent they are therefore easier to find when planning your trip.
To get started, you’ll open the Maps app on your iPhone and enter your first destination. To add more stops, tap Add a stop and type in your next destination. For example, you can first enter a cafe you want to stop, then your business address.
If you’re driving and need to add an extra stop, you can ask Siri to add it to your route. It can help prevent distractions so you can stay focused on the road.
New transit features are added
If you use public transit to get to work or for a bite to eat at night, Apple is adding new transit features to make your trip more convenient. You will be able to see the rates for how much your trip will cost.
You’ll also be able to add a new transportation map from Apple Maps to your Apple Wallet app. If your transit card balance is low, you’ll receive an alert so you can top it up without leaving the Maps app. All you have to do is press the Reload button.
For more information, here’s how now – but make sure on your phone. Also, check out .