Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Microsoft today updated their Maps app to v4.1509.50911.0 for Windows 10 devices.

This update now brings in support for traffic incidents/accidents. There are some more minor UI changes as well.

Features of Maps app:
  • Search for addresses, businesses, restaurants, hotels, and local attractions.
  • Get driving, walking, and transit directions.
  • Hear turn-by-turn voice navigation on GPS-enabled devices.
  • Download maps to use them even without the Internet.
  • See your favorites and search history across all your Windows PCs and phones.
  • Explore the world in 3D with detailed imagery of more than 200 cities and landmarks.
  • See 360° panoramas of a place with Streetside views.
  • See current traffic and traffic incidents on the map and plan your trip accordingly.
  • Get detailed business info like phone numbers, directions, addresses, business hours, and reviews.
  • Print and share step-by-step driving and walking directions.
  • Note: Some features may not be available on all devices and in all countries or regions.