In recent times Google has been jettisoning numerous old tools services and concentrating its efforts on buffing up the ones that the company considers as having a future.
Fans of Google Maps will be pleased to hear that it’s on the company’s keep list. However, it’s just been given a significant visual and technological overhaul – so features that you love and rely on might be about to change.
The upshot is that the next time you visit maps.google.co.uk you might be offered the option to try the new Google Maps.
For the time being at least there’s no risk in doing so because you are able to revert to the old version if the new Google Maps bothers you.
Read on to find out what you’ll see in the new Google Maps – and how to switch back to the old way of doing things, if that’s what you want.