Dream Team Mobile uploaded this look at their Google Maps client for Windows 8. Windows Phone users will be familiar with this app on their OS, and on Microsoft’s new platform much of the functionality has been preserved.
The app features:
- get directions (car, bicycle, public transit or walk)
You can get directions from/to your location or between two coordinates/addresses.
Different travel modes like ‘Driving’, ‘Cycling’, ‘Walking’ or ‘Public transit’ are supported.
When route is built, you can browse route steps or select alternate route
- search for venues using powerful local search
Search for landmark, venues or stores using powerful local search.
You can easily use your voice to search (use microphone button next to the search textbox). You can easily find out your current position using ‘locate-me’ button in the bottom left corner.
To use compass integration please tap ‘compass’ button in the top left corner.
- voice search support
- search charms support
- rotate map straight where you’re heading
- find your location on the map
Coming features include:
- Night map mode support
- Map and position sharing
- Latitude support
- and many many more.
The app is free and can be found in the Windows 8 Store here.