Media event set for September 9, launch likely ~10 days later.
Google Maps for iOS Receives First Update Since Launch with Google Contacts Integration, Local Business Search
The new update brings a few enhancements to Google Maps, including integration with Google Contacts addresses and easier searching of local businesses by category.
What's New in Version 1.1
- Search your Google Contacts; sign in to have your saved addresses show up when you search for friends and family by name.
- Quickly search for local places by selecting popular categories such as restaurants, bars, cafes, gas stations, etc.
- Choose between Kilometers or Miles for your preferred distance units.
- Note that some features may not be available in all countries.
Google Maps is a free download from the App Store. [Direct Link]