What can I use instead of Google Maps?
Five Google Maps alternatives that you can download for free
- Waze (iOS, Android) At a glance: a free app that uses reports from other drivers to warn you about traffic, police and hazards.
- Maps.me (iOS, Android)
- Citymapper (iOS, Android)
- what3words (iOS, Android)
- GeoGuessr (iOS, Android)
Which map service is best?
List of the Best Mapping & Location APIs
- Google Maps.
- Bing Maps.
Is there an alternative to Google Street View?
The best alternative is Google Earth. It’s not free, so if you’re looking for a free alternative, you could try Mapillary or HERE WeGo. Other great apps like Google Street View are Kartaview (formerly OpenStreetCam) (Free, Open Source), Apple Maps (Free), Yandex. Maps (Free) and Bing Maps (Free).
Is Google better than Apple?
Apple and Google both have fantastic app stores. But Android is far superior at organizing apps, letting you put important stuff on the home screens and hide less useful apps in the app drawer. Also, Android’s widgets are much more useful than Apple’s.
Why do people use Waze instead of Google Maps?
Waze is community-based, Google Maps is more data-based. Waze is pretty much just for cars, Google Maps offers walking, driving, biking, and public transportation directions. Waze offers real-time info such as road closures, road hazards, traffic alerts and real-time traffic conditions based on driver data.
Is Waze owned by Google?
Waze describes its app as a community-driven GPS navigation app, which is free to download and use. The Israeli company Waze Mobile developed the Waze software. Waze Mobile was acquired by Google in June 2013. The app generates revenue from hyperlocal advertising to an estimated 130 million monthly users.
Is Google Maps Banned in China?
Yes, Google Maps is blocked in China along with all other Google service since the early 2000s. Back in 2010, Google quit China by moving its headquarters from Beijing to Hong Kong. It was a dramatic exit prompted by Google’s refusal to bend to China’s demands to censor their search queries.
Is there app better than Google Maps?
MapQuest MapQuest has been a reliable source for maps and driving directions for many years. It was founded by a division of R.
Which is online mapping service is best?
Google Maps is perhaps the best online mapping programs available for the public, not only it is rich in information, the data provided are more up to date with good driving directions, however, accuracy of data can be somewhat misleading since anyone can edit the map and submit the information.
Are there alternatives to maps?
MapQuest MapQuest has been around for about as long as Google Maps has. It offers both a web-based tool as well as a mobile app.