dearJulius.com

Google Maps helps you find EV chargers that work with your car


By Jon Fingas, Engadget

Google Maps can help you find available EV charging stations, but that doesn't mean they're stations you can use -- and that might be a problem if you show up at the wrong station with a low battery. Thankfully, Google might help you avoid that slip-up in the future. It recently updated Maps on Android (it's not clear that iOS has this yet) to allow filtering stations by those that your car supports. If you need a CHAdeMO station and don't have an adapter, you'll know just where you can go to recharge.

There's also a new "electric vehicle settings" option in the app's settings that you can use to set your plug preferences.

This filtering isn't a novel concept among EV station finding apps. It does, however, bring the option to a much wider audience. And strictly speaking, additions like this will likely be necessary going forward. Car makers will electrify more and more of their lineups in the years ahead, and you'll probably want to have these kinds of charger tools in the navigation apps you're already using.

COMMENTS





Note: If you think this story need more information or correction, feel free to comment below your opinion and reaction.
Name

AI,15,Amazon,33,Apple,150,Apps,20,Bitcoin,1,Computers,23,Emoji,1,Entertainment,2,Facebook,105,Gadgets,26,Games,191,Google,97,Huawei,11,Industry,161,Instagram,16,Internet,51,LinkedIn,1,Microsoft Windows,3,Mozilla,1,OS,1,Samsung,67,Science,591,Security,22,Smartphone,107,Social,38,Tech,571,Tesla,6,Twitter,24,VR,6,
ltr
item
Technology News: Google Maps helps you find EV chargers that work with your car
Google Maps helps you find EV chargers that work with your car
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-h0lpJbuoEcA/Xfd83WBFz8I/AAAAAAABlPQ/q9M1ioanFTY19FkPHKvyJdNnleN8-RPAQCLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/%2524.jpg
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-h0lpJbuoEcA/Xfd83WBFz8I/AAAAAAABlPQ/q9M1ioanFTY19FkPHKvyJdNnleN8-RPAQCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-c/%2524.jpg
Technology News
https://tech.dailynewsview.com/2019/12/google-maps-helps-you-find-ev-chargers-that-work-with-your-car.html
https://tech.dailynewsview.com/
https://tech.dailynewsview.com/
https://tech.dailynewsview.com/2019/12/google-maps-helps-you-find-ev-chargers-that-work-with-your-car.html
true
6158722151415702542
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Read More Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy