Google Maps wants to tell you in advance if your subway is crowded

Google continues to gradually improve its famous app mapping. Google Maps will soon acquire the faculty to predict the attendance of public transport, announcement Google. This is not all, because the app could also determine the delays to buses.

“The days where everything goes well, the transport links are one of the best ways to get around the city. Not only is it cost-effective and efficient, but it also allows you to keep both hands free in order to be able to sit back, relax and maybe even read a few chapters of your favorite book. But unexpected delays or vehicle overcrowded can quickly turn your trip pleasant source of stress “, says Google in a blog post.

To make your journeys more enjoyable, Google will use its immense database to users and collecting anonymous information, to determine at what point a subway train is crowded. The same process will be applied to know the delays that can know the bus, but it is not yet known if Google will directly ask the question to our users or if the service will use geolocation data of the internet users.

Source : @Google

“You will now be able to see if your bus will be late, how long it will last and the travel time more accurate based on the conditions of live traffic along your route. You will also see exactly where the delays on the map so you know what to expect before you even get on the bus “, says Google.

To prove that its technology is at the point, the firm of Mountain View is able to determine the lines of transit-the busiest in the world. The Urquiza Line in Buenos Aires arrives in the first position, when others will recognize the famous line 13 of the paris metro, which is in fifth position in the rankings of Google.

Source : @Google