Google Map Now Offers REAL TIME Traffic Update

Lifestyle Afsana Tanni from Dhaka on 19 November 2017 21:28

Google traffic is effective feature of google map that will make people’s life a bit easier.


Dhaka is ​a​ mega city where​ more than twelve million ​of people are competing for their living . Day by day the number of people is increasing and Dhaka is badly affected by the population growth. Traffic jam is one of the adverse outcomes of this which has turned to an integral part of city life.

The adversity of traffic jam is such that it takes hours to cover a route of 10 minutes or less. And even if people go and opt to take an alternative route, it’s unlucky most of the times as you really don’t know if you will get the alternative a little less packed. Google map’s live traffic update feature is sure to reduce this stress and help city dwellers decide when to start and which route to take.

Google Traffic is a fantastic feature on Google Maps which displays real time traffic status of major roads and highways. Basically Google Traffic is an app that ​works by analyzing the GPS determined locations transmitted to Google by a large number of mobile phone users. Google is able to generate a live traffic map​ b​y calculating the speed of users along a length of roads at any given time. So that people get real time traffic status​.​ ​One of the great features of Google Maps service is that it will warn you in real-time if there’s any traffic on your route, and suggest alternative options so you don’t get stuck in traffic.​ Moreover, users can easily find out this​ Google Traffic option from the drop-down menu on Google Maps.

A map user can easily ​receive ​the ​updated ​traffic status. Now it’s easy to read the status as congestions are marked with different colors. A green indicates smooth traffic, while an orange indicates mild traffic and a red indicates heavy traffic. A dark red indicates locked traffic for a considerable amount of time and this highly encourages routers to think of alternatives.

Eventually google traffic is effective feature of google map that will make people’s life a bit easier. Traffic congestion is ​a very common affair of day to day life and a feature like this is certainly an appreciable effort by Google.