LAGOS (Reuters) – Commuters making their method by Nigeria can now hear journey recommendation in an area voice on Google Maps below new options geared toward attracting extra customers in Africa that had been unveiled by the corporate on Wednesday.
Nitin Kashyap, Google product supervisor of the Bolo app speaks on stage on the Google occasion in Lagos, Nigeria July 24, 2019. REUTERS/Temilade Adelaja
The native accents characteristic, unveiled at an occasion within the industrial capital Lagos and likewise out there on Google Assistant, is the primary transfer by the U.S. know-how big to supply such a service in Africa.
Quickly increasing populations, elevated cell phone penetration…