Christmas shopping: Google will warn you when a store is too crowded [Exclusive Guide]

10:29 pm November 22, 201610281

Black Friday starts this week and sounds the kickoff of the Christmas shopping, period during which you get sadly used to face crowded looking for the gift shops perfect for a loved one. Google for decided to help you relax this year by updating its applications to warn you the rate of attendance of each store.


Christmas is about to fall on us. In addition to its sublime snow and its big down jackets, she is also the bearer of gifts… you need to go buy. And you will unfortunately not only in this exercise of course.

The smart ones will benefit huge balances engendered by the Black Friday 2016, which starts this Friday, to find the best gifts at the best prices. But if you want to do the old and walk the streets and stores, Google for thought of you.

Indeed, one of the big problems of the times of celebration is the fact that the stores are often crowded. To better organize, Google for put online a statistical tool to know affluence of a specific store in real time, with its search engine and Maps.


the tool, which was previously intended primarily to restaurants, now allows you to see the influx of shops in your city. This is based on the anonymous location data sent by smartphones authorizing him.

Still a new feature for Google Maps so , which will allow you to manage your trip transportation to such stores to have the best possible schedule to do your shopping with confidence as well.

Of course, this new feature also shows how Google for hold of our private data, that data may be used anonymously according to the developer. We will call back you so good protect your privacy on Android to avoid that these data fall into malicious hands.