Google Trips

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Google Trips
Google Trips Logo.svg
Developer(s)Google
Initial releaseSeptember 19, 2016; 2 years ago (2016-09-19)
Stable release(s)
Android1.12 / February 6, 2019; 3 months ago (2019-02-06)[1]
iOS1.17 / July 30, 2018; 9 months ago (2018-07-30)[2]
PlatformAndroid, iOS
TypeTrip planner
Websitewww.google.com/trips/

Google Trips is a trip planner mobile app developed by Google for the Android and iOS operating systems. The mobile app launched on September 19, 2016 for Android and iOS.[3][4]

Features[edit]

In order to use the app, a Google account is required.[4] Google Trips allows users to plan for upcoming trips with summarizing info about the user's destination in several categories such as day plans, reservations, and things to do.[3] The app launched with complete day guides to more than 200 major cities.[5]The mobile app also facilitates locating flight, hotel, car, and restaurant reservations for the trip based on emails from the user's Gmail.[6]

Justin Sablich from The New York Times compared the features in Google Trips to those in Gogobot.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Google Trips - Plan Your Trip". Apps on Google Play. Google. September 10, 2018. Retrieved September 24, 2018.
  2. ^ Google, Inc. (July 30, 2018). "Google Trips - Plan Your Trip". App Store. Apple. Retrieved August 22, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Frank, Stefan (September 19, 2016). "See more, plan less – try Google Trips". The Keyword. Google. Retrieved August 22, 2018.
  4. ^ a b Newton, Casey (September 19, 2016). "Google Trips is a killer travel app for the modern tourist". The Verge. Retrieved September 24, 2018.
  5. ^ a b Sablich, Justin (September 21, 2016). "How to Use Google to Plan Your Trip". The New York Times. Retrieved September 24, 2018.
  6. ^ "Google Trips". Google Trips homepage. Google. Retrieved August 22, 2018.

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