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Google Maps integrates new e-bike, scooter rentals

August 18, 2021

E-bikes and e-scooters only seem to be growing in popularity in plenty of urban areas around the world, and Google Maps is getting on the bandwagon when it comes to supporting the ability to display the location of more eco-friendly micro-vehicle brands in your neighborhood vicinity.

This Monday, popular e-bike and scooter company Spin announced the integration of its vehicles’ exact GPS location into Google’s ultra-popular Maps service. In a curious coincidence, the very next day (Tuesday), competing international “micromobility” company Bird shared the same exact news in a blog post of their own.

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