Last week Google Maps Platform launched upgraded Places SDKs for Android and iOS. As your trusted Google Maps Partner, we don’t want you to miss any of this information and we are happy to guide you through these upgrades.
What is changing?
The upgraded Places SDK usage is pay-as-you-go and billed monthly at the same rate as Google Maps Platform, and also offers new enterprise-grade features, including:
What is the end date for making changes?
Effective January 29, 2019, the upgraded Places SDKs for Android and iOS replace the existing versions of the Places SDKs. The current versions of the Places SDK for iOS, the Places SDK for Android, and the Place Picker, are to be deprecated from January 29, 2019, and usage from these deprecated SDKs will be turned off on July 29, 2019. In order to avoid service disruption, Existing customers should start using the upgraded SDK versions ASAP and definitely before that July date.
New customers must install the new versions.
What to do?
You can visit the Android and iOS migration guides to install the new SDKs and read the official documentation for more information. Additionally, you can contact our Customer Care Team for specialized support.