Google has finally launched LIVE Traffic Updates on Maps for UAE via mobile and web. This is a great feature, as most of us depend on our BBMs or the local radio stations to get traffic updates. To check out the traffic visit maps.google.com and click the traffic layer on the top right hand side of the map. Traffic information is also available on and . Live road traffic has been available in the MENA region since September 2012 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait City, Kuwait.
If you are missing the Google Maps App on your iPhones, the company announced the release of a on the App Store. The app provides smooth rotating of 2D and 3D views.
Being a Friday, the Dubai-Sharjah road has smooth flowing traffic. There seems to be a jam on the Etihad Street, Deira, near Flora Creek hotel.