The Android app now allows you to share directions via the system Share menu. So when you look up a destination, you can tap the menu button to send turn-by-turn textual directions to a contact via SMS or any other app.
It also displays your Google contacts when you look up addresses.
Both the iOS and Android app also have a new filter to help users look up restaurants by cuisine.
In addition, iOS users can now get directions by dropping pins on a map for both origin and destination. Plus, the app also shows weather information for cities around the globe, and allows users to add transit directions to their calendars.