Google Maps Gets An Update: Five Fun New Features To Try As of today, the desktop website for Google Maps is getting a pretty decent overhaul. While casual users are unlikely to notice much of a difference, a bit of digging unearths a few fun new features. After playing...
Feb 19 2014, 3:11pm CST
Nokia's Mapping Patents Predate The Existence Of Google Itself This could be a rather difficult fight for Google. Nokia is starting to flex its patent muscles in the mapping arena. And at least some of its patents predate the existence of Google itself, meaning that Google is going...
Dec 20 2013, 11:06am CST
MapQuest Updates iOS and Android Apps with Revamped Mapping Features While Apple Maps and Google Maps may have been hogging the limelight, MapQuest’s time has come. It has just updated its iPhone and Android apps with revamped mapping and a ton of new features including beautiful new UI, improved cartography, traffic routing status bar and more.
Nov 14 2013, 4:54am CST
Foursquare Links to OpenStreetMap with Editing Tools Foursquare has shifted from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap. It now contributes to the new venue by means of its map editing tools which make the bond between the two services a strong one.
Aug 1 2013, 5:55am CDT
Google+ Local iOS App to be Closed on August 7 Google has sent an email notification to its Maps users announcing that Google+ Local app for iOS will be retired on August 7, 2013. Yet all features of this Yelp like local business and entertainment search app will be available on Google Maps iOS app.
Jul 26 2013, 7:59am CDT
New Google Maps now available to all Google has been brewing an entirely different Google Maps app. Previously available on an invite-only basis, the new Google Maps is now available for everyone. Read more to try it out.
Jul 17 2013, 3:43am CDT
Google Purchases Waze Google had its eyes set on the Israeli site Waze and now it has finally bought it. The tech giant purchased the rights to the social traffic app site and that in itself is reason enough for Google to toot its horn.
Jun 12 2013, 6:30am CDT
Apple iOS 7 reportedly coming with Flickr, Vimeo Integration Apple will integrate both the photography sharing site, Flickr and video sharing site Vimeo in its iOS 7. This will allow millions of users to gain access to the two sites on their touch systems. It is a smart move indeed for the late Steve Jobs’ brainchild.
May 22 2013, 9:12am CDT
Google previews new personalized Google Maps Google spoke about a new Google Maps at Google I/O earlier today, one that would offer a different mapping experience to its users. The company took to the stage to preview the new Google Maps that has the capability to...
May 16 2013, 4:57am CDT
Google Introduced Youtube Trends Map Today Google has launched today a new mapping service for YouTube. YouTube Trends Map will show U.S. users, the most viral and trendy videos of the day. But the popularity chart will be managed according to region and gender and also according to different age groups.
May 7 2013, 8:56am CDT
Google updates its Gmail App for iOS Google has redesigned its Gmail app for iOS users. The updated version 2.2.7182 allows iPhone and iPad users to open YouTube, Chrome app or Google Maps by default. Google is now giving tough fight to Apple.
May 7 2013, 4:26am CDT
Barnes & Noble Added Google Play on Nook HD Tablets Barnes & Noble has been a pioneer in educational and entertaining books and gadgets which it regularly churns out for millions of individuals. Today it has launched Google Play on its 7-9 inch NookHD and NookHD+ Tablets as a viable strategy for future success.
May 3 2013, 7:37am CDT
Google Fiber is now Coming to Shawnee, Kansas Google Fiber is now coming to Shawnee city. This will help the residents of Shawnee city to easily access all information about the city through Google maps(crime maps) to fiscal reports to streamed audio of city council meetings.
May 3 2013, 3:12am CDT
Google launches New version of Google Earth Pro 7.1 Today Google celebrates Earth Day by launching its new version of Google Earth Pro 7.1 today. Google already shows an animated Google doodle in commemoration of Earth Day. Now Google presents professional version of PC based mapping tool that will support input from Leap Motion’s innovative new gesture control technology.
Apr 22 2013, 1:43pm CDT
iOS 6 Google Maps comes End of Year Apple replaced Google Maps in iOS 6 with its own creation. Apple Maps is though full of bugs and misses features that Google has in their maps app. A new rumor says that Google is working on an iOS 6 Google Maps app, but its still months away.
Sep 26 2012, 4:00am CDT
iOS 6 3D Maps Screenshot Leaks Apple is rumored to replace Google Maps with own solution in iOS 6. Now a screenshot of the new iOS 6 Maps App surfaced showing San Francisco in 3D.
May 29 2012, 8:31am CDT
Apple drops Google Maps in iOS 6 Apple rumored to be ready with own Mapping Feature for iOS 6 release expected this Fall. The killer feature is a photo realistic 3D mode.
May 11 2012, 6:55am CDT
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