Web Mapping


Google Maps get offline capabilities and Uber integration

Google Maps get offline capabilities and Uber integration

Google Maps now works without the Internet. If you love Uber, you can now get an Uber taxi via Google Maps....

May 6 2014, 9:13pm CDT

Google Maps Pokemon Challenge is ON Today

Google Maps Pokemon Challenge on April Fools Day 2014

Google is known for its pranks which it enacts on April Fools Day. Google Maps Pokemon Master challenge (hoax) is the “in” thin...

Apr 1 2014, 7:13am CDT

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...

Feb 19 2014, 3:11pm CST

I4U news

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 le...

Dec 20 2013, 11:06am CST

MapQuest Updates iOS and Android Apps with Revamped Mapping Features

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...

Nov 14 2013, 4:54am CST

Google Maps now supports directions for multiple directions and more

Google Maps now supports directions for multiple destinations and more

After launching the new Google Maps this summer, Google took to heart all the feedback it received and found a way to improve t...

Oct 9 2013, 10:07pm CDT

Foursquare Links to OpenStreetMap with Editing Tools

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...

Aug 1 2013, 5:55am CDT

New Google Maps now available to all

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 Map...

Jul 17 2013, 3:43am CDT

Google previews new personalized Google Maps

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 us...

May 16 2013, 4:57am CDT

Google Maps Now Available for North Korea

Google Maps Now Available for North Korea

Infamous prison camps included on the map...

Jan 29 2013, 1:35pm CST

Bing Maps More Than Doubles Its Satellite and Aerial Photography Database

Bing Maps More Than Doubles Its Satellite and Aerial Photography Database

165 TB of new images added...

Jun 26 2012, 1:30pm CDT

Google Broke The (Privacy) Law In Canada

Uh oh...

Oct 20 2010, 4:21am CDT

Google Reportedly Buys 3D Mapping Company

Google Reportedly Buys 3D Mapping Company

Because you can't have enough online map views...

Sep 13 2010, 4:53am CDT

Apple Cooking Up Google Maps Replacement?

Apple Cooking Up Google Maps Replacement?

Eric Schmidt, Google's CEO, recently had to leave his position on the Apple board of directors because both companies had becom...

Oct 1 2009, 10:18am CDT

Google signs 5 Year Map Agreement with Tele Atlas

Tele Atlas today announced that Google has signed a long term license agreement with the company that gives Google access to Te...

Jun 30 2008, 6:05am CDT

Google I/O Developer Event

Google I/O Developer Event

Google announced the new Two-Day Google I/O Event for Developers. Google I/O, a two-day, in-depth gathering for developers to...

Mar 11 2008, 1:56am CDT

Amazon A9 Launches Virtual Photo Maps

Amazon A9 Launches Virtual Photo Maps

Amazon launched their own map service with an edge on their A9.com search engine. The A9 map has currently 35 million photos...

Aug 16 2005, 8:06am EST

Google Maps Beta

Gear Live reports about the new Google map service. Quote: " I did a few searches on Google Maps where I knew the fastest ro...

Feb 9 2005, 11:52am EST