Posts Tagged ‘Google Maps’
 
 
 
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Navigation with Lane Guidance
Navigation with Lane Guidance
Navigation with Lane Guidance

5 Ways The Improved Google Maps Make It The Perfect Travel Companion (list)

Google Maps has gotten a bunch of new improvements just in time for summer road trips! The Maps app for both Android and iOS both feature small improvements that'll make navigating your road trip that much easier. Here's a list...
 
 
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Droid MAXX
Droid MAXX
Droid MAXX

Motorola Droid MAXX First Impressions

T
he Droid MAXX is the evolution of a simple idea, the third generation of something that was always done right: more than enough battery life for anything, even multiple-day use. Two years af...

 
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Screen Shot 2013-08-19 at 3.56.00 PM
Screen Shot 2013-08-19 at 3.56.00 PM

Google Brings The Best Of Waze To Maps

When Google bought Waze, there was a profound hubbub among commuters who use the social app to find the best route to work, dodge accidents, and otherwise make the rest of us jealous that we're still stuck on the Interstate, it...
 
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waze

Google Acquires Waze App

Everybody HATES being stuck in traffic! But now that Google has acquired the Waze app for its Google Maps, you can see real-time traffic updates from friends and other cars ahead of you so that you can take a faster route to wh...

 
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Google Maps Gets Revamped
Google Maps Gets Revamped
Google Maps Gets Revamped

Google Maps Gets Revamped (video)

The folks over at Mountain View released info that it will revamp Google Maps for desktops, while also providing an advance look at the new Android and iOS versions. The mobile versions of Google Maps will feature a more person...
 
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new-google-maps
new-google-maps

Google Maps Redesigned With a Mobile Focus

Google Maps dominates the web when it comes to ease of use, information, directions, and all together utility.  But that doesn't mean that the search giant is willing to rest on their laurels. According to the official Google S...

 
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ountain Summit Street View
ountain Summit Street View
ountain Summit Street View

Google Maps Features New Mountain Summit Street View

Have you ever wanted to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, but don't have the funds or the courage to do so? Well now Google Maps is letting you virtually climb Mount Kilimanjaro  and other extreme steeps via their new Mounta...
 
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Google Map App Update
Google Map App Update
Google Map App Update

Google Maps for the iPhone Upgraded, Now Includes Fast Search Functions for People and Places

In case you've been living under a rock the last few months, you might be happy to learn that Google released a new version of Google Maps for iOS 6.  It adds turn-by-turn directions, along with all the other great features, su...

 
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10 of the Most Effective Tools to Avoid Traffic (list)

Traffic is getting worse! According to the Texas A&M Transportation Institute's annual survey of U.S. metro area traffic, Washington D.C. ranked #1 for the most time spent in gridlock;  in 2011, drivers there spent 67 hours...
 
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Google Maps vs Apple Maps_featured
Google Maps vs Apple Maps_featured

Google Maps vs. Apple Maps iOS (comparison)

Now that Google Maps for iOS is out after a brief 3-month hiatus, millions have downloaded it with anticipation. But is it better than the built-in Apple Maps app that every iPhone 5 and now all iOS 6 devices come paired with? ...

 
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Google Map Logo
Google Map Logo

Google Maps for the iPhone has Already Hit 10 Million Downloads

Getting your app to the top of charts in the Apple App Store doesn't normally happen over night.   That is unless of course your name is Google and you relaunch an app that millions have been waiting for.  It also helps if ther...
 
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Google Map Logo
Google Map Logo

Google iPhone Map App with Turn-by-turn Directions Might Arrive as Soon as Tonight (updated)

Update:  And there it is.  Google just announced Google Maps for the iPhone...running iOS 6 of course.  As presumed, the new Google Maps for iPhone delivers turn-by-turn voice directions, public transit info (New York and Frisc...