Posts Tagged ‘Maps’
 
 
 
Apple
 
iOS 7 Features
iOS 7 Features
iOS 7 Features

22 of the Best iOS 7 Features You Don’t Want to Miss (list)

iOS 7 will be coming to an iOS device near you this fall and like all new operating systems, expect a bunch of new features and improvements that will make having an iOS device that much better. It'll help make the things you d...
 
Gaming
 
Levolution
Levolution
Levolution

Battlefield 4: “Levolution” Details and Gamescom 2013 Wrap Up (video)

New made up words not found in any traditional lexicon give many writers editorial jock itch. A lot of us are traditionalists unable to confirm or bend away from our concrete linguistic teachings. After all, "i" comes before "e...

 
Google
 
Underwater Google Street View Camera-2
Underwater Google Street View Camera-2
Underwater Google Street View Camera-2

This is the Camera Google Uses to Create Underwater Street View

Google's Street View is a remarkable piece of technology that has has significantly influenced how we locate points of interest - heck, it can even help fight parking tickets (trust me, this works).  And while we've long known ...
 
Google
 
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...

 
Google
 
new-google-maps
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...
 
Android
 
Waze Drive Share
Waze Drive Share
Waze Drive Share

Waze Map App Lets You Share Your Drive

There are more than a myriad of turn-by-turn apps available for both iOS and Android.  Google Maps probably makes the top of the list for many smartphone users, as their mapping accuracy and speed of service is largely unpreced...

 
Google
 
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...
 
Cell Phones
 
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...

 
Apple
 
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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? ...
 
Apple
 
Google Map Logo
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...

 
Apple
 
Google Maps
Google Maps
Google Maps

Turn-by-turn Google Maps App “Coming Soon” to the iPhone

Apple's iOS maps aren't that bad, right?  At the end of the day most of us can get from point A to point B.  Though, come to think of it, it does lack the mass transit info so many city dwellers depend on, along with turn-by-tu...
 
Apple
 
iOS Map Alternatives
iOS Map Alternatives
iOS Map Alternatives

14 Alternative Map Apps for iOS 6 (list)

Many are not happy with iOS 6 Maps that replaced Google Maps from the previous operating system.  Many consider it to be the weakest map app of all the iOS updates. It's basically dependent on third party apps for the region yo...