Posts Tagged: "Maps"

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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 about the Street View cars (I’ve seen one in person) and Street View trikes, little has...

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 personalized navigation with an all-new rating system and provide offers from...


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 System’s Blog, Google will soon relaunch a redesign that removes the sidebar...

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 unprecedented.  However, what Google Maps lacks is the ability to share your...

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 Mountain Summit Street View. Their new summit shots are thanks to Google’s Dan Fredinburg,...

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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? And if so, how? You might think “absolutely,...