Google Maps

  • Hands-on with Nokia HERE beta with offline maps

    When you talk about digital maps, Google is the name that will undoubtedly come up first. Nokia, who is no longer making smartphones, is trying to take a bite out of that market by making its own HERE maps available to a wider

    September 30, 2014 • Views: 1085

  • Waze update brings Places, Parking Pins

    If you haven’t had your fill yet of location-based services that will help you navigate your way through unfamiliar places, then if you haven’t been using Waze yet, the newest update might just convince you to get the

    September 30, 2014 • Views: 728

  • Google Maps adds turn-by-turn navigation to 20 more destinations

    Google has been adding a lot of improvements to Google Maps. Its Maps Engline Lite edition was recently renamed to My Maps. This time, the search giant has updated the Navigation app and added turn-by-turn navigation to 20

    September 19, 2014 • Views: 1281

  • Google renames Maps Engine Lite into My Maps

    Summer is almost over in most parts of the world so you might be planning your next vacation. Thanksgiving and the holiday season are upcoming and we’re sure that you’re already daydreaming where to go next. There’s the

    September 17, 2014 • Views: 812

  • Nokia’s HERE mapping app coming to Android soon

    Nokia’s very own mapping app, which was initially released for iOS and then later pulled from the App Store is finally coming to Android and back again to iOS. HERE is Nokia’s answer to the widely used Google Maps and

    September 4, 2014 • Views: 798

  • Navdy HUD projects virtual images onto car’s windshield

    Several sci-fi movies from the past (and recent) years have scenes showing holograms being projected on a car’s dashboard or windshield. But with the advances in technology, sooner or later, that kind of device would not be

    August 11, 2014 • Views: 947

  • Google Maps update lets you search less, Explore more

    It’s easy enough these days to just ask Google Search what interesting places can be found nearby, but that’s still a few taps or spoken words away. What if you can get all of that information from a single button?

    July 23, 2014 • Views: 722

  • Google Maps gets a localized version for India

    Whether you’re just traveling to the next city to visit a friend or taking a vacation in New Delhi, Google Maps has got your location needs covered. Today, Google has announced Google Maps in Hindi, the latest fruit of its

    July 23, 2014 • Views: 753

  • Google Maps 8.2 features voice action, biking elevation

    It was at the end of May this year when we saw that last significant update of Google Maps, bringing back Terrain View to the app – but today we’re seeing a bunch of new stuff being rolled out by the mothership to its primary

    July 18, 2014 • Views: 906

  • Todoist finally adds location-based reminders on Android

    Finally, someone will be able to check off “update app” on their Todoist task list. Almost two weeks after they announced that they were releasing an update for location-based reminders, productivity app Todoist has finally

    July 15, 2014 • Views: 972