Tag: Google Maps

Google Maps update for Android 4.0.3 and higher rolling out over “next few weeks”

The newest Google Maps update, which we saw leaked - and later officially demo'd - back in May has officially begun rolling out to...

Google Street View heads to the exotic Battleship Island

Google Maps and their Street View has been in the news a bit lately, and today we're getting a look at one more exotic...

Google opens Street View Trekker camera loan program

Google wants our help to build a better Google Maps, improve Street View, and get photos from around the world. Their impressive Street View...

Google Maps and Earth upgrade brings clear skies to Maps and more

The technology and wide use of Google Maps and Earth is pretty impressive when you really think about it. Getting Street View images from...

Google Maps adds over 1000 new Street View locations

Google Maps has revitalized the way we travel in so many ways, including the ability to (for all intents and purposes) void every other...

Waze likely headed to Google through a 1.3B dollar takeover

Google has apparently just purchased Waze, the Israeli maps application organized via crowd-sourced data with the emphasis on social networking through location detection. With...

Google adds historic Central Park and 9/11 Memorial to Street View

Google Street View just keeps getting better and better. While we already know the first-person look with Street View has already walked nearly every...

Google adds the beautiful Galapagos Islands to Street View

Have you ever wanted to explore the beautiful Galapagos Islands and see the world's largest tortoises, clear-blue waters, and stunning landscape? Well soon you'll...

Google Maps for mobile update brings improved search and ratings system

Google I/O 2013 also included some updates in terms of maps. In this case our focus will be on the mobile side, in which...

Google Street View reaches 50 countries

Having launched in 2007 with only five US cities being shown, Google Street View is now touting availability in 50 countries. The 50 country...

April Fools 2013: Round-Up from Android and the web

Google kicked off their usual array of April Fools jokes early on Saturday just for kicks, and now everyone else has joined in. It...

Google Maps update brings live departure times and service alerts

Google has recently detailed an update that may benefit those in Salt Lake City, New York City and Washington DC. The update deals specifically...