Tag: Google Maps

Google Maps adds Lyft, Gett to ride-sharing options

Over the past few years, ride sharing and carpooling have become buzzwords and actual services availed by a growing number of people, due to...

‘Catching Pokémon’ now a feature in Google Maps

It’s been more than a month since Pokemon GO has launched. A lot has happened since July and we’ve reported a number of good...

Google Maps update brings more offline options, ride service comparison

We’ve all been there at one point or another. You’re driving in an unfamiliar area, relying only on your Google Maps to get you...

‘Verne: The Himalayas’ 3D Google Maps imagery lets you explore Mt. Everest

Aside from YouTube Kids getting integrated with YouTube Red, Google is making some more developments for the benefit of the young geeks. Google Maps...

Google Maps update brings cleaner look, areas of interest

Have you ever looked at your Google Maps and be all confused because of all the lines and grids and things that you don’t...

Google Maps to have WiFi only, mass transit delay notifs in new update

For those who commute daily or drive to and from work often, having navigation apps is pretty much standard. But if your data allocation...

Add new info, verify suggested edits on Google Maps and Search

If you thought that all the information about various places and businesses on your Google Maps and Google Search got there through magic, you...

Google Transit now includes Jakarta real-time bus information

Look at any list of most traffic congested cities in Asia and you’ll probably find Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, on that list. It’s not surprising...

Google now offering just 100GB free storage for Level 4 Guides

If one of the reasons why you’ve joined the Local Guides program of Google, aside from actually contributing to the Google Maps community, is...

Google Maps introduces multi-waypoint, add notes to Your Timeline

Now that summer is in full swing (well, at least in this part of the world), it’s time for road trips and summer vacations....

Google Earth and Maps now using Landsat 8 for better imagery

Back in 2013, we got access to a cloud-free mosaic of our earth through, well, Google Earth. Engineers were able to find a way...

Google Maps app updated to v9.31, ready to run on Android N Dev Preview

Aside from Android Pay, Google Maps is also getting some enhancements via the latest update. It's a major release so don't be surprised if...