Tag: Google Maps

Tell everyone about your favorite places in Google Maps’ Local Guide

When you’re looking at your Google Maps, especially when you’re in unfamiliar territory, don’t you just wish there were more recommendations and reviews of...

Here’s how to download Google Maps for offline navigation

By now, you know that Google has recently improved offline maps navigation with search and more useful information. While saving maps for offline use...

Google improves offline Maps navigation with search, useful information

Believe it or not, we live in a world where Internet connection is still not reliable and easily accessible especially in remote areas. Even...

Google adds information on holiday hours to Search, Maps

Google is always ready to improve its own products and services. Two of the products frequently updated are Search and Maps. The latter is...

NavMeter shows driving stats like speed, coordinates

NavMeter is a new travel-related app that works with Google Maps navigation. The app knows when the latter is running so it makes use...

Google Maps adds detour options without leaving navigation

More often than not, when you enter a destination in your Google Maps and start navigating, you don’t always go in a straight line....

The Magellan eXplorist TRX7 is an Android-powered off-road navigation device

When you stick to the main roads and highways (like we do), Google Maps should be more than enough navigation help for you. But...

Google Maps puts PegMa’am in Buckingham Palace as tribute to Queen

Staying on the throne for more than 60 years is no small feat, especially since there are only very few legit thrones left in...

Google Street View now a stand-alone app for Android devices

If you’ve spent an inordinate amount of time just staring at and exploring the Street Views on Google Maps, then you’d probably be happy...

Google Maps for Android now makes restaurant hunting easier

When you’re in an unfamiliar place and looking for a place to eat, you either google it, look through Trip Advisor or even use...

45 more countries now have Google Map Maker back

Three months after Google decided to temporarily shut down their Map Maker tool because of some users that abused the features, the tech giant...

Google testing out food picture-taking feature for Maps

Google may have scraped their supposed foodie photo app Tablescape for some reason or another, but that doesn’t mean they’re giving up on getting...