Tag: maps

HERE for Android beta launches on Samsung Galaxy devices

Owners of Samsung Galaxy devices are now able to get exclusive access to the beta version of HERE for Android. Samsung and the team...

World Cup stadiums now detailed in Google Maps

World Cup is a time when football fans from around the world end up sneaking in as many games as humanly possible while cursing...

Google Maps transit improved in Chicago, Vancouver, and the UK

Google seems to update Maps on a near continuous basis. And once again another update has been detailed by the Google team. This time...

Google now pushing “new” Google Maps to all desktops

Google has announced they are beginning to push the latest Google Maps refresh. This was originally shown during Google I/O 2013, and has been...

Google Maps 7.5 update brings Gmail integration

Google has recently begun rolling out a new version of Maps. This one bumps the version from 7.4 to 7.5 and it looks like...

MapQuest 2.0 navigation app boasts of a new look, ETA status bar

While majority of users will be content with using Google Maps for most of their tasks, there will always be a market for more...

Scout for Android update brings social meet-ups and ETA sharing

TeleNav has rolled out the latest Scout for Android update. This update has already arrived in the Google Play Store and has brought some...

Google Street View gives us a stunning tour of the Galapagos Islands

Back in May Google teased us all with a few details stating they were taking their Street View and Trekker program to one of...

Apple buys Embark to help navigate the Google Maps battle

Earlier this year Google released a pretty massive update that completely overhauled their Google Maps application for mobile devices. The new and improved Maps...

Google Maps update brings real-time incident reports from Waze

Google announced the acquisition of Waze back in June. At the time they talked about how the deal was being made in an effort...

Google Maps for Android now includes local search-based advertisements

It is no secret that Google makes money based on advertising. Services like Gmail have long included advertisements and moving forward you will likely...

Google Maps offline mapping returns with new ‘make offline’ button

Following a bit of an outcry from users, Google has once again updated Google Maps for Android and this time around they addressed the...