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Google Maps Engine API Launched

06/05/2013, Google just announced the release of their Maps Engine API, a service that allows customers to build, store and distribute their own maps and associated data in a public or private way. Google Maps Engine was formerly called “Earth Builder”....

Kidnap Victim Finds His Way Home With A Little Help From Google Maps

05/17/2013, We have heard how some people have used technology to help locate their missing gadgets, such as phones or tablets or laptops, but this is probably the first time we’ve heard how one kidnap victim actually used technology to help find his way back home....

Google Maps For Android And iOS Get New Navigation UI

05/15/2013, Google made quite a few interesting announcements today at its I/O 2013 conference. Among various other things, a new navigation user interface of Google Maps for Android and iOS was detailed. Google says that the UI has been updated in order to bring...

New Google Maps Signup Page Goes Live For A Shortwhile

05/15/2013, Last week we reported that Google Maps for the desktop was set to get a new user interface, and apparently this update would be announced at Google I/O which will be taking place later today. However in the meantime, it seems that the Google Maps signup...

Google ‘Map Diving’ Lets You Skydive Into Google Maps

05/10/2013, Google introduced one of its newest projects yesterday called Timelapse, which allows you to view how a particular part of the earth has changed over the past 28 years. It looks like that isn’t the only new project Google has cooked up as...

Google Maps To Get New Interface

05/07/2013, The folks over at Google do seem to be looking forward into the future at all times, and this time around, word has it that they have been working on a spanking new interface for Google Maps. This particular update will see the removal of the sidebar, and...