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Google Maps to arrive on iPhone and iPad

09/25/2012, Hmmm, it seems as though a figurative game of Pong is being played where Google Maps on Apple devices are concerned. First, we heard that the Google Maps app has yet to be submitted to Apple for approval, while shortly later in the morning, there was word...

All your Google Maps are belong to us

09/20/2012, If you are an avid user of Google Maps, then surely you would know that the latest version of Google Maps will bump it up to version number 6.12, and the good people over at Google have thrown in additional useful and comprehensive features, where the few...

Google Maps for Android adds biking navigation

08/29/2012, At last, Google Maps caters to those who get around on two wheels – in particular, on a bicycle. After all, searching for the best biking route in town can prove to be quite a challenge, which is where the latest version of Google Maps for Android...

Google Maps gets more public transportation schedules worldwide

08/15/2012, For those who use public transportation, there’s usually an Android app that can cater your needs for maps and schedules. With that in mind, here is one more option that comes directly within Google Maps, which means that it is preloaded with almost...

Reporter recovers stolen iPhone by taking advantage of technology

08/03/2012, We’ve seen, heard and read interesting stories of how someone lost their iPhone and managed to recover it thanks to the Find My iPhone feature, or simply because the thief was stupid enough to take photos with their location in the background, so...

Google Maps now shows you NYC subway alerts

07/31/2012, If you’ve ever experienced the inconvenience of arriving at a subway platform only to find out that your train has been rerouted to another line or skipping stops – we’ve got some good news for you. Google announced today on its Lat Long Blog...

Google brings panoramic imagery to Street View for Antarctica

07/17/2012, Google launched the first Street View imagery of Antarctica in 2010, allowing people from far-flung  places to view the lovely penguins in the region for the first time.  Today, the search engine giant is taking Street View to an entirely new level by...

Google Maps for Africa now features walking directions

07/11/2012, Google announced the availability of driving directions on Google Maps in many African countries way back in 2010. Today, the Mountain View-based tech giant is announcing that it will add walking directions to over 44 countries in the continent. To start...

Google Maps now guides you through museums

07/10/2012, Last week, Google released a new version of Google Maps that brought indoor maps to folks living in the UK. Well, this week Google has decided to increase its usefulness to Android users in the US with a new version of the app that brings indoor maps for...