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For the last 23 days the residents of the North Pole have been working day and night to help Santa Claus get ready for his big flight. And if you’ve stopped by Santa’s Village this month, you know the elves are coding, geography andShow More Summary
Santa’s elves are back at the North Pole working to make sure old Kris Kringle is ready for his journey around the world on December 24 — and that means Santa’s Village is now officially open. Each day until the sleigh takes off, we’ll unlock a new experience that’ll get even the biggest grinch into the holiday spirit. Show More Summary
Remember back to the time when you first opened Google Earth. Where did you fly? Nearly all of us search for the same place: Home. The starting point. Where we fit into the bigger picture, and one way we define our sense of identity....Show More Summary
Whether you’re dressed like the divine or the spookiest kind, get ready for some of Street View’s most frightening and freakiest finds. Few places have more horrors than the Amsterdam Dungeons in the Netherlands. Enter the Dungeon and...Show More Summary
In our latest update, Google Maps teams up with Google Calendar to make it even easier to get where you need to go. Starting today, Android users worldwide will start to see their Google Calendar events on Google Maps. So whether you're...Show More Summary
Back in March, we introduced a new way for people to find and compare the fastest ways to get around town by adding a new ride services tab when searching for directions in Google Maps. Today, we’re adding two more partners in the U.S., Lyft and Gett. Show More Summary
In 2013, we released Google Earth Timelapse, our most comprehensive picture of the Earth's changing surface. This interactive experience enabled people to explore these changes like never before—to watch the sprouting of Dubai’s artificial...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, we announced that a totally rebuilt version of Google Sites was on the way. Since then, we’ve worked with a set of customers through an Early Adopter Program to test the new Sites and fine tune the experience. Today,...Show More Summary
We’re just days away from Thanksgiving – the busiest American travel holiday of the year. Just in time for the mad dash to grandma’s house or your bestie's friendsgiving across town, we’ve got two new and one tried-and-true way for Google Maps to get you where you’re going without the holiday traffic hassle. Show More Summary
‘Tis the season for gift-giving, delicious dinners, and spending time with family and friends. That also means it's the season of crowded holiday shopping, travel planning and entertaining the in-laws. Never fear, Google is here to help you navigate some seasonal stress. First up: crowd control. Show More Summary
See your Google Calendar events and future reservations in Google Maps for Android.
Get traffic info, find gas stations, or call home — without needing to tap or even look at the screen.
Turner Sports hit the links with a Street View Trekker to collect hole-by-hole imagery at Minnesota’s Hazeltine National Golf Club.
To make orienting yourself even easier in Google Maps for Android, we've replaced the direction arrow on your blue dot with a shining blue beam.
Global Fishing Watch is a free, simple, online platform that gives anyone, anywhere, a way to to visualize, track, and share information about fishing activity worldwide.
When some people from the Faroe Islands decided to document their country for Street View, sheep weren’t a baaad place to start.
Take a virtual tour of some of the breathtaking National Parks, no matter where you are.
These weird and wonderful roadside attractions are searched for more during the summer months than the rest of the year.
Explore new Street View imagery from the Komodo Islands, home of the world's largest living lizard.