The Walkonomics app will help you find more scenic walking routes along tree-lined streets (and avoid the dreary ones)
Categories: Analytics, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Supply Chain Tags: Process & Best Practice, Research Forget Google Maps. Apple Maps? Don’t make us laugh. Where we’re going we’ll need Spend Matters Maps or, more specifically, how to travel from tactical procurement analytics to strategic supply analytics. Show More Summary
A Google Street View vehicle collects imagery for Google Maps while driving down a street in Calais, northern France, on July 29, 2015. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images) For many years now, IT conferences around the world have had keynote speakers asking why Enterprise [...]
Before you leave, find out all the pollutants that will choke you at your destination. While Google Street View cars cruise around city streets snapping photos, now they can also double as mobile air quality stations, tracking smog block by block. Read Full Story
A new high-tech unmanned vessel, launched with the help of Google, will use innovative technologies from the boatbuilding and mapping fields to map shorelines and
Google Maps is a web mapping service that offers panoramic views of streets and satellite imagery. It also illustrates them with excerpts from Wikipedia articles. You may not know how much this free mapping service offers. Even if you...Show More Summary
It has been termed as the best navigation software for your computer. This mapping program was an invention of the keyhole, a Google company. It was first launched in 200.By then, it was known as the Google viewer. In 2005, it was released again. Show More Summary
Still from drone video footage shot by Renee Lusano Los Angeles dance-rock act YACHT have announced the follow-up to 2011's Shangri-La in a very big way. Today, the duo dropped a Google Maps pin at the location of a Los Angeles intersection,...Show More Summary
Today we straddle two remarkably different worlds. On one side sits hotels, taxi cabs, newspapers and the dog-eared atlas stuffed in your glove box. On the other side reside Airbnb, Uber, Twitter and Google Maps.Read full article >...
Google Maps will soon monitor and display urban air pollution levels thanks to tech startup Aclima's environmental sensory system Google Street View Now Monitors Urban Air Pollution was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
(Image: Google Maps) This is a satellite image of an active runway at the main airport of Savannah, Georgia. The tarmac is on top of what was once the property of Richard and Catherine Dotson, both of whom were born in 1797. They died in 1884 and 1877, respectively, and were buried at a family cemetery on their property. Show More Summary
If a city knows what intersections are full of smog, it could add trees or change stop light schedules to improve the air its citizens breathe. Google Earth’s Outreach program that equips non-profits and public-benefit organizations with data wants to give the world these insights. Show More Summary
Google Earth is arguably one of the best navigation software your computer can ever be equipped with. The whole idea about this program was the brainchild of a German company known as Keyhole. It was in 2001 that this software was first launched, with its name being Earth Viewer. Show More Summary
Mapping the ocean? Building a self-driving car? A computer you can wear on your face? Re-wiring fiber in cities? All easier than forcing people where and when to be friends.
The latest version of Google Maps for Android lets you name unnamed spots and edit the names of already named places.
Crowdsourced data from Google Maps will show you when your local haunts are too busy, so you'll spend less time in line. A new feature in Google will show users when local restaurants are booked up and stores have the most foot traffic. Show More Summary
Google Maps provides amazingly detailed routes and makes navigation very simple. You can easily get to any area without finding yourself lost. However, the issue with Google Maps is that it requires an internet connection. If you are traveling to a place where data roaming is not available (or too expensive), this may not be an option. Show More Summary
Google is a tech company. They specialize in search and they’re probably also well-known for other internet services like Gmail, Google Maps, Google Translate, and how could we forget Android? However it seems that at one point in time, Google almost got into the food business by bidding $200 million for a company called Impossible Foods. Show More Summary
Using images found on the internet through Google's visually similar images feature, NASA, U.S. Geological Survey, and various mapping services, Kelli Anderson recreated part of the Eames' iconic Powers of Ten as a flipbook. Watch a video here: Or play around with a virtual flipbook at Anderson's site. Show More Summary
Without any input from you, Your Timeline shows where Google thinks you've been, when you arrived at and left each place, and how you traveled from one place to another.