Material Design is one of the cornerstones of Google’s Android when it comes to overall design and user interface elements, and the company hasn’t been shy about wanting to use the same design principles for mobile and web apps. Google...Show More Summary
The anti-Islam rallies planned for the weekend were mostly non-events that attracted few protestors to mosques mapped out by “Global Rally for Humanity” on Google. In contrast, the “Justice or Else!” demonstration organized by Nation...Show More Summary
Google has posted a few videos showcasing the Google Search application, and all the really great things you can do with it. More than just a web search, the Google app ties into applications like your calendar or maps, and while many of us reading know how great it can be, these three videos show off just what it can do — right from your smartphone. Show More Summary
The Google maps Streetview player will take in either a starting point and end point, or a provided file of a route and provide a playthrough of the Google Streetview images that are available. You can pick what travel mode you want: driving, bicycling, transit and walking. The Presurfer
Image via Google Maps It's the most obvious news in Los Angeles that Highland Park is in the midst of some textbook gentrification. Hip bars and trendy fitness clubs are butting up against longtime businesses and residents and young...
You have latitude and longitude coordinates in Excel and you want to display them in Google maps; this simple Excel add-in will let you do just that.
Google’s Maps team has designed and launched an experimental app called – Delhi Public Transport, for New Delhi residents to get around
A new version of Google Maps is now available for iOS and Android users. The app once had an old and clunky interface. The newly released version has a flatter and modernized interface, which appeals to the current users. Some of the favorite features remain in place while others hide within “swipeable” drawers. Show More Summary
Sad Topographies is an Instagram account that posts pictures from Google Maps featuring the saddest named places on earth. I feel like I've lived in all of these places. Currently though I feel like I live smack dab between a rock and a red-hot hard place. Show More Summary
Google has updated its official search app for iOS to version 9.0, adding three new features. • Add a photo or review for your favourite local places • Get map results right in the app when you search for an address • Tap and play animated GIFs in image search results The app supports Siri-like […]
Google has launched a new transport navigation app specifically for New Delhi in India. Though Google Maps itself offers public transport and transit options in many cities around the world, Delhi Public Transport Offline represents Google’s first ever city-specific app for travelers. The Android-only app does exactly what its name suggests — directions and timetable […]
Google has updated its iOS app with the ability to play GIFs directly in search results, with a simple tap autoplaying GIFs in the Image results tab. The update also shows map results within the app when you search for an address, and you can now add images and reviews of nearby locations, including restaurants, public places of interest, and more. Show More Summary
Google has released an update for its iOS app to add a fun feature and make it even more useful after upgrading its "Ok, Google" voice prompt. Now, when you search for an address, you'll get map results within the app. You can also leave...Show More Summary
Google Maps is a good general navigation tool, but there are other map apps that provide directions with features designed for cyclists.
Free APIs like Google Maps offer a decent option for developers who need in-page maps. While they work great and most people are familiar with functionality, they don’t typically offer as many custom features right of the box. Coding your own customized features is a hassle, though an option for advanced devs with extra time. Show More Summary
Image via Google Maps The strip of Santa Monica Boulevard around Highland Avenue in Hollywood is known for two things: its former Del Taco location (RIP) and its still-kicking Donut Time, epicenter of the neighborhood's trans prostitution scene (which...
Image via Google Maps The Hollywood Palladium is getting another new neighbor. According to Urbanize LA, plans have been filed with the city to put up a 240,000-square-foot mixed-use complex right across the street from the legendary theater, at...
Photo via Google Maps The modernist house at 1740 20th St. has shattered Potrero Hill real estate records with a off-market sale. The listing agent confirms the home sold for $9.5 million, and since it reportedly has a little...