Google Maps feature to now help you find your parked car
Google Maps has introduced a new feature that will help you remember where you parked your car in case you forgot. All that Android users have to do is tap the blue dot and then tap “Save your parking” to add their parking location to the map. This will show a label on the map itself identifying where you parked your car. Users can add additional details about their parking spot by tapping the label to open the parking card. They can also save an image of their parking spot and send ...
Misplace your car? A new Google Maps feature in Android will help you find it
In Google Maps' newest beta on Android, you'll be able to tap a little blue dot that represents your car in order to leave yourself a parking reminder. It's an option that Apple Maps has actually had for quite some time. The post Misplace your car? A new Google Maps feature in Android will help you find it appeared first on Digital Trends....
‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works
Overwatch currently has three multiplayer maps planned for release in 2017, as well as other "nonstandard" locations. It's unclear if these unique maps will also arrive by the end of the year. The post ‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works appeared first on Digital Trends....
Apple Maps gets transit mode for Paris
 Apple is finally adding transit options to its Maps app for the city of Paris. Starting today, you can use Apple Maps to calculate itineraries using public transportation. You’ll find subway, RER and bus lines, and even Transilien lines. Just like in Google Maps, you can look around the map with a new subway layer or you can calculate an itinerary from A to B. If you tap on a station,… Read More ...
Google Maps for iOS gets ‘Timeline’ feature to help you recall everywhere you’ve been
Google Maps' Timeline feature, just released for iOS, lets users retrace their steps across any given time period. But fear not — if you find that a little creepy, you can easily turn it off. The post Google Maps for iOS gets ‘Timeline’ feature to help you recall everywhere you’ve been appeared first on Digital Trends....
Google is about to unveil a ‘brand new’ Google Earth
Google is holding a special event in NY City next week to reveal details of a "brand new experience" with Google Earth. No details are offered, but it looks set to be the biggest update for the virtual globe in years. The post Google is about to unveil a ‘brand new’ Google Earth appeared first on Digital Trends.
Aadhaar mandatory to download up to 3,000 maps, on govt approved Nakshe mapping portal
The government on Monday launched a dedicated website allowing the public the access to download 3,000 maps prepared by the Survey General of India (SGI) but made Aadhaar mandatory for the purpose. Using Aadhaar number, a person can download three maps every day from the portal (http://soinakshe.uk.gov.in/) launched on Monday. The SGI completes 250 years on Monday. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Science and Technology, said the motto behind making Aadhaar mandatory for using this service was to make...
Aadhaar mandatory to download up to 3,000 maps, on govt approved Nakshe mapping portal
The government on Monday launched a dedicated website allowing the public the access to download 3,000 maps prepared by the Survey General of India (SGI) but made Aadhaar mandatory for the purpose. Using Aadhaar number, a person can download three maps every day from the portal (http://soinakshe.uk.gov.in/) launched on Monday. The SGI completes 250 years on Monday. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Science and Technology, said the motto behind making Aadhaar mandatory for using this service was to make...
Aadhaar mandatory to download up to 3,000 maps, on govt approved Nakshe mapping portal
The government on Monday launched a dedicated website allowing the public the access to download 3,000 maps prepared by the Survey General of India (SGI) but made Aadhaar mandatory for the purpose. Using Aadhaar number, a person can download three maps every day from the portal (http://soinakshe.uk.gov.in/) launched on Monday. The SGI completes 250 years on Monday. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Science and Technology, said the motto behind making Aadhaar mandatory for using this service was to make...
Google Map Maker is now dead
 Google announced late last year that it would shut down Map Maker, its older, online tool that allowed anyone to contribute updates to Google Maps. The service, which had been around since 2008, let users correct or fill in missing map content – like place details, roads, business information and more. This was especially useful in helping establish maps in emerging markets, where… Read More ...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Google brings Ms. Pac-Man to Google Maps and unveils plans to transform the world
April Fool’s Day isn’t only about pranks and practical jokes, it’s also about spreading cheer and happiness and light to the rest of the world. As part of its never-ending effort to make the world a better place, Google has unveiled a number of initiatives to help transform the world. Ms. Pac Man Why Ms. Pac-Man and not the great Pac-Man himself? I’ve no idea, but it’s probably because Pac-Man already made his April Fool’s Day debut in 2015. To acquaint yours...
Looking to get in shape for spring? Google Maps and Search can help
Google is encouraging users to "shake off those winter blues and spring into shape." Now you can book and pay for fitness classes anywhere in the U.S. directly via Google Maps, Google Search, and the Reserve with Google website. The post Looking to get in shape for spring? Google Maps and Search can help appeared first on Digital Trends....
Facebook has added live-location-sharing to Messenger; lets you share location up to 60 minutes
Facebook Inc added a feature to its Messenger app on Monday to allow users to share their locations continuously for up to an hour, ramping up competition with tools offered by Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google Maps. The company has found that one of the most used phrases on Messenger as people talk to friends and family is “How far away are you?” or some variation, Stan Chudnovsky, head of product for Messenger, said in an interview. “It happens to be what people are s...
Here mapping and location services releases new tools for developers
Here, the automotive industry-owned mapping and location services company is launching a new set of tools that will let any developer easily build and launch an app that needs location-specific features. It means that if a small company or individual wants to build an on-demand delivery business or launch a ride-hailing feature, for example, they can now turn to Here instead of Google Maps. “Congestion, roadworks and bad addressing are a constant headache for companies operating in a compl...
Crunch Report | Google Maps Launches Location Sharing with Others
Google Maps launches a location-sharing feature, Coffee Meets Bagel has a new paid membership tier and AI expert Andrew Ng leaves Baidu. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...