There’s a new version of Google Maps for Android now available and, according to Android Police it brings several cool new features that most users of the service will probably love. Now even though this is not the biggest update ever, it does include one important change that’s actually worth talking about. Version 9.1 will […]

New MapQuest Roadside Assistance Service Powered by Urgent.ly

November 12, 2014
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MapQuest has just updated its popular mobile app for iOS to version 4.6.1. The update adds several new features which I’m sure you’ll love, however, the new roadside assistance service powered by Urgent.ly is one in particular that really caught my attention. Urgent.ly is like Uber but for roadside assistance, which means that from now […]

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Use Google Maps Directions to Get to the Polls

November 4, 2014
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Want to know how to find your polling place? Well, it won’t be that hard if you decide to use the new Google Maps polling location tool that helps voters find the nearest voting station, not to mention that Get to The Polls also provides detailed information about each voter’s individual ballot in order to […]

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Use MapQuest and Google Maps to Find Job Opportunities in Your Area

October 8, 2014

Today I read a very interesting and useful article published by AOL in their “Jobs” section that talked about how anyone can use MapQuest and Google Maps to find new job opportunities no matter where they are. In other words, this cleverly written article provides a clear explanation of how to use AOL’s and Google’s […]

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Commute: New MapQuest App for Traffic and Road Conditions

September 24, 2014
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MapQuest’s new stand-alone app “Commute” is now available for Android and iOS. The app was created to help users find more optimized routes while driving from home to work and vice versa. This is MapQuest’s third app, which means that the company now has a grand total of four apps available for everyone to use, […]

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Create Beautiful Story Maps With Heganoo

September 8, 2014
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Heganoo is a website, as well as an online service that allows you to create beautiful personalized interactive maps using your own content and points of interest. While creating a map you can use this free online tool to insert videos, links, forms, images, and even text to make your map richer, as well as […]

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Check Out Los Pollos Hermanos on Google Maps

September 4, 2014
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Are you a Breaking Bad fan? If you are, then you’re probably just as sad as I am now that AMC’s hit TV show is finally over. It is definitely one of the low points in television history, and I’m very doubtful that they’ll ever make a tv show as good as this one was. […]

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Is Google Maps Street View Tracking Where You Go?

August 27, 2014
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Is Google Maps street view tracking you wherever you go? According to a report on The Epoch Times there’s a lot of people out there claiming that Google’s online mapping application has been tracking cell phones for quite some time now. But that’s not all, Google apparently has a location tracking site where everyone can […]

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The Google Ebola Map Shows the Spread of the Outbreak

August 20, 2014
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I just came across the Google Ebola map, which is an interactive map that shows the spread of the Ebola virus from its original outbreak in 1976 in Zaire all the way up to the most recent outbreak beginning earlier this year, which came to the public’s attention after two infected American aid workers were […]

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Google Maps Underwater Street View Allows You to Explore the Reefs

August 14, 2014
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Google Maps is getting more useful everyday, not to mention that it’s also getting more fun. The latest advancement in Google’s online mapping application will soon allow you to explore below sea level, which is something pretty cool in my opinion, and I know for certain that it is something that most Google Maps fans […]

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MapQuest and MLB.com Present “Key to the City”

June 18, 2014

Mapquest and MLB.com have teamed up to bring baseball fans a unique, simple, but yet highly fun and informative website http://gameday.mapquest.com/, as well as an original online video series called “Key to the City” which is probably the site’s main feature or its biggest attraction. Key to the City features customized baseball content which basically […]

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MapQuest Local Partners With FourSquare

May 14, 2014

MapQuest Local was recently re-invented and re-designed to improve the quality of their service. In order to accomplish their goals and make your life easier they’ve decided to create new partnerships with some of the biggest data providers in the world such as FourSquare, GrubHub, Booker, SeatGeek, and several others. Their objective is to make […]

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Time Travel Now Available on Google Maps Street View

April 23, 2014

Traveling through time is now possible thanks to Google Maps, the search giant has just announced the release of a new feature that is now available through their popular “Street View” product that everyone loves. ABC News reported that “snapshots will now include an option to see what neighborhoods and landmarks looked like at different […]

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“Google Naps” A Google Maps Based Nap Finder

March 29, 2014
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The next time that you’re feeling a little bit tired or sleepy, and you also feel like you just want to take a nap, but you happen to be far from home at that precise moment, no need to worry, because we actually have the perfect site for you. It’s called Google Naps, and it […]

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Google Maps Urban Jungle Street View

March 20, 2014

Urban Jungle Street View is a new experimental site created by Einar Oberg using the Google Maps API. What’s really cool about this application is that it allows you to transform and explore any place as if it was an actual jungle. In order to achieve the desired effect, the creator used a powerful street […]

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