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Google Maps Takes You Inside The Stores On Main Street

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.20.2012 | Small Business

Sure, it's fun using Google Street View to take a virtual walk down Main Street, but what about getting a look inside the shops? On Wednesday, Goog...

Jason Gilbert

Why You Might Not Want To Upgrade To iOS 6 Just Yet | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.21.2012 | Technology

With iOS 6 now available for download, you might be eager to get on board as quickly as you can and update your iPhone to the latest operating system....

24 Places Google Doesn't Want You To See

HP | Posted 11.27.2012 | Weird News

EDITOR'S NOTE: Our friends at TruTV have helped us out with this awesome slideshow. Discover why the popular search engine won’t show you some prett...

Google Lets You Take A Virtual Vacation (Kinda)

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 08.11.2012 | Technology

Don't have the time (or money) to see the castles of Japan or the valleys of Norway? Not to worry -- you're not alone in being glued to your office ch...

Apple-Google War Rages On: And Now It's Hurting Customers

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.22.2012 | Technology

Apple is dropping Google’s map software in favor of a homegrown version that’s not as good— and in doing so is making customers the victims of i...

Google Maps an Acre of Ireland in Upstate New York

John Lee | Posted 08.21.2012 | Media
John Lee

You know the old line about the Great Wall of China being the only manmade object visible from outer space? Now Google Maps and Google Earth are bringing the whole world into focus, right down to an acre's worth of Ireland.

Schumer Warns Google Not To Snoop On New York Sunbathers

Posted 06.19.2012 | New York

Following his support for the controversial anti-piracy legislation proposed by SOPA and PIPA, Senator Chuck Schumer is now tackling another internet ...

LOOK: Mysterious Satellite Image Triggers 'Drone' Speculation

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.19.2012 | Science

A satellite image of what appears to be an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), or drone, at a Lockheed Martin facility has fueled speculation about what th...

Apple and Google Spy Planes Are Looking at You!

Shelly Palmer | Posted 08.18.2012 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Apple and Google using military-grade tools to create better way-finding tools for their maps and other applications is actually pretty benign. Want to think about surveillance? Great, let's think about it the right way.

Apple and Google 3D Mapping More Gimmicky Than Practical

Larry Magid | Posted 08.12.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

What you see looks very cool, but I can only think of a few practical applications. For the most part, what you want when using a mapping program is accurate turn-by-turn directions, traffic data and real-time updates on how many more miles you have to drive and when you're likely to arrive.

Bianca Bosker

Apple Wants To Tell You Exactly What To Do Next | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.12.2012 | Technology

Apple regularly proclaims it's on a mission to build the world's best products. But what it doesn't trumpet as loudly is that this increasingly means ...

Making Your Own Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.09.2012 | Technology

Streetview Technology, a company based out of Germany, has created a DIY-streetview Camera kit, allowing users to take pictures in a method similar to...

New Google Maps Features Anounced

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.06.2012 | Technology

Google hosted an event in California on Wednesday to unveil the "next dimension of Google Maps." Peter Birch, Google Earth product manager, took th...

Is iMaps On Its Way?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology

Apple and Google have developed a friendly rivalry over the past few years, but things are quickly heating up as Apple prepares for its Worldwide Deve...

What Will Google Announce Next Week?

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 06.01.2012 | Technology

What's Google planning to announce next week? The company on Friday sent out invitations to a June 6 media event that will focus on "the next dimen...

Exploring Historic Sites From Across The Globe

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 05.31.2012 | Technology

Google has officially announced the World Wonders Project, which will offer on-the-ground 360-degree views of 132 historic sites from 18 different cou...

WATCH: This Video Will Take You To Amazing Places

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.29.2012 | Technology

Google Maps' panoramic views have made it possible to follow the roads around the world in electronic musician A Ghost Train's video "Chemin Vert" in ...

Google's Cool Congressional Redistricting Map -- Which Shows How Thoroughly Texas Liberals Get Screwed

Colin Delany | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics
Colin Delany

For a good example of why redistricting's so important in determining the make-up of Congress, let's zoom in on lovely Austin, Texas -- a liberal hub in a conservative state.

Map Shows World's Most & Least Touristed Areas

Posted 05.21.2012 | Travel

On the heels of an adapted Google Map that allows users to see how quickly they can navigate a city using public transportation comes an adapted heat-...

PHOTOS: 30 Minutes On Mass Transit Around The World

Posted 05.18.2012 | Travel

Mass transit is a funny thing. Sometimes it's efficient. Sometimes it's comically bad. Stefan Wehrmeyer took the good and the bad and created Mapn...

"Say It Ain't So, Joe, Again, and Again, and Again ...": A Legacy of Continued Bad Behavior at Google

Eric K. Clemons | Posted 07.16.2012 | Technology
Eric K. Clemons

I believe, as I have believed for some time, that more active regulation of Google is warranted. Google has demonstrated that it cannot be trusted. In fairness, no one could be trusted or should be trusted with so much power.

Google Maps: New Marlins Ballpark Is Closed

Posted 05.09.2012 | Miami

This really is a rough week for the Miami Marlins: according to Google Maps, the team's new $600 million ballpark -- which just opened April 4 -- is n...

New Google Maps Features Roll Out

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.02.2012 | Technology

Within a week, Google rolled out two updates to Google Maps that should make efficient traveling a little bit easier. The service now shows estimat...

WATCH: Google Releases Retro Mapping Product

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

Google has done it again. Just in time for April Fool's Day, Google has introduced Google Maps Quest, a retro 8-bit version of its mapping tool tha...

Ratable Google Maps Satellite Image

Posted 03.20.2012 | Arts

Paul Rademacher's Stratocam is the one of those online gems which will take up way too much of your time. It is Stumble Upon meets Google Maps, wi...