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LOOK: Real-Time Google Map Of Iowa Caucus Results

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

As the votes from Tuesday's Iowa caucus begin rolling in, we have real-time results. The map below, provided by Google, breaks down the results by ...

How To Track Santa On Christmas Eve

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 12.25.2011 | Technology

The holidays are here at last. And you know what that means. No, not family, togetherness or even presents. It means it's time to track Santa as he ma...

Detroit At A 45Degree Angle

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.20.2011 | Detroit

Because you might never get the chance to ride in a prop plane over downtown Detroit, Google Maps is offering new views of the city from on high with ...

Meet The Google Maps For Time Travelers

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.12.2011 | San Francisco

Google Maps is great, but it has one glaring problem: it only provides information for the present day. For the avid time traveler, it's essentially u...

PHOTOS: Plot Thickens In Mystery Of Giant Structures In China

Posted 11.15.2011 | World

The plot has thickened in the mystery of the giant structures in the Chinese desert. Earlier this week, images from Google Maps surfaced showing a ...

Google Maps To Start Charging Money

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 01.02.2012 | Technology

Starting in January, Google will begin charging businesses for using the Google Maps link on their websites. According to Apple Insider, the compa...

PHOTOS: A Look Inside Businesses With Google Street View

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.06.2012 | Small Business

Google's new business street view has gone live, according to BBC. Whether people think Google's new business street view is creepy or cool, some bus...

Google's Street View Now Mapping Railroads

google-latlong.blogspot.com | Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel

Street View is coming to the rails. Google's photo-mapping tool will now extend beyond roads, avenues and freeways and onto train tracks -- at leas...

Google Map Feature Gives Users 3D Helicopter View Of Directions

Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

Google Maps today announced Google Maps Helicopter View, a new feature which allows users to see a helicopter view of the terrain they're about to tra...

SOMA Isn't a Drug: San Francisco Geography 101

Zachary Ehren | Posted 11.29.2011 | San Francisco
Zachary Ehren



Week one's assignment on the syllabus included immersing myself in the city and taking mental notes of the neighborhoods I passed through. Luckily this assignment came with a cheat sheet.

Burglar Used Google Maps To Find Expensive Homes To Rob

Posted 11.28.2011 | Chicago

A man in police custody for attempting to rob an Indian Head Park, Illinois home confessed that he used Google Maps to find expensive suburban homes a...

Google Maps Adds New Feature

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

Google Maps is adding a new feature that will tie the product more closely to the company's social network, Google+. The feature, called +snippets,...

Google Street View Snaps Photo Of Naked Florida Woman (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.12.2011 | Technology

Google Street View, the search engine's ground-level mapping service that gives the user a 360-degree view of buildings and public thoroughfares, has ...

Google Erroneously 'Closes' Open Businesses

Posted 11.06.2011 | Technology

Some businesses are facing a new challenge: staying open on Google. As the New York Times reported in an article published Monday, many establishm...

UK Tech News Blast: NASA Moon Launch, China's U.S. Web Hacking, HTC Sense First Look

Melanie Hick | Posted 10.26.2011 | Home

Welcome to your daily blast of tech news from around the web. This is where the tech conversation starts. Today, we talking the next NASA moon laun...

New Google Maps Feature

Posted 10.18.2011 | Technology

Google announced on Thursday that it has added a weather layer to its popular Google Maps tool, allowing users to instantly see current temperatures a...

Google Maps Directs Tourists To Family's Driveway

The Star-Ledger | Karin Price Mueller | Posted 09.10.2011 | Technology

Like millions of people each year, maybe you turn to Google Maps. The web site conveniently allows users to input a starting point and a final destina...

Google, Microsoft Sued Over 3D Map Technology

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 09.04.2011 | Technology

Microsoft and Google have been sued by a Louisiana company accusing the two tech giants of violating a patent around 3D mapping technology. Transc...

New Google Tool Will Tell You When Your Bus Is Coming

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 08.08.2011 | Technology

Google can't guarantee you'll always be on time, but they may have done the next best thing. In a blog posted early Wednesday, the company unveiled...

Marissa Mayer On 'Twitchy' Google

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.25.2011 | Technology

In an interview with Michael Arrington at TechCrunch Disrupt, Google's VP of product management Marissa Mayer discussed mobile, maps, investments, her...

Osama Bin Laden's Compound Gets Bad Reviews On Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Abbottabad, Pakistan is known for its pleasant weather and picturesque location. But despite its tourist credentials, the scenic village where Osama b...

PICTURES: Bin Laden's Alleged Compound Hits Google Maps

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

[UPDATE 1:] The CIA has released an illustrated rendering and satellite images of the bin Laden kill site. These official images do not match the orig...

What Larry Page Must Tackle As Google CEO

The Huffington Post | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 06.04.2011 | Technology

As Google's Larry Page becomes CEO for a second time on Monday, analysts say the co-founder must help the Silicon Valley giant, which has been hit by ...

13 Stunningly Surreal Google Earth Bridges

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The 3D mapping service Google Earth grants users a bird's-eye view of craggy mountaintops, sprawling suburbs, and crowded cityscapes. Users can even t...

Red Bull Ad Campaign Uses Google Maps To Create 'Street Art View'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The masterminds at Brazilian advertising agency Loducca combined the power of Google with the fascination of street art to create Street Art View for ...