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Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dr. Jim Taylor

You can find all of these at the Android Market and, even better, all are FREE!

Google Maps 'Loses' Major Florida City

cnn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It's home to 90,000 people, one of the nation's biggest malls, a National Hockey League team and, the city's mayor boasts, the first IKEA store in the...

Unflattering Google Street View Photo Inspires Man's MASSIVE Weight Loss

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A British man searching for a way to lose weight, finally found inspiration when he saw a Google Street View image of his own enormous belly jutting o...

Google Errs - Twice - Over Status Of Disputed Isle

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

MADRID — Google Inc. said Thursday its mapping service goofed twice by attributing a disputed islet off North Africa first to Morocco, and then ...

Brooklyn Heroin Dealers Caught On Google Maps

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Google Street View captured three heroin dealers outside a Williamsburg bodega, "where they peddled their product to hipsters and other dope fiends" r...

Fix yourself a great e-trip with Keith Richards, an iPad and Google maps.

Patrice Peyret | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Patrice Peyret

By the time you read this, Keith Richards' book, "Life", will be available from Apple's iBooks store. While I could only pre-order the book and read ...

Google Outlines Mobile Trends at Advertising Week DC's ADWKDC

Eric Shutt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Eric Shutt

Location-based functionality like Google Maps combined with Google Ads offers mobile users the option to access offers quickly and easily.

Lose Your Privacy

Aaron Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Aaron Shapiro

A transparent society delivers levels of information and service that were never before possible and are highly desirable. The price is a loss of privacy.

MapQuest Looks To Compete With Google Using Cleaner Look

AP | CATHERINE TSAI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — MapQuest was long the leader among websites giving people online directions, but Google Maps surpassed it in 2008. MapQuest wants thos...

PHOTOS: The Most Mysterious Google Earth Sightings Ever

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Earth, which allows you to "fly anywhere" in the world to see satellite images of almost any place on Earth, has enabled us to "travel" to land...

Your Map For Bookstores Around The World

Huffington Post | Caroline Eisenmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Millions has expanded its Walking Tour of New York's Independent Bookstores to create a Google Map of the best bookstores around the world. Origin...

City Officials Target Illegal Swimming Pools Via Google Earth

MyFoxNY.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. - A town on New York's Long Island is using Google Earth to find backyard pools that don't have the proper permits. The town of River...

Woman Sues Google After Unsafe Walking Directions Lead To Accident

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SALT LAKE CITY — A pedestrian injured by a motorist while following an online route has filed a lawsuit claiming Google Inc. supplied unsafe dir...

Google Ancient Places: Google Books And Google Earth Combine For Research Resource

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A Google-backed research project is to map out the relationship between location and literature, visualising works related to a specific era or place ...

Google Confronts Map Censorship

InformationWeek | Thomas Claburn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Having moved its search service from mainland China to Hong Kong, Google may soon have to do the same with Google Maps....

PHOTO: Is The Colorado Capitol 'The Source Of All Evil?'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

It's a given: Google has hiccups every now and then. But this is hilarious. Search Google Maps for "The source of all evil," and--so long as you're ...

Google Blamed For Misuse Over StreetView Data

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google is "almost certain" to face prosecution for collecting data from unsecured wi-fi networks, according to Privacy International (PI). ...

WATCH: Google Earth's 3D Tour Of Every World Cup Stadium

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As people from South Africa to South Beach gear up for the kick off of the World Cup, Google isn't about to get left out of the football fever. First...

36 Reasons to Have a Smart Phone Camera Everywhere You Go

John Paul Caponigro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John Paul Caponigro

The functionality of smart phones is so vast and so new that you may not know what they can do.

Woman Sues Google: Directions Led To Car Accident

AP | Paul Foy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

PARK CITY, Utah -- A woman who says she relied on Google for walking directions in Utah that got her hit on a major roadway has filed a lawsuit agains...

Grand Theft Auto 3: Rail City

Greg Selkoe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Greg Selkoe

This is the last of my 3 part installment of posts entitled Grand Theft Auto. In this post I will discuss inner city public rail transportation and automobile use in urban settings.

Google Maps Alphabet PHOTOS: Typography Created Using Images Of Earth

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google Maps, a tool that offers satellite imagery of landmarks, neighborhoods, cities, and farmland, can be used for much more than scoping out what y...

Grand Theft Auto 2: San Autodreas-Highspeed Fail

Greg Selkoe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Greg Selkoe

America, it is time to get serious about rail and stop getting our a** kicked by the rest of the world.

What a "Map of Play" Looks Like and Why We Need It

Darell Hammond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Darell Hammond

Although there are many things that people have taken the time to chart geographically, one thing you won't find is a comprehensive map of play areas in your community. It's time to change that.

Google Street View Gets Trans-Siberian Railway Route (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Thanks to a new project by Google Maps, travel buffs can experience traveling the Trans-Siberian Railway from the comfort of their couch. Google Ru...