Railroad crossings in the United States have seen an increase in accidents recently, and so in an attempt to combat this issue, the Federal Railway Administration (FRA) is getting a bit of help from Google Maps.
Soon, Google Maps will gain location information on both public and private highway railroad crossings across the United States. ... Read More »
It’s always exciting when Google pushes updates to its apps that include new features, and right now it’s Maps that’s on the receiving end of some new feature-y goodness.
The latest version of Google Maps will tell you if the place that you’re navigating to will be closed ... Read More »
Not long ago, an image was found in Google Maps of our favorite mascot urinating onto an Apple logo. This of course wasn’t an official Google Easter egg, but a joke put into Maps using Map Maker. It was a tool for users to help improve Google Maps, ... Read More »
Date: July 28, 2014 Time: Around 2:00 am Location: Altamont Pass, Calif.
After a series of unfortunate events, a big rig hauling thousands of pounds of tropical fruit collided with a truck, spilling the fruit all over the highway median and westbound lanes of I-580. Similar to many of you, I commute ... Read More »
Google Wallet is more than likely going to be a very different animal later this year, but before then, Google has seen fit to update its mobile payments option with a few new features.
The most notable of new additions is integration with Google Maps, which is a long time coming. With this new integration, users will ... Read More »
Google Maps, one of the most popular Google apps out there, has just been updated to bring it up to version 9.3. And along with the new version number come plenty of new features.
The latest update to Google Maps was released on Wednesday, January 14, with a planned rollout for the ... Read More »
While Nokia hasn’t historically shown much support for the Android platform, it looks like the company is giving our OS another chance. Which is fair, we’re #1. Nokia has released its maps app on the Play Store, called HERE Beta, and you can give it a shot right now!
One major feature that’s missing in ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently-upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the most ... Read More »
Google is known for updating its mobile apps on Wednesdays, but apparently it just couldn’t wait one more day to share its latest Maps update with us.
Today Google announced that its issuing an update to Google Maps for Android and iOS that includes several ... Read More »