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Google unveils tool to help businesses visualize their data on map

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 16:40

Google has unveiled Google Maps Engine Pro. that allows businesses to move data from a variety of files directly into Google Maps. The new tool costs five dollars per month.

Now, get multi-stage directions with Google Maps

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 14:24

Google has reportedly updated its Maps app providing users with multi-stage directions, flight reservations, notifications for upcoming events all in maps themselves.

New X-ray vision maps internal structure of objects

Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 14:26

Scientists have developed a new kind of `X-ray vision` that is able to peer inside an object and map the three-dimensional distribution of its nano-properties in real time.

Japan takes issue with Google maps over islands: Reports

Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 18:58

Japan has asked local authorities and state-run universities not to post Google maps on their websites because some of them use non-Japanese names for disputed islands, reports said on Sunday.

Hackers hijack and deface Google Palestine

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 11:09

Hackers hijacked and rerouted Google’s Palestine domain to a different server apparently in objection to labelling of Palestinian territories as Israel in Google Maps.

Fame is lonely, says Robert Pattinson

Last Updated: Saturday, August 24, 2013, 16:33

Robert Pattinson has admitted that he is happy that he didn`t become famous early as he feels fame is lonely.

Google Maps integrates traffic app Waze

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 15:11

Google on Tuesday said it began integrating into its online maps features from the Waze traffic app it acquired earlier this year in a deal said to be worth some $1 billion.

Boundaries of history chronicled through maps

Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 12:51

One way of understanding history is through reading books and another way is through analysing maps.

Now, Google to show ads on Maps app

Last Updated: Saturday, August 10, 2013, 20:43

Search giant Google has reportedly added an ad-feature to its Maps service, allowing users to quickly call, save or share the particular location searched for.

Robert Pattinson pictured kissing mystery brunette

Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 16:35

‘Twilight’ hunk Robert Pattinson was pictured kissing his female companion in Toronto during an outing with Mia Wasikowska and Jesse Eisenberg.

Apple buys 2 online mapping firms to improve its mobile maps

Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 14:47

Apple Inc. has taken over two online mapping firms- HopStop and Locationary. The acquisition was confirmed on Friday, according to reports.

Apple acquires location data firm Locationary to fix Maps issues

Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 13:48

According to the Washington Post, the acquisition of Locationary, which helps businesses manage their local data through an online platform, is expected to fix its current problems.