Google Maps will 'scold' you if keep asking 'are we there yet?'
Google Maps will 'scold' you if keep asking 'are we there yet?'

Google Maps has come up with a clever response for nagging kids who just can't stop asking "are we there yet?" during trips.

Google lets users map their steps
Google lets users map their steps

Google on Wednesday began letting smartphone users automatically map where they have been.

Google Maps adds feature to send directions from PC to phone
Google Maps adds feature to send directions from PC to phone

Google has launched a feature which allows users to send directions from Google Maps on a computer to a device.

Google removes Chinese name on map after Philippine furore
Google removes Chinese name on map after Philippine furore

Google has quietly removed the Chinese name for a South China Sea shoal bitterly disputed by Beijing and Manila from its maps service, following an outcry from Filipinos.

Google releases Maps iOS update to share location on Facebook

 Google has launched an update of its Maps for iOS devices that allows the users to share their location to other apps like Facebook and its Messenger.

Google Maps now available in 12 more Indian cities
Google Maps now available in 12 more Indian cities

Starting Tuesday people can see traffic information for 12 new cities, including Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram and Bhopal, on Google Maps, a company statement said here.

Google Maps adds vertical Street View feature
Google Maps adds vertical Street View feature

Google has added a feature that lets user virtually climb a real mountain in Google Maps with its first ever vertical Street View feature.

Now, send 'places' from your desktop to iPhone via Google Maps
Now, send 'places' from your desktop to iPhone via Google Maps

Google Maps has finally rolled out the handy 'send to device' feature for iOS users, months after introducing it to Android.

Google updates maps with traffic alerts
Google updates maps with traffic alerts

Google has updated its maps with a traffic alerts feature that brings explanations as to why various routes will be faster.

Google puts White House blunder blame on ''racist web users''
Google puts White House blunder blame on ''racist web users''

Google has identified the culprit behind the White House showing as "n***a house" screw up, and it turns out it`s not them, it`s you.

'Red-faced' Google Maps fixing White House being depicted as 'N***a' House'

Google Maps is fixing a huge blunder, due to which the White House is being depicted as the "N***a House" in its search bar.

Indian Railways schedules now on Google Maps

Google on Tuesday announced the addition of Indian Railways schedules as well as updated information about public transport in eight Indian cities to Google Transit.

Rail schedules to be now available on Google Maps

Indian Railways schedules will now be available on Google Transit, a feature on Google Maps.

Google 'temporarily' shuts down Maps Editor post 'peeing Android' fiasco

 Weeks after issuing an apology for the image of the Android mascot peeing on the Apple logo in Google Maps, Google has temporarily shut down its maps editor, Map Maker, until it can appropriately respond to people abusing the tool.

Google Map working to improve spam-detection systems post obscene edits
Google Map working to improve spam-detection systems post obscene edits

Day after an image showing its Android mascot urinating on an Apple logo appeared on Google Maps through Map Maker, Google has said that it is working to improve the spam-detection systems on its platform.

Google Maps lets you play Pac-Man
Google Maps lets you play Pac-Man

Google`s mapping service rolled out a gamefied version inspired by the classic Pac-Man, turning the real streets of a city into a labyrinth to gobble up pellets and ghosts.

Google now takes armchair travellers on virtual tour to Mount Everest
Google now takes armchair travellers on virtual tour to Mount Everest

Google has announced that it is teaming with Ava Sherpa, a Nepalese mountaineer who reached the summit of the Mount Everest 21 times and Story Cycle, a nonprofit to take armchair travellers on a virtual tour to the top of the mountain through Google Maps.

Now, get zip-line tour through Amazon Jungle on Google Street View

Google Maps' Street View now allows people to travel through the Amazon jungle via zip-line.

Google patents 'B.O-busting wearable' that'll keep you clear of friends if you smell
Google patents 'B.O-busting wearable' that'll keep you clear of friends if you smell

 Google has received a new patent recently for a device that'll not only ward off body odour but also warn you that friends are nearby in case of those bad-smelling situations.

Now, convertible backpack that vibrates when you get phone calls

 A new HiSmart convertible messenger bag / Backpack has been recently developed that will vibrate if the phone starts ringing.