Mapping service

Google free mapping service adds local guides

An update to Google`s free online map service on Friday let users become local guides who post reviews of businesses and venues in a challenge to Yelp.

Feb 07, 2015, 01:56 AM IST

Delhi polls: MapmyIndia launches polling booth locator

Mapping service MapmyIndia has launched a service called the Polling Booth Locator, which is a simple website where you can enter your details and see the location of the polling booth.

Feb 06, 2015, 10:16 AM IST

Google adds Grand Canyon to Street View

Google has reportedly added virtual trip to the Grand Canyon in its Street View mapping service.

Mar 15, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Facebook in talks to buy Isareli firm Waze for up to $1bn

Facebook is making a bid to acquire Israeli mobile satellite navigation firm Waze for $800 million to $1 billion, reports said.

May 10, 2013, 08:50 AM IST

Amazon snubs Google, teams up with Nokia for maps

The next edition of Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablet will introduce mapping services in partnership with Nokia, as the firm has snubbed Internet search giant Google.

Sep 01, 2012, 11:41 AM IST

Google maps go indoors with new feature

Google Maps for Android enables you to figure out where you are and see where you might want to go.

Nov 30, 2011, 09:55 AM IST