Almost everyone who is reading this must have read about Google Maps and used it’s functionalities and features. So I was a little curious to see what exactly did Bing Maps bring to the table. Obviously Bing is trying to capture peoples attention and rival Google which is not very easy. But a casual look […]
One thing that caught the imagination of a lot of Google lovers is that Google said that their motto was not to be evil like Microsoft. Google often spoke of the guarding against becoming another Microsoft, which means not to look at ways and means to kill the competition but just outperform them technically.
With a number of Anti-Trust lawsuits against Microsoft for breaking rules to finish off Netscape, “Evil” was a word which became almost synonymous with Microsoft.
It is said over 82% people search Google for local information. Google is now allowing Free Listing for your local business with ‘Google Local Business Center’ If you get listed it allows free insights on how people have discovered you business including what people are searching prior to seeing your business listing on Google Search […]
Google has released an upgrade to Google Maps for Android-powered phones to include voice search, along with a bug fix and a new features. Android is a software platform for mobile devices, running on the Linux operating system, and several hardware makers are also promoting it for use in netbooks. New & Improved With the […]
Here’s a way to embed Google Maps in your blog / website or simply create your own map mash-ups. Use this application to create, manage and publish online professional maps without any knowledge of programming. You just need to click on a map to drop your markers, and display them on the Internet in just […]
Do you ever have debates with your friends on which is the shortest way to travel between two places in your city? And then end up measuring the distance on your vehicle, to find out who wins? Well, you may no longer need to hit the roads for that. A simple Google Map will solve […]
A few days back, Google had announced the Google Apps Connector for BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES). A day later they announced the availability of new enterprise installation packages for Google Mobile App and Google Maps for mobile.
This means that now corporate BlackBerrys will be able to host Google’s favorite applications.
It’s often a hassle to create a chart online, that’s why Chartle.net came into existence.
The site’s statistics indicate that over 1 billion charts, maps, plots and diagrams are found in print publications each year, however, only 40 million online. This huge difference in numbers sure reflects the complexity to create and publish charts online.
I’m sure most of you already know about Google Latitude through an earlier post on Orkut Diary.
It’s a feature of Google Maps for mobile, as well as an iGoogle gadget, that lets you share your live location with your friends (if you chose to share it with them) and also see their locations (if they choose to share it with you).
This fun application is now on Orkut too!
Google Street View, a new service by Google by which you can view the streets of your area! Yeah, I am not joking. Though this service is only available to few countries, most likely Google will soon add this feature for other countries. This feature is a very innovative but on the other hand, it […]