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Google Charging Some Users For Its Map Service
2011-11-02 12:10:09

Google announced on October 26 that it will start charging users in the future for heavy usage of its Google Maps service.

2011-10-29 07:28:52

Google has launched a "pilot project" that will allow users of its Street View service to take a peek inside shops and other businesses.

Google Earth Reaches One Billion Downloads
2011-10-06 04:58:54

Google has reach a major milestone with its Google Earth software, achievin a billion downloads since its debut in 2005. This number includes downloads of the mobile apps, web browser plug-in, and desktop client.

Image 1 - Helicopter View Feature for Google Maps Unveiled
2011-10-03 05:26:38

Over this past weekend, Google Maps rolled out a new, 3D bird's-eye view which allows users of the navigation service to explore as if they were traveling in a virtual helicopter.

Business Closings On Google Places Not Always Correct
2011-09-07 04:53:16

Some search engine consultants are reporting that unscrupulous competitors may be intentionally “closing” their competition on Google Places

2011-08-20 15:29:35

Google has begun the process of mapping the Amazon rainforest for its Street View service.

2011-08-13 00:00:32

CyberCity 3D, Inc.â„¢ is now featuring its models on the new Google Mapsâ„¢ for mobile with 3D buildings.

2011-04-22 00:00:27

Earth Knowledge, a leading information technology firm, today unveiled its new Earth Knowledge Portal using its proprietary WISSDOMâ„¢ (World Information Systems Socially Delivered via Online Media) technology (http://www.earthknowledge.com), which provides access to expert earth and world information for businesses and organizations that need it. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) April 21, 2011 Earth Knowledge, a leading information technology firm, today unveiled its new Earth Knowledge Portal using...

2011-04-19 13:15:00

On Tuesday, Google started to allow users to add more details to its US maps through an editing tool that already has been used to create and refine maps in other countries.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.