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Huawei, TomTom ink deal for Google Maps alternative

Huawei, TomTom ink deal for Google Maps alternative

Beijing: Sending a messege to the US that it can do without Google Maps, Chinese telecom and handset giant Huawei has now struck a partne...Read More

Upcoming Google Maps translation feature will speak place names in local lingo

Upcoming Google Maps translation feature will speak place names in local lingo

The new feature will be launched this month on Android and iOS with support for 50 languages. More languages will arrive in the future, G...Read More

CYBER VANDALISM: When Hussain Sagar lake became 'Jai Shri Ram Sagar' on Google Maps

CYBER VANDALISM: When Hussain Sagar lake became 'Jai Shri Ram Sagar' on Google Maps

Hyderabad: In a weird episode, Hyderabad's Hussain Sagar lake, which is famous for its iconic Gautum Buddha statue, was shown as 'Jai Shr...Read More

Swachh Bharat milestone: Google Maps show 57K public toilets in India

Swachh Bharat milestone: Google Maps show 57K public toilets in India

Last year, Google Maps ran a campaign to raise awareness and adoption that resulted in 32,000 reviews, photos, and edits being added to p...Read More

Google Maps reunites father with mentally-challenged daughter after 4 months

Google Maps reunites father with mentally-challenged daughter after 4 months

The girl also said that she had travelled to Delhi by a train a couple of days ago with an uncle named 'Pintu', who took off her clothes ...Read More

Booking cab not risky anymore; Google maps to give alert if route deviated

Booking cab not risky anymore; Google maps to give alert if route deviated

In case the driver deviates from the designated drop route for 500 metres, your phone would buzz with a prominent notification -- informi...Read More

Google Maps gets ‘Snakes’ game for April Fool’s Day

Google Maps gets ‘Snakes’ game for April Fool’s Day

San Francisco: Adding a fun-touch for users on April Fool’s Day, Google is rolling out the classic “Snakes” game on Maps with a slight tw...Read More

Google Gaps! After Maps messes up route to Goa’s Baga beach, locals put up banner saying, “You are fooled by Google Maps”

Google Gaps! After Maps messes up route to Goa’s Baga beach, locals put up banner saying, “You are fooled by Google Maps”

Technology has spoilt us, even while searching for a place or location. Nowadays, people prefer searching location on Google Maps rather ...Read More

Caution! Scammers misuse this feature of Google Maps to carry out bank scam in Maharashtra

Caution! Scammers misuse this feature of Google Maps to carry out bank scam in Maharashtra

Recently, Google was forced to shut down its Google+ division because of a data breach and because of that data of thousands of consumers...Read More

Aamir Khan’s ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ character takes over Google Maps this Diwali!

Aamir Khan’s ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ character takes over Google Maps this Diwali!

Gear yourself up for Aamir Khan aka Firangi to be your companion and road guide starting tomorrow! For the first time ever, a film’s char...Read More

Bizarre! Peruvian man using Google Maps spots his wife cuddling with another man via Street View app, divorces her

Bizarre! Peruvian man using Google Maps spots his wife cuddling with another man via Street View app, divorces her

In possibly the most bizarre way, a Peruvian man divorced his wife after spotting her cuddling another man via Google maps. According to ...Read More

Google Maps gets commute feature, in-app music support

Google Maps gets commute feature, in-app music support

San Francisco: Google is introducing a new update for its Maps that would now provide more information for commuters. Also, users on Spot...Read More

Google admits tracking users on smart phones despite disabled feature

Google admits tracking users on smart phones despite disabled feature

San Francisco: Google has updated a help page for customers of mobile phones to acknowledge that they still can be tracked for using its ...Read More

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

San Francisco: Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Asso...Read More

Indore among top 10 cities in terms of Google map use

Indore among top 10 cities in terms of Google map use

Indore: Indore is among top 10 Indian cities having one of the highest numbers of Google map users. This was revealed by Google Maps for ...Read More

Mumbai: Now, use Google Maps to find nearest public toilet!

Mumbai: Now, use Google Maps to find nearest public toilet!

Finding public toilet when you need one is quite difficult, but in a move by BMC it will be easy now. Now, people can find public toilets...Read More

Bhayandar: Cops use drones, google maps to do away with illicit breweries menace

Bhayandar: Cops use drones, google maps to do away with illicit breweries menace

Bhayandar: A sustained crackdown by the Thane (rural) police and their excise counterparts against illicit breweries in Mira-Bhayandar is...Read More

Google Maps updated with new look, features

Google Maps updated with new look, features

San Francisco, Google Maps has updated driving, navigation, transit and explore maps to highlight information that the company thinks wil...Read More

Ola, Google brings Outstation category to Google Maps

Ola, Google brings Outstation category to Google Maps

New Delhi: Taxi aggregator Ola and US-based tech giant Google on Tuesday announced their inter-city travel partnership, whereby commuters...Read More

Google adds SOS Alerts to search results, maps

Google adds SOS Alerts to search results, maps

San Francisco: To help its users gather information about unfolding natural, man-made or humanitarian disasters, Google has added SOS Ale...Read More

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