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Google Adds ‘Treasure Maps’

According to Google, “In September 2012 our team discovered a paper map that has been verified as Captain Kidd’s treasure map. However, we haven’t deciphered all the clues yet and its up to you to access his map and uncover the secrets. If we all work together, we can solve the mystery and find the [...]

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Google Maps Now Gives You Subway Arrival/Departure Times in NYC

If you live and/or work in New York City and use the MTA to get around , you’ll be thrilled with the latest update for Google Maps. (It’s already live in the Google Play Store and iOS App Store — go update now!) Starting today, Google Maps now gives you current arrival and departure times [...]

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Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Tesla, Hyundai, And Kia Will Feature Google Maps Integration

Regardless of what smartphone or tablet you use, you’re likely already very familiar with Google Maps. They have undoubtedly created the most comprehensive and complete database of mapping data; from simple 2D road maps, to personalized My Maps which groups can customize and build upon, to Street View, Satellite View, and Google Earth, as well as navigation [...]

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[Tip] Use Google Maps in iOS 6 and iPhone 5

Many are outraged about the exclusion of Google Maps from iOS 6 and on the just-released iPhone 5. While we’ve heard rumors of Google releasing a native version of the app for iOS users, no such app has materialized yet. In the meantime, if Apple’s Maps app has you down, get your Google Maps on [...]

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Rip Tide Warning App

Since it is Rip Current Awareness Week (June 3 – June 9), students from the Stevens Institute of Technology and the New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium (NJSGC) have developed an app that warns users of unsafe beaches. According to WebMD, rip tides are a top danger and deadly phenomena. Unfortunately, they tend to receive much [...]

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Google preparing to announce new Maps features just before Apple makes its own maps announcement

By now you know that Apple has announced its plans to divorce itself from use of Google Maps in iOS, with Apple developing its own mapping software that it will likely announce at WWDC starting on June 11. Well, Google may be attempting to upstage whatever Apple plans to announce about maps, because the search [...]

ZAGG Across The Globe: A Map of ZAGG Stories (by Our Customers)

With over 30 million invisibleSHIELDs sold, ZAGG products touch the lives of millions every day. We’re grateful for our customers and followers and we love hearing how our products are used. We heard the story of the life-saving ZAGGsparq, the ZAGGfolios that protect iPads from road rash (link & link), and many other real-life stories. [...]

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Google releases Android app to help businesses add indoor maps

Google Maps is by far one of the most used applications on my phone. With the addition of 3D structures, it is pretty hard to be lost these days. That is until you enter a large building that you have never been in before. To help this, Google has added a way for companies to [...]

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Would You Want Your iPad Built In To Your Car?

Some people may ask, “Why would you put a perfectly good iPad into your car when you could just carry it with you everywhere (including into the car)?” I honestly don’t know…. BUT, it’s a cool idea right?! Imagine being able to FaceTime with your friends while you’re driving. Granted, you will definitely need some [...]

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5 Restricted Areas in Google Maps

Google maps is one of the coolest and easiest ways to site see without leaving your home. You can literally look up the Statue of Libery, zoom in and viola! You’re there! But not every location is visible on the site; some of the images are blurred or distorted for security reasons. The Michael Aaf [...]

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