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Honda Collection Hall virtual tour

Tour Honda's Museum With Google Maps, Too

The Mona Lisa is a well-known image. So well known, in fact, that some people argue that seeing it in person doesn't really add to the experience. For certain car fans, the original Acura NSX is probably just as awe-inspiring as Da Vinci's painting and--thanks to Google Maps--they may have to make... read more

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Google Street View, Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II

Google Maps Update Zooms From Satellite View To Street View

Google Maps has become an indispensable tool for many travelers, offering highly detailed maps, complete with satellite imagery. Now, the service offers a new feature... read more October 17, 2011 by 


 
The Google Street View Car

Google Street View Rolls Into Israel (With Restrictions)

Google Street View -- like its big sisters, Google Maps and Google Earth -- is a great service that has changed the way we view the world, but it's taken a lot of heat, too... read more August 26, 2011 by 


 
Google Maps adds weather layer from Weather.com

Google Maps Predicts Rain And Shine With New Weather Layer

If you're trying to squeeze in one more vacation before summer comes to a screeching halt, you might want to crack open Google Maps. You already know that the service can... read more August 23, 2011 by 


 
Chadwick Martin Bailey study on smartphone & tablet usage habits, May 2011

Taps For TomTom: The Standalone GPS Unit Is Dead

The lightbulb killed the gas lamp. The DVD killed the VHS tape. And now, the world is preparing for the death of another invention past its prime: the standalone GPS device... read more August 22, 2011 by 


 
Google Street View car

Use A Mobile Device? Google Street View May Know Where It Is

UPDATED: See below. If you use a mobile device -- a laptop, a cell phone -- you know how great it can be to stay connected on the go. But as we've seen with the Apple iPhone... read more July 26, 2011 by 


 
Google Maps with traffic data for Munich and Madrid

Planning A European Road Trip? Google Maps Has Traffic Info

For many of us, the thought of motoring through the backroads and byways of Europe sounds like a dream vacation, but such trips come with their share of challenges -- namely... read more July 15, 2011 by 


 
Al Franken

Al Franken's New Bill Guards Your Privacy On The Mobile Web

Privacy has long been a serious issue on the web. Now, a new bill authored by Senator Al Franken wants to address some of those concerns -- and from where we sit, it's... read more June 20, 2011 by 


 
Google Maps' Live Transit Update

Car In The Shop? Google Maps Tells You How Late The Bus Is: Video

The only thing more annoying than putting your car in the shop is waiting to catch the bus the next day. It's such a common frustration, it made up Everywoman Sandra... read more June 9, 2011 by 


 
Google and DOE map of alternative fuel locations

Need To Charge Your Electric Car? There's A Google Map For That

Despite the best efforts of some in the auto industry to keep electric cars off the roads, they're back. Given the current state of technology, the EV's revenge will likely... read more April 25, 2011 by 


 
Bing Maps Streetside car

Bing Brings Streetside To Britain: Is Google Losing Ground?

We've talked a lot about the chilly reception Google Street View has gotten overseas. And yesterday, tech reporters were all a-flutter with reports that Google is losing... read more April 13, 2011 by 


 
Flag of Switzerland

Switzerland Serves Google Street View Its Biggest Smackdown To Date

Here in America, we think Google Street View is great -- all unicorns and double-rainbows -- but elsewhere in the world, folks have been significantly less enthralled... read more April 5, 2011 by 


 
Google Street View car

Mon Dieu! France Fines Google $142,000 For Street View Privacy Violations

There's no denying that Google Maps is the king of online mapping services. It may have been slightly late to the party, but thanks to social features like sharable maps and... read more March 22, 2011 by 


 
Image of Copenhagen from Google Street View

Planning A Summer Vacation? Google Updates Street View To Help

During the recent recession, a new type of vacation was born: the relaxing but slightly saddening "staycation". Thankfully, many of the world's economies have begun to... read more March 15, 2011 by 


 
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