Google Maps will now help you find a parking space
August 29, 2017 – 09:56 | No Comment
Google Maps will now help you find a parking space

When you head away on your travels, we always recommend hiring a car to find the best locations and get away from the tourists. But, hiring a car and driving around a new city can …

Google Maps for iOS adds real-time updates to Popular Times feature
January 26, 2017 – 08:32 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS adds real-time updates to Popular Times feature
Google Maps for iOS adds real-time updates to Popular Times feature

Google has released Google Maps for iOS 4.27, the second major update to its iPhone and iPad app this month. It follows an earlier update that improved support for Uber services.
The new release extends the …

Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options
March 24, 2016 – 08:57 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options
Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options

Less than a month after its last update, Google has rolled out Google Maps for iOS 4.17. The big news here is the addition of taxi services when comparing route options for six countries, including …

Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support
March 1, 2016 – 06:55 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support
Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support

Google has extended its pit-stop feature – the ability to find places to stop off on journeys – to iPhone and iPad users with the release of Google Maps for iOS 4.16.
The ability to create …

Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update
September 30, 2015 – 08:47 | Comments Off on Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update
Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update

Google has unveiled updates to its Google Maps for iOS and Google Maps for Android apps. The big news in this latest release is the addition of support for the Apple Watch on the iOS …

Google Maps for iOS 4.4 adds full-screen maps, colour-coded transit links
March 19, 2015 – 09:56 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS 4.4 adds full-screen maps, colour-coded transit links
Google Maps for iOS 4.4 adds full-screen maps, colour-coded transit links

Google has released Google Maps for iOS 4.4, a new version of its map app for iPhone and iPad users.
The new build promises one-tap access to a full-screen map, the ability to view transit colours …

Google Earth Pro now free
February 2, 2015 – 06:25 | Comments Off on Google Earth Pro now free
Google Earth Pro now free

Google has announced that Google Earth Pro, once priced at an eye-watering $399 a year, is now available for free.
Advanced extras include the ability to measure 3D buildings, print higher resolution images or save them …

skobbler’s “Scout” app takes on TomTom
November 20, 2014 – 05:28 | Comments Off on skobbler’s “Scout” app takes on TomTom
skobbler’s “Scout” app takes on TomTom

Telenav subsidiary skobbler has announced the release of GPS Navigation & Maps – Scout, a powerful – and now free – travel app for iOS and Android.
As with the previous skobbler app, you get online …

Maps.Me: a travel app which works anywhere
July 22, 2014 – 11:24 | Comments Off on Maps.Me: a travel app which works anywhere
Maps.Me: a travel app which works anywhere

Every smartphone user needs a good mapping app, something to get them from A to B with the absolute minimum of hassle.
Google Maps is a great first choice, and of course there’s plenty of other …

Google Maps for Android 8.2 released, improves navigation for cyclists and drivers
July 18, 2014 – 12:34 | Comments Off on Google Maps for Android 8.2 released, improves navigation for cyclists and drivers
Google Maps for Android 8.2 released, improves navigation for cyclists and drivers

Google has started to roll out Google Maps for Android 8.2, focussing its attention of cyclists with the addition of some handy new features.
The app also introduces voice control for vehicle navigation, effectively turning the …

Google Maps updated for iOS and Android, improves navigation tools, offline maps support
May 7, 2014 – 08:07 | Comments Off on Google Maps updated for iOS and Android, improves navigation tools, offline maps support
Google Maps updated for iOS and Android, improves navigation tools, offline maps support

Google has updated its mobile mapping apps with the release of Google Maps for iOS 3.0 and Google Maps for Android 8.0.
Both platforms gain improved turn-by-turn navigation controls as well as the addition of travel …