The man fell into the frozen river. "Google Maps told me to"

Human stupidity knows no bounds. Google Maps is really a great application. Thanks to it I can easily get where I want using only the navigation on the phone. It's hard to believe that once you had to use bulky paper maps to travel. Of course, although Google Maps are constantly being developed and improved, … Read moreThe man fell into the frozen river. "Google Maps told me to"

Huawei has found an alternative. TomTom will replace Google Maps

Will this work out? As we know – Huawei has a real nut to crack. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer has been banned from introducing Google services on its equipment, which is why it has to look for alternatives. Everything indicates that … he has just found one of the first substitutions. Reuters reported that Huawei … Read moreHuawei has found an alternative. TomTom will replace Google Maps

Censorship on Google Maps and Street View. You won't find these places on the maps

During virtual travels on Google Maps you can find a lot of interesting places, almost all over the world. Many countries have refused to publish Street-level photographs in Maps, but the territories of these countries can still be admired from a bird's eye view through satellite imagery. Here, however, there are exceptions. Google censorship takes … Read moreCensorship on Google Maps and Street View. You won't find these places on the maps

Google Maps like Star Wars. Service with hyperdrive firing animation

It is better to fasten your seat belts. Space flight is probably a big dream for most people. Perhaps some of us will live to see times of travel to Mars or discoveries "Second Earth", but for now we have to be content with what technology offers – the ability to travel the galaxy using … Read moreGoogle Maps like Star Wars. Service with hyperdrive firing animation

Do you drive an electric car? Then you'll like the new Google Maps feature

Advanced vehicle charging station search. Electric vehicles are a topic that is being talked about louder and louder. The desire to move away from traditional (not very ecological) fuels is expressed by a large group of car concerns. No wonder that Google introduces new functionalities to its services targeted at people with modern cars. These … Read moreDo you drive an electric car? Then you'll like the new Google Maps feature

Brilliant! Google Maps will soon show well lit roads

Traveling at night will be safer. Have you ever had a night in an unfamiliar city when you came across an unlit street? You probably didn't feel comfortable at that time. Who knows who might be lurking in her darkness and what intentions he might have. As it turns out, you will soon be able … Read moreBrilliant! Google Maps will soon show well lit roads

Google Maps: Changes are coming in the Local Guides system

Interesting news. Google Maps has proved to be a salutary service for me many times. It was thanks to her that I managed to avoid spending money in a poor place or even to find gastronomic pearls. Local Guides took part in the above-mentioned two situations, who will soon see interesting changes within the program. … Read moreGoogle Maps: Changes are coming in the Local Guides system

Google Maps with a feature that will help you travel abroad

New definitely a plus. Google Maps is an application that probably has come in handy many times when traveling – especially to a foreign country or city. Moving around unexplored terrain is not everything. What if, in addition to the place, we do not know the language, and even the alphabet? The application comes with … Read moreGoogle Maps with a feature that will help you travel abroad

Google Maps: lookout icons are coming in larger cities

Cosmetic novelty. Google Maps will now be slightly clearer. All thanks to the latest update, which will certainly appeal to visitors, e.g. the capital of a given country. No more thickets of orange, green and blue names of important objects – these will be replaced (for the most part) with aesthetic icons. Tourists are usually … Read moreGoogle Maps: lookout icons are coming in larger cities

Incognito mode in Google Maps is already reaching users

Finally. Earlier this year, during the I / O 2019 conference, Google announced a new feature, expected by some users, that should help them protect their privacy more effectively. This function was to be incognito mode. It has been tested in closed beta since September, and now we've learned that it's time to share it … Read moreIncognito mode in Google Maps is already reaching users