Slashdot Items Tagged "maps"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 18, 2018 @04:20PM Google Maps Removes Uber Integration
Saturday June 16, 2018 @03:29AM Why OpenStreetMap Should Be a Priority for the Open Source Community
Friday June 15, 2018 @01:14PM Apple Maps Was Down For All Users Earlier Today
Monday June 04, 2018 @05:31PM Apple CarPlay Will Now Support Third-Party Navigation and Mapping Apps
Thursday May 31, 2018 @04:59PM Google's In-House Incubator Made a Waze-Like App For the New York City Subway
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @04:41PM Google Maps Is Getting AR Directions, Recommendation Features
Monday May 07, 2018 @05:45PM MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars To Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @01:50AM Scammers Are Using Google Maps To Skirt Link-Shortener Crackdown, Redirect Users To Dodgy Websites
Friday April 20, 2018 @02:28PM No One Knows How Long the US Coastline Is
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:47PM New Navigation App 'Live Roads' Promises 1.5m-Accuracy With Standard Cellphone Hardware
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @02:40PM Google Opens Maps To Bring the Real World Into Games
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:09PM Ask Slashdot: Software To Visualize, Manage Homeowner's Association Projects?
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:16PM The Future of Free and Open-Source Maps
Monday February 12, 2018 @11:21AM The Insane Amount of Backward Compatibility in Google Maps
Monday January 15, 2018 @03:22PM Google Brings Map Service Back To China
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @08:42PM Senior Citizens Will Lead the Self-Driving Revolution
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @08:39PM Google To Add Restaurant Wait Times To Google Search, Maps
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @05:12PM Google Maps Ditches Walking Calorie Counter After Backlash
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @10:36AM This Company Is Crowdsourcing Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:52PM Google's Street View Cars Are Now Giant, Mobile 3D Scanners
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @02:00PM Snapchat's New Snap Map Lets You Share Your Location With Friends
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @07:39PM Google Maps Is Being Used To Track Air Pollution In Oakland and Other Cities
Friday May 12, 2017 @02:25PM Google Maps Now Uses Street View To Show You Exactly Where To Make Turns
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @11:16AM Google Earth Gets a New Home On the Web
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:02PM Thousands of Fake Google Maps Listings Redirect Users To Fraudulent Sites
Friday March 24, 2017 @02:50PM How Noisy Is Your Neighborhood? Now There's A Map For That
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:00PM Google Maps Lets You Record Your Parking Location, Time Left At the Meter
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:16PM Boston Public Schools Map Switch Aims To Amend 500 Years of Distortion
Monday March 06, 2017 @04:52PM Waze and Other Traffic Dodging Apps Prompt Cities To Game the Algorithms
Friday February 10, 2017 @11:00AM How UPS Trucks Saved Millions of Dollars By Eliminating Left Turns
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @06:08PM Google Maps Starts Showing Parking Availability For Some Users
Thursday December 15, 2016 @04:02PM Microsoft Taps Here and TomTom To Expand Into Connected Data
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @01:35AM Google Is Making Android Auto Available In Any Car
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Thursday September 29, 2016 @04:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:41AM HERE, Automakers Team Up To Share Data On Traffic Conditions
Thursday September 22, 2016 @04:36PM Taiwan Asks Google To Blur Its Military Facilities In South China Sea
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:14AM Europe Has Added 1.1 Billion Stars To Its Milky Way Map
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @02:54PM Instagram Is Killing Photo Maps
Saturday August 27, 2016 @07:44PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @04:53PM Self-Driving Cars Aren't Going To Be So Great Until We Make Our Maps Better
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @04:00PM Kansas Couple Sues IP Mapping Firm For Turning Their Life Into a 'Digital Hell'
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:37PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:04PM Apple Won't Collect Your Data For Its AI Services Unless You Let It
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:48PM The New Censorship: 'How Did Google Become The Internet's Censor and Master Manipulator?'
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:30PM The Geek Behind Google's Takeover of the Map
Monday June 06, 2016 @06:27PM Weary Homeowners Wage War On Waze
Thursday June 02, 2016 @04:30PM At Least 33 US Cities Used Water Testing 'Cheats' Over Lead Concerns
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @02:06PM Police Are Filing Warrants For Android's Vast Store Of Location Data
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:42AM Get Ready To Be Bombarded With Ads When Using Google Maps
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:04PM Google Built an Escape Room, Making People Use Its Apps To Get Out
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @04:37PM 15-Year-Old Boy Discovers Long-Lost Ancient Mayan City Using Constellations And Google
Sunday May 01, 2016 @12:37PM What Happened to Google Maps?
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Ford Tests Its Self-Driving Car In Total Darkness Using LiDAR Tech
Monday April 11, 2016 @03:00PM Internet Mapping Glitch Turned a Random Kansas Farm Into a Digital Hell
Saturday March 26, 2016 @12:26PM Google Maps Error Gets Wrong House Demolished In Texas
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:17PM Wrecking Crew Demolishes Wrong Housing Duplex Following Google Maps Error
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @01:48PM Once Pro-Microsoft, Here Maps Drops Support For Windows 10, Windows Phone
Thursday February 11, 2016 @03:57PM Drivers Need To Forget Their GPS
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:47AM Google To Reopen Maps To User Edits, With an Anti-Abuse Plan
Thursday April 16, 2015 @10:19AM Google Sunsetting Old Version of Google Maps
Sunday February 08, 2015 @02:54PM Google Earth Pro Now Available Free
Friday October 31, 2014 @12:29AM Signed-In Maps Mean More Location Data For Google
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @09:23AM Maps Suggest Marco Polo May Have "Discovered" America
Thursday July 10, 2014 @03:08PM How Google Map Hackers Can Destroy a Business
Monday July 07, 2014 @09:19PM Microsoft Kills Off MapPoint and Streets and Trips In Favor of Bing Maps
Wednesday April 23, 2014 @12:38PM Google Opens Up Street View Archives From 2007 To Today
Monday March 31, 2014 @07:27PM New York Public Library Releases Over 20,000 Hi-Res Maps
Thursday March 27, 2014 @12:42PM In Israel, Class-Action Plaintiff Requests Waze Source Code Under GPL
Friday February 28, 2014 @07:35PM Scottish Independence Campaign Battles Over BBC Weather Forecast
Monday February 24, 2014 @03:34AM New Interactive Map For Understanding Global Flood Risks
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @10:32AM Atlas of US Historical Geography Digitized
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @12:48PM Google Nabs Bing Maps Architect
Saturday December 07, 2013 @08:11AM Need Directions? Might Not Want To Ask a Transit Rider
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @09:39AM Taiwan Protests Apple Maps That Show Island As Province of China
Thursday August 22, 2013 @01:37PM Open Source Mapping Software Shows Every Traffic Death On Earth
Wednesday July 10, 2013 @11:49AM Google Updates Maps, Makes First Stable Chrome Release Using WebKit Fork
Thursday May 30, 2013 @01:40PM Wii Street U Uses Google Maps to Create 'An Immersive Experience' (Video)
Thursday May 09, 2013 @12:03PM Zoomable World Videos of Satellite Imagery For the Last 29 Years
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:47AM Tool Reveals iPad and iPhone User Locations
Wednesday May 08, 2013 @06:25PM OpenStreetMap Launches a New Easy To Use HTML5 Editor
Saturday March 16, 2013 @07:17AM If You're a Foreigner Using GPS In China, You Could Be a Spy
Friday March 15, 2013 @06:23PM If You're a Foreigner Using GPS in China, You Could Be a Spy
Monday March 11, 2013 @10:25AM Google Maps Could Be Banned In Germany
Monday March 11, 2013 @07:53AM Europe Tests Land-Based GPS Backup To Counter GPS Jamming
Friday January 18, 2013 @01:21PM Swiss Historical Maps Allow The Creation of On-Demand In Your Browser
Friday January 11, 2013 @01:40PM OpenStreetMap Hits One Million Registered Users
Sunday January 06, 2013 @02:23AM Google Backs down on Maps redirect
Sunday December 16, 2012 @12:45PM Google Map App's Version of Anonymity Might Violate EU Privacy Laws
Friday December 14, 2012 @08:21AM Google Loses Santa To Bing
Thursday December 13, 2012 @09:37AM Revamped Google Maps Finally Available On iOS
Thursday December 13, 2012 @07:53AM Google Maps finally available on iOS
Monday December 10, 2012 @12:07AM Australian police warn against using Apple Maps
Sunday December 09, 2012 @09:19PM Australian Police Rescue Motorists Lost In Forest By Apple Maps
Wednesday November 28, 2012 @12:56PM Apple Axes Head of Mapping Team
Wednesday November 28, 2012 @06:26AM Apple Fires Head Of Mapping Team
Wednesday November 14, 2012 @11:47AM Nokia Releasing Maps for Competing Devices
Monday November 05, 2012 @10:48PM Google Doubts Apple Will Approve Its New Maps Application
Thursday October 11, 2012 @06:41AM Google maps gets 250k Streetview update
Saturday October 06, 2012 @07:04PM Nokia Keeps Quietly Mapping The World
Saturday October 06, 2012 @05:22PM Forgotten map maker?
Friday September 28, 2012 @07:25AM Why Apple Replaced iOS Maps
Thursday September 27, 2012 @12:33PM Why Apple Replaced iOS Maps - Turn-by-Turn Voice Navigation
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @09:27AM Google Captures 'Street View' of Underwater Habitats
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @04:40AM Wearable system creates digital maps as users walk through buildings
Sunday September 23, 2012 @05:26PM Apple Reportedly Luring Ex-Google Mappers With Jobs
Sunday September 23, 2012 @01:47AM iOS 6 Adoption Tops 25% After Just 48 Hours
Thursday September 20, 2012 @03:52PM Major Backlash Looms For Apple's New Maps App
Wednesday August 22, 2012 @09:35AM Finding My Summer Vacation's Shortest Path
Wednesday August 01, 2012 @04:16AM New Google service lets users zoom through years of time-lapse satellite photos
Friday July 27, 2012 @08:48AM Google Outs 3D Maps For iOS Ahead of Apple
Wednesday July 18, 2012 @03:26PM Great Open Source Map Tools For Web Developers
Thursday July 12, 2012 @09:38AM Google Maps Adds UK Cycling Directions
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @12:10PM How Satnav Maps Are Made
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @07:49AM How satnav maps are made
Friday June 01, 2012 @09:18PM Apple, Google: Battle of the Cloud Maps
Friday May 18, 2012 @04:07AM Map of Life shows distribution of any species throughout the world
Wednesday May 16, 2012 @10:33AM iPhone maps: Google is out, Apple is in
Thursday April 19, 2012 @10:44AM Google Earth Incorporates Crowdsourced Balloon Images
Monday April 02, 2012 @01:52PM Google Maps Directions Adds Real-Time Traffic Estimates
Friday March 30, 2012 @03:51PM Google Maps Directions Adds Real Time Traffic Estimates
Monday February 06, 2012 @06:02AM France Fines Google For Giving Maps Away Free
Thursday February 02, 2012 @12:54PM French Court Calls Free Google Maps Unfair Competition
Thursday November 17, 2011 @12:27PM Google Maps Mystery Spied in China Desert Solved
Thursday November 10, 2011 @09:30AM Mapping a World of Human Activity
Saturday November 05, 2011 @05:07PM Google Maps, Disease Risk, and Migration
Friday November 04, 2011 @07:36PM Google Maps, Disease Risk, and Migration
Thursday October 27, 2011 @01:57AM Google Releases Geothermal Potential Map of the US
Thursday October 20, 2011 @11:57AM When Political Mapping Leaks Into Science Research
Thursday July 21, 2011 @10:01AM Google Maps Brings 3D Buildings To London
Wednesday June 22, 2011 @07:05AM Google's Bangalore Streetview project stalled
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @10:20AM Google Wants You To Complete its U.S. Map
Sunday March 20, 2011 @12:48PM Citation Map Shows Top Science Cities
Sunday March 20, 2011 @10:24AM Citation map shows top science cities
Thursday October 14, 2010 @07:29PM Google Maps Adds Drone Imagery
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @07:23PM The State of Mapping APIs, 5 Years On
Monday August 30, 2010 @05:03AM Can an Open Source Map Project Make Money?
Friday July 30, 2010 @08:02AM Microsoft Unveils Street Slide Map UI
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @09:20AM Microsoft Street Slide Brings Street Level Imagery
Thursday June 24, 2010 @04:14PM Google Considers China's "Web Mapping License"
Thursday April 22, 2010 @04:53PM Googling the Trail of a Serial Rapist
Thursday March 11, 2010 @05:53AM Digitizing and Geocoding Old Maps?
Wednesday March 04, 2009 @06:52PM Calif. Politican Thinks Blurred Online Maps Would Deter Terrorists
Tuesday November 25, 2008 @11:45AM Google Map To Real Piracy
Monday December 04, 2006 @01:21AM Windows Live and Privacy
Thursday September 28, 2006 @06:52PM Giant Insect Invades Germany
Monday August 28, 2006 @04:04PM Beginning Google Maps Applications with PHP and Ajax