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The future according to John Doerr (Or: How Twitter can become the fifth big company in tech)
Facebook's Graph Search Supremo Lars Rasmussen On Relocating To London, Building A New Team, And The Challenges Of Natural Language

Google Maps reveals exact site of North Korea's nuclear test, plus nearby test facility and gulag

www.washingtonpost.com
A sudden and unexpected earthquake inside the North Korean mountains late on Tuesday night, U.S. East Coast time, was a nuclear weapons test, the country's third. The tremor, though not large, was immediately picked up by the U.S. Geological Survey, which also provided precise coordinates. Thanks to the miracle of...
Google Maps reveals exact site of North Korea's nuclear test, plus nearby test facility and gulag
Here are the Crunchies finalists!

SkyDrive, Google Maps and other iOS app faves of 2012

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The top picks from CNET blogger Lance Whitney include games, productivity software, and a couple of navigation apps to help you find your way around. [Read more]...
SkyDrive, Google Maps and other iOS app faves of 2012

Google Maps revamp set to aid ads

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Google's Maps revamp adds new advertising icons and aims to tailor the results to each user's interests....
Google Maps revamp set to aid ads
Facebook Rumored To Purchase Traffic App Waze For $1 Billion

Briefly: Google Street View updates, Razer Comms in beta

www.electronista.com
Google has added Street View coverage to areas of Hungary and Lesotho. Users of Google Maps can now explore the countries in Europe and Africa, making the total count of countries covered by Street View now 50. A Google blog claimed it as the largest single update of Street View...
Briefly: Google Street View updates, Razer Comms in beta

Fool Us Once: 2013 April Fools' Day Roundup

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Find some buried treasure, fly in a glass-bottomed jet or mock the Caped Crusader... these are among the many ways you can be fooled thus far on this April Fools' Day, 2013. The media and technology sectors have been busy already this morning, coming up with some new and clever...
Fool Us Once: 2013 April Fools' Day Roundup

Mapping creates jobs and drives global economic growth

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Twenty years ago, we used paper maps and printed guides to help us navigate the world. Today, the most advanced digital mapping technologies—satellite imagery, GPS devices, location data and of course Google Maps—are much more accessible. This sea change in mapping technology is improving our lives and helping businesses realize...
Mapping creates jobs and drives global economic growth

Google Play Flaw Gives App Developers Purchaser's Information

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Google, being the undisputed search engine king, is no stranger to concerns over the privacy of its users. Everything from odd fears over their privacy policy to the images on Google maps has been hurled at them, with most of the intelligent analysis of said concerns amounting to indifferent shoulder...
Google Play Flaw Gives App Developers Purchaser's Information
The iPhone is one step closer to becoming a true Google-phone

Google plans to bring its own voice search to the iPhone and iPad

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Google’s own version of Siri is coming to the iPhone and iPad “soon,” according to the company. On Wednesday Google announced an update for its Chrome app is now available for Android and that another update for the Chrome for iOS app will follow “over the coming days” and include...
Google plans to bring its own voice search to the iPhone and iPad
What remains of an irradiated, damaged, and abandoned Japanese town
Google Launches Maps Engine Lite, Makes It Easy To Create Advanced Custom Maps

Google X Lab will reveal another 'moonshot' next month - but it's not working on a space elevator

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In a talk at SXSW today, the head of Google’s X Lab ‘moonshot’ division, Astro Teller, revealed a previously undisclosed project the clandestine group had worked on. He also hinted at a new project to be announced in a few weeks. Don’t go expecting a Space Elevator though, that’s a...
Google X Lab will reveal another 'moonshot' next month - but it's not working on a space elevator

ParkMe's Android app officially launched, does everything but the maneuver

www.engadget.com
Finding a spot to stash your whip, especially in unfamiliar territory, can be a chore, so you might want to employ ParkMe to do the finding for you. The service -- which has been available on iOS and via the web for a while -- has now officially debuted...
ParkMe's Android app officially launched, does everything but the maneuver
Google's Flirtation With Being A Hardware Company Is Over

Google Maps coming to iPad this summer, updated with new design, improved rating system, in-app offers, much more

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We showed you significant updates to Google Maps which leaked early this morning, and Google just announced updates to Maps at Google I/O. Google also announced that its Maps API is used by over 1 million active sites and accessed by 1 billion unique visitors weekly. Maps will now...
Google Maps coming to iPad this summer, updated with new design, improved rating system, in-app offers, much more

People Who Spend All Day Online Reveal How They Get The Most Out Of The Internet

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A Reddit user posted an innocuous question two days ago - "What is one cool internet trick you've learned?" It generated huge response, with well over 10,000 well-practiced internet users chiming in. Here are 10 of our favorite responses.A simply tip to make Google Maps more useful "On a Google...
People Who Spend All Day Online Reveal How They Get The Most Out Of The Internet
Live notes, observations from Google's I/O 2013 keynote

Redesigned Google Maps hands-on: vector-based, more personal and coming soon to mobile

www.engadget.com
According to Bernhard Seefeld, product management director at Google Maps, "this is the most significant overhaul of Maps since it launched in 2005." We sat down with both Seefeld as well as Jonah Jones -- lead designer of Google Maps -- following a marathon keynote to kick off Google...
Redesigned Google Maps hands-on: vector-based, more personal and coming soon to mobile
iOS default despair: Where Ars staff turns for better app experiences

Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product

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As Nokia tries to separate out its mapping business and make it a standalone entity earning more than 1 billion euros per year, it has stripped its name entirely out of the unit. This past week, the company said it would take its name out of all navigation products and...
Why Nokia Is Calling "Here" Here, The Curious Rebranding Of Their Maps Product
With The Help Of Citizen Cartographers, Google Launches More Detailed Map Of North Korea
Why 2012 was the year space exploration made its comeback

The Strange Explanation Of Why Windows Phone Users Lost Access To Google Maps [Extended Director's Cut]

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The Strange Explanation Of Why Windows Phone Users Lost Access To Google Maps [Extended Director's Cut]: Ladies and gentleman, I present to you 3,000 words in which Danny Sullivan talks himself into something, then talks himself out of it, then back into it. Seriously, why does Google Maps not work...
The Strange Explanation Of Why Windows Phone Users Lost Access To Google Maps [Extended Director's Cut]
Google Adds Trail Maps For 100 Additional Ski Resorts To Google Maps

The End of the Map

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It’s not often that maps make headlines, but they’ve been doing so with some regularity lately. Last week, tens of millions of iPhone users found that they could suddenly leave their homes again without getting either lost or cross. This was because Google finally released an app containing its own...
The End of the Map

What affect will Apple's choice of Bing for Siri in iOS 7 have on Google?

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Microsoft must be pretty happy with Apple’s decision to include Bing as the default search engine powered web results in Apple’s revamped Siri application heading to iOS 7 this fall. However, what does this all mean for Google? It could very well signal Apple’s increasing desire to cut its...
What affect will Apple's choice of Bing for Siri in iOS 7 have on Google?
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