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Google Maps Temporarily Shut Down Google Map Maker

Google has temporarily shut down the Google Map Maker service. Google Map Maker allows community to make edits to Google Maps. The reason the service was shut down because of


Play Pac Man with Google Maps on Your Streets

Recently Google Maps has launched “Pac Man” in Google Maps. Team at Google Maps has coded a web application that lets users turn any city into classic arcade of game with hungry


Climb the Mount Everest with Google Street View

Google has added the Khumbu region of Nepal, famously known as the Mount Everest region, to its Street View with extensive mapping and photographs. Google has now taken street view

Remote Sensing

ISRO to Launch Google’s Sky Box Imaging Satellite

In recent news by The Asia Age, the Indian Space Research Organisation will be launching Google’s Sky Box Imaging satellite for GPS maps this year from Sriharikota. Google, has acquired


Google Free Mapping Service Adds Local Guides

    San Francisco: An update to Google`s free online mapping service on Friday let users become local guides who post reviews of businesses and venues in a challenge to


Google to End Support for Google Maps Engine

In an official Google user group, it has been informed that  Google will end support for the Google Maps Engine.  Google will provide support for the Google Maps Engine (GME) product


Google to Put-down Google Earth API

Oops ! Developers making 3D mapping applications now have to look for another APIs source as as Google is withdrawing support for Google Earth API. Google has introduced Google Earth


Google Crisis Tool for the Jammu and Kashmir Floods

In recent blog by Google India, Google has come up with a crisis tool to support the people who are affected by recent Jammu & Kashmir flood. The blog says:


Google Polluted Internet With Classified Material: Survey of India

NEW DELHI: After registering a Preliminary Enquiry against Google for alleged mapping of classified areas, the CBI has sought help of the Survey of India (SoI) which has alleged that


Google Mapping Comes Under CBI Scrutiny

CBI has registered a preliminary enquiry (PE) against internet giant Google over Mapathon 2013, an event organised by the U.S. company, for allegedly violating laws by mapping sensitive areas and