Blog tagged as Google Maps

The Google Maps Update You Never Knew You Always Needed

06.14.21 07:19 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)


In the May 2021 I/O conference for developers, Google announced updates to its Google Maps platform that will take your next ride to the next level. Check out our take on the latest changes below.

No whiplash here: Braking Forecasts

The first major update that Google announced was its use of AI to bet...

Watch Santa Travel to Your Home!

12.24.20 12:33 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)
Watch Santa Travel to Your Home!

Google is in the business of providing power through information, and that doesn't stop on Christmas! Throughout the day today, use Google's Santa Tracker software to watch as Santa Claus makes his way to homes across the globe.


In addition to tracking Santa, Google makes it easy to celebrate the sea...

Travel Safely During the Holidays with Google

11.24.20 11:08 AM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)
Travel Safely During the Holidays with Google
Google Maps can help you prepare if you’re traveling this holiday season.

Google is in the business of making information accessible to as many people as possible. With just the click of a mouse or the touch of your screen, you can find reliable data and information from leading sources. This holiday...

New COVID-19 Layer on Google Maps

10.08.20 12:25 PM By Joseph Danzer - Comment(s)
New COVID-19 Layer on Google Maps
This week, Google announced a new feature of Google Maps: a COVID-19 Layer. According to Google, the new layer features a seven-day average of new COVID cases per 100,000 people in the geographic area displayed. The goal of the layer is to allow Google users to travel as safely and efficiently as po...