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Google Maps adds Waze incidents in 46 new countries & territories

Google and Waze today announced that incident reporting has come to the Google Maps app for 46 new countries and territories. Now you’ll have a clearer idea as to where

Tips & Tricks

Get to navigation faster with Google Maps for Android

Skip a few steps and get navigating much quicker! Select a place, then tap and hold on the transportation icon. This will automatically open voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation and

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Google Maps for Android to get Waze’s real time incident reports

Google Maps for Android and iOS will soon offer Waze’s real time incident reports, according to a Google Lat Long blog post.  Once in place, users will be able to

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Google working to create more obvious offline maps in Google Maps

No longer relegated to a little known “trick”, the offline maps feature will again be very obvious.

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Google Maps offline announced, coming to Android

The big Google Maps event has gotten underway and it has already left a little something called mobile offline maps in its wake.  Google has today announced that future versions of Google

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Google Maps 6.5 enhanced for Android 4.0, high-res displays

Google today released a new version of their Google Maps for Android application.  Available in the Google Play Store immediately, version 6.5 sees enhancements for both Android 4.0 Ice Cream

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Google Maps Gets a Minor Update

Google pushed out a minor update (v5.10) to their massively popular (100,000,000 – 500,000,000 installs!) Google Maps application yesterday, adding in a pair of new features. Users will find that