This is the kind of preferential treatment we’ve been hoping for since Android was announced.Â Google just announced a pair of new features that help blur the lines between your PC and Android experience. Using your Google account, users can now pull up previous searches …
TechCrunch is reporting this evening that a deal between Google and Yelp is “80% likely” to happen. Rumored to be in the ballpark of $500M or more, the acquisition could be a huge gain for Google Maps and Android. Meshing Yelp’s crowd-sourced business directory together …
If you’re interested in how companies plan to compete with Google Maps Navigator, we suggest you keep an eye on waze.Â Rather than turning around and running in the opposite direction, the first free provider of driver-generated maps and real-time road information, embraces the challenge …
Google is trying hard to develop tools and services that converting smartphones into a every day companion, instead of just a gadget that you use once in a while. This can be accomplished by turning the smartphone into location based friendly tool. This new service, …
Google is now using the locations and speeds of their mobile users to help each other out.Â Rather than finding out where congestion is the hard way, the traffic layer now uses crowdsourcing to help users get a feel for real-time road conditions. For those …
Brightkite just launched their first client for the Android platform.Â This marks their first app since the iPhone version.Â It’s not just a standard port though as this version offer features like integrated Google maps and background notifications for new messages.Â Unlike the iPhone, you …
Brian Cornell, a software engineer at Google, developed the My Map Editor app that allows Android phone users to create and share maps using their mobiles.Â On top of that, one can also synchronize the maps to their PCs. Tell you what, he has developed …
Google Mobile team is starting a new series of features on Android applications. First up: Maps for Android.
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