Google rolling out a major update to Google Maps mobile apps
Google is today rolling out a major update for its Google Maps mobile app experience. This update includes three new features: the New Explore tab, Your match scores and the For you tab. Read about these features below. The New Ex...
You can no longer book Uber rides directly in Google Maps
Until now, when you’re on the go and looking at transportation options in Google Maps, you were able to request an Uber ride directly from the Google Maps app. In addition to requesting a ride, you were able to see your driver e...
Google is testing floating categories for Google Maps
It looks like Google is working on some UI changes to Google Maps. In a recent beta update, Google has added floating categories in Google Maps. Apart from this, the layers option has moved to the left side of Google Maps. You can...
gMaps gets a long-awaited update with support for Simple Latitude and improved Driving Mode
gMaps is a Google Maps client for Windows Phone with a large number of features, including directions, powerful local search, and amazing street view, with 360 degree panoramic images. The app has just been updated to version 3.2 ...
Google Maps website return to Windows Phone–seems to work OK
After a huge hubbub over the weekend it seems Google has kept to their promise of making Google Maps for the web available to Windows Phone 8 users. The website is only accessible if your phone is in mobile browser mode, else the ...
Google backs down, will re-enable Google Maps access for Windows Phone
Google has issued a statement to The Next Web in which they claimed their recent decision to place a redirect in place was based on testing with older versions of Windows Phone, and that they have now re-evaluated their decision b...