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It’s Official – The Norad Santa Tracker for 2017 Has Gone Live!

The Norad Santa Tracker website has gone live ready for Christmas! If you have children, it can be quite hard to keep them bottled in the run-up to Christmas. One of the most ...

December 7, 2017 at 12:47 pm by
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Google Maps Adds Planets and Moon for You to Explore

At the Sea of Tranquility, Turn left! Google Maps (or Earth if you prefer) has always been a fascinating program. Not least of which for opening up the world on a grand scale, ...

October 17, 2017 at 12:48 pm by

Don’t Let Your SatNav Guide You Into a River!

Don’t you love GPS and satellite navigation? Ever try navigating to a new location and wonder just how far you were going to have to drive down that road before turning ...

May 16, 2016 at 1:20 pm by

Ever Knocked Down the Wrong House Thanks to Google Maps?

We’ve all used Google maps and then had to guess the last few metres as the marker shows us the wrong location. It’s always a pain but, at least, it wasn’t ...

March 24, 2016 at 3:15 pm by

Ride-Sharing to be Expanded in Google Maps

With the rise of businesses like Uber, ride-sharing seems to be the one of the major ways to get around, combining the convenience of a taxi with the ease of use provided by ...

March 15, 2016 at 11:01 pm by

Explore Google Maps As Link

When a game gets released there is normally a hype around, helped only by the extra content and materials that are released alongside it. From short videos or web series to ...

March 5, 2016 at 12:40 pm by

Google Maps Reviewers to be Rewarded With 1TB Free Cloud Storage

Google has outlined a new rewards system for users of its Local Guides program. Regular reviewers will earn points for contributing to Google Maps, with redeemable rewards ...

November 16, 2015 at 6:00 pm by

Offline Navigation Added to Google Maps

That frustrating moment as you’re about to depart, when for some reason your phone decides to drop it’s network connection. Suddenly you better hope you know where ...

November 11, 2015 at 2:00 am by

Google Makes it Easier for People to use Public Transport in Delhi

As the capital territory of India, Delhi is one of the busiest places in the country and also one of the hardest to navigate if you’re not familiar with its public ...

October 8, 2015 at 10:00 pm by
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The Moto 360 Is Now $165 on Google Store

The Moto 360 has just dropped to $165 on Google’s store, it is the lowest that the watch has been so far. The next version of the watch is in the works so Motorola is ...

April 14, 2015 at 9:58 pm by

Hack Puts Edward Snowden in the White House

It seems that Edward Snowden may have finally usurped President Obama and taken his place at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. A cheeky ‘hacker’ has added the business Edwards ...

April 14, 2015 at 6:12 pm by

Play Pacman on the Virtual Streets of Google Maps

Google starts out with April’s fools jokes early, well at least for us here in the Europe area. But it’s already the 1st in some places and Google started out with ...

March 31, 2015 at 5:25 pm by

Google Maps Will Now Show Cyclists the Flattest Route

I enjoy cycling, many of us do, it’s popularity has certainly increased since the last Olympic games. The only thing I dislike about cycling, apart from the abuse from ...

July 20, 2014 at 11:40 pm by

London Is Now Viewable in 3D on Google Maps

The city of London is amazing, enormous and has lots of history, now it seems Google have taken all the pictures they need to accurately make a 3D map of it for Google Maps ...

July 18, 2014 at 10:41 pm by

Linux Heading to Open Source Cars, Releasing Automotive Grande Linux Distribution

Open source operating system Linux has apparently shifter its focus towards a new sphere, leaving the real of desktops, notebooks, and even smartphones, having targeting the ...

July 3, 2014 at 6:55 pm by