NVIDIA has announced that it has bought DeepMap, a firm that specialises in building maps detailed enough for use by self-driving vehicles. This will help improve NVIDIA's DRIVE solution.
Google announced a few updates for Maps at its I/O conference. These include routing updates, enhancements to Live view, new details in street maps, pronounced busy areas, and more.
Google has announced a handful of improvements to Google Maps, including improvements to its AR-based indoor navigation, air quality indicators, environmentally-friendly routes, and more.
Google Maps is adding new features to let you add missing roads and submit edits for incorrect road information, although these will be vetted for approval. You can also submit photo updates on Maps.
Google announced new Android features rolling out both via app updates and to the OS. These include a native Password Checkup tool, new accessibility features, Maps dark mode, and more.
Google has announced new payment capabilities for its Maps app courtesy of Google Pay. You'll soon be able to pay for parking in some U.S. cities, while transit fares are supported around the world.
Google has announced a couple of improvements for Google Maps on electric cars, with new route planning options that accommodate charging stations. Only a couple of cars support it for now.
Googe has released an update for the Street View app for Android, allowing users to record pictures of streets and locations to update the Street View imagery provided by Google Maps.
DuckDuckGo has announced that it has added driving and walking directions to its maps tool. The search provider didn't say whether public transport directions would be added in the future.
Android users have begun receiving a new dark theme interface for Google Maps that brings a consistent UI and one that works outside of navigation. Google teased the UI almost a year ago.
Google Maps is rolling out a dedicated in-car navigation interface as is currently seen in Android Auto. The new UI features huge buttons and text with large fonts for easier access while driving.
Google is rolling out a redesign to the 'Saved' tab in Maps that brings a carousel styled UI that houses separate sections for recently saved locations, location aware lists, and more.
Google announced that a new Maps update will add more colors to differentiate between types of terrain. The app will also bring better street maps that include sidewalks, crosswalks, more.
Google Maps has added a new feature that reminds users to wear a mask before heading out to crowded places. The reminder seems to be available only on Android devices in the U.S. at the moment.
Google has announced a slew of new features for Maps, which make it easier to avoid crowds in public transit or be prepared for checkpoints on the road. These features are available now.
Google has announced a new feature for Maps which will allow the app to read names of foreign locations aloud. The feature is rolling out to Android and iOS supporting over 50 languages.
Although a reasonably frequent occurrence, it's no doubt interesting to see new Windows 10 appearing. This time, it's the ones for People, Alarms, and Maps that have leaked, complete with gradients.
Google has launched new privacy tools for some of its services, including an incognito mode for Maps and the ability to automatically delete your YouTube history after a set period of time.
Earlier today, Apple released a statement online and in Canadian newspapers disclosing plans to improve its navigational application, Apple Maps. Apple will start mapping Canada by road this month.
Microsoft has introduced new features to Bing Maps that make it easier for travelers to see road traffic conditions ahead with the different route colors and view route labels on the mapping tool.
Google has said that support for Lime vehicles via Google Maps has been expanded to more than 80 cities worldwide. It said that additional cities will gain support for the 'last mile' option soon.
Microsoft and TomTom have expanded their partnership. Azure will now be TomTom's cloud provider, while the Dutch company's location-based services such as traffic data will be used by Microsoft.
Google announced today that it's partnering with Lime to offer scooter and bike rides as an option from within Google Maps. The feature is initially available in 13 cities around the world.
Google is adding a new feature to Maps, allowing users to see real-time information from supported EV charging stations across the world. The feature is now rolling out for iOS and Android.
Google today announced a host of new features to its Maps app, aiming to take the stress out of commuting to work with real-time traffic info, support for mixed-mode commutes, and more.
Google, in an attempt to appease its users and critics, has altered the wording on a policy that states that even if one chooses to turn off location history tracking it can continue to track them.
Apple's foray into the navigation and mapping scene was met with disaster and its first-party offering is, to this day, seen as inferior to the competition. Apple is looking to change that.
Google has been denied permission to expand its Street View service in India by the government, which, in the past, has cited security concerns that come with making its topographical data public.
Google Maps can now be used in your native tongue, thanks to a new update that introduces support for 39 additional languages available through the Android, iOS, and desktop versions.
TomTom, the firm that specialises in sat nav devices, has announced the deprecation of some of its older models, claiming that they can no longer keep up with new map and software updates.
Google announced today the launch of a new alert system designed to keep its users safe in the real world. SOS Alerts system brings critical, official information to users near an emergency site.
Indian government and the American search giant are at loggerheads, it seems, as officials from the administration called Google Maps "inauthentic" and "unreliable", also questioning its accuracy.
Google has released its Waze maps application for Android Auto. The release is a private beta and is restricted to certain car models. The app still seems fairly buggy and is restricted in features.
The latest major update to Gear of Wars 4, Rise of the Horde, includes 15 new Horde skills, two new maps, two difficulty modes, a set of achievements, and a free trial of the game itself.
Microsoft has upped its navigation game with the latest update to Maps on Windows 10 with support for cross-device syncing, more complex routes and a greater variety of supported input methods.
Marble is a virtual globe and world atlas. Start exploring the world. View clouds and sun shadow, follow satellites and space stations and display their orbits, all updated in real-time.
Google Map Maker was launched in 2008 to allow users to edit maps, or add places to (Google) Maps in places where the map data wasn't sufficient. However, the company closed the service on March 31.
Microsoft has already confirmed build 15063 is the RTM build for the Windows 10 Creators Update, which will start to roll out on April 11. Now, the company has revealed new features for its Maps app.
Google has updated its Maps app for Android bringing more information at a glance. The app will now feature real-time updates for traffic, improved schedules for public transportation, and more.
The developers of Gears of War 4 have released a new update that will offer two new maps and some improvements. The game will also host a Valentine's Day event starting February 10.