Google Maps marks 15-year milestone with new features

Business / Tech Feb 7, 2020

Google Maps marks 15-year milestone with new features

Google Maps marked 15 years on the road Thursday with the rollout of new features for its popular mobile app that has helped move navigation into the digital age. The technology giant is celebrating the occasion with a new look and product updates, Vice President ...

Google Maps naming policy prompts Japan to request home page bans

National Sep 28, 2013

Google Maps naming policy prompts Japan to request home page bans

The government has asked local authorities and state-run universities not to post maps provided by Google Inc. on their websites because some of them include foreign place names that undermine Japan's territorial claims, sources said Saturday. In dispute are the South Korean-controlled islets in the ...