Google Earth lets users fly around the world, exploring the globe from a computer. Although fun to play with, Google Earth provides tools for productivity. Here we look at how to use topographic maps that make Google Earth useful for many occupations and studies.
There are several options for viewing satellite images besides Google Maps. Yahoo! Maps and MapQuest Maps are great alternatives to Google map satellite images. Lesser known applications like World Wind and Ossimplanet provide useful satellite imagery tools.
Putting a map on your website helps customers find your business, but who wants to make a map from scratch. By using this Google Maps API tutorial, you can learn how to embed high quality maps on your website.
Street View is a view option in Google Maps. You can zoom into many locations and look around as though you were strolling down that street. Find out how to best use Google street level maps in this article.
Google Maps is the popular map and direction service from the search engine giant, Google. Some users experience Google Maps problems when trying to find directions or look up local maps. Fortunately, most common problems with Google Maps are easy to solve.
The things Google Maps got wrong lately have certainly started some trouble. While errors and anomalies on their online maps discussed below were amusing in some cases, border disputes based upon where Google drew virtual borders are certainly no laughing matter.
The Google Maps Distance Measurement Tool makes it easy to calculate the distance between two or more points anywhere on the planet we all inhabit. Here, we’ll explain how it works and provide quick and easy-to-follow instructions so you can use it.