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Alternatives for USers of Google Maps Engine

TweetA timeline of activity relating to the deprecation of Google Maps Engine and the subsequent interest from Esri and CartoDB in particular.

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Google Maps Engine users Told to Seek Alternatives

TweetYes indeed, out of the blue (seemingly) users of the Google Maps Engine service have been informed via messaging in an official user forum that the company has discontinued development of the service and will no longer be allowing new free … Continue reading

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Google Dev Video – Women Techmakers

TweetThis via the Google Developers Youtube… Coder and activist Jennifer Pahlka believes that apps, built quickly and cheaply, are a powerful new way to connect citizens to their governments. Google’s Steph Hannon chats about the future of Code for America … Continue reading

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Google’s New Video Series for iOS Developers – Route 85

TweetRoute 85 is coming to the Google Developers Youtube Channel –  +Todd Kerpelman is working on a series of videos for iOS developers. Bet you never would have thought this would come out of the GooglePlex! See also the Google Dev … Continue reading

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New from Google – Maps Coordinate + Maps Engine Pro

TweetGoogle has this week announced that Google Coordinate will now be included with every Maps Engine Pro subscription ($5/user/month). Recall, Google Maps Coordinate, is the mobile and web app that lets teams assign jobs and share their locations with each … Continue reading

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Google Maps for Business imagery

TweetIndeed there’s been loads of Esri related news to share this week, however, Google has also been making some noise. This week, via the Google earth blog, the company has shared how they are launching Google Maps for Business imagery. … Continue reading

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Watch the Google I/O Keynote Live

TweetYes indeed it’s I/O day and you can catch it live here or on youtube… enjoy!

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Google Enterprise Rolls Out Google Apps for Business Dogs!

TweetSo awesome from Google… something for our furry friends!

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Infographic – Map of What Each state Googles More than Any Other

TweetI just love big data analytics… case in point, Estately recently ran a bunch of Google search queries through Google analytics in order to come up with an interesting map that reveals just which search trends are hot for each … Continue reading

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Webinar tip – How to use google maps and big data in your business

TweetSome details on a webinar of interest via Clevertech … “We at Clevertech have implemented a number of GIS web applications based on Google Maps JavaScript API v3, and want to pass along our knowledge to YOU”. During this webinar … Continue reading

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Google i/o 2014 – Save the Date, June 25-26 – Registration opens April 8

TweetThis from Google… We just launched the Google I/O 2014 website at Play with the experiment, get a preview of this year’s conference, and find out more details about registration. Registration to begin April 8 with attendees selected randomly … Continue reading

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Google Opens Android Wear to Developers – Video of Preview SDK

TweetFinally some wearable tech from Google… check it out! Android Wear extends the Android platform to wearables, starting with a familiar form factor — watches. Download the developer preview at: And yes indeed, this technology is going to be … Continue reading

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