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Google Maps Adds Pac Man!

TweetYep, I said Pac Man! Here’s a little kickback to the 1980s as Google has added the ability for users to play a little Pac Man via the Google Maps service.  Simply visit maps.google.com and click on the little PacMan … 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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Hello Google Nexus 6 – Running Android 5.0 Lollipop

TweetThe following comes from Motorola: With Nexus 6, we’ve worked with Google to bring you a bigger phone with more everything. More screen. More speed. More power. And, it’s the best Android experience ever with:

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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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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: developer.android.com/wear. And yes indeed, this technology is going to be … Continue reading

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Video – 3D Mapping Smartphone – Google Announces Project Tango

TweetSomething fun and cool from Google… Amazing technology. Many of the pieces exist. For related technologies and vision, please click here for The Future Site or Download the PDF  

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Google Announces Nexus 7, light, portable tablet for Google Play

TweetToday at Google I/O Google lifted the lid off their new tablet offering (Actually many of you will consider it an E reader) the Google Nexus 7. The device has a 7″ screen and tight Google Play integration – ideal … Continue reading

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CTV is Showing Off the ABC’s of Google Earth

TweetCanadian media powerhouse, CTV, is having some fun with Google Earth and asking their readers to submit images found using the map service… in an interesting twist, the images must contain a landscape that appears to reveal a letter of … Continue reading

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Google Geo Challenge Grants Rolled Out to non-profits

TweetGoogle has released details of the Geo Challenge Grants program – an effort by Google to enable organizations to create maps that will enhance their work and impact. Apply and submit your proposal online here by December 22nd, 2008. See … Continue reading

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Meet Me In the Middle Thanks to Google Reverse Geocoding

TweetAccording to the Google geo dev blog this week, Google now is making reverse geocoding available to developers. This is pretty huge for developers… in a nutshell this enables developers to add functionality that generates an address from a lat/long … Continue reading

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