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Google Maps is the world’s most popular mapping application. Today, I’m going to show you some of the best Google Maps tips and tricks that are guaranteed to make your navigational life that much easier. 5) Save offline maps Most people know that you can save offline maps in Google, but not everyone knows how to do it (especially because Google just changed the process). Saving offlineRead More
I don’t know about you, but I’m a huge fan of geography trivia and maps. Yup, I’m a maphead, nerd, or whatever you want to call me. And that’s why I thoroughly enjoy playing Google’s new Smarty Pins trivia game. Smarty Pins is easy to play: read the question and drop the pin on the Google Maps location which answers the question. If Google asks which city recently hosted the WinRead More
There’s something cool about seeing a place you’ve visited show up in someone else’s photograph. If you’ve ever been traveling to famous sites, then you know what I mean. It’s equally as cool to visit a heavily photographed place for the first time. Do you remember the first time you saw the Coliseum in Rome? The Statue of Liberty? The Eiffel Tower? The Sydney Opera House? They tenRead More
Did you know Google Maps tracks your location history? You probably did. But did you know you can still view that data years after it’s collected? If you have an Android phone, then Google is tracking everywhere your GPS signal goes. It’s kind of creepy, kind of cool, and kind of helpful all rolled into one. You can check out your location data here: https://maps.google.com/locationhistory/Read More