When most people think about the uses for an online mapping tool like Google Maps, they typically think of it as a good search engine for finding locations and getting driving directions, but have you ever considered Google Maps to be a good option for doing people searches and lookups? The Google Map search is […]
Google Maps has published this quick and informative YouTube.com video tutorial to help users learn some of the handy ways you can use their “Street View” feature to explore 360 degree street level images of major US cities.
A growing number of people, business owners and police departments are using YouTube.com videos to fight crime and capture alleged criminals. According to a recent NPR.org article, a cigar shop owner in Mesa, AZ recently uploaded a security camera video recording of two people that stole two Seiko watches from his store, in an effort […]
A new application for GPS tracking technology for use in soldiers’ uniforms could prevent ‘friendly fire’ incidents. According to WorldTribune.com, the Israeli Army is looking into the use of GPS systems embedded in soldier uniforms to allow commanders to track their soldiers in real time to avoid ‘friendly fire’ incidents. According to a senior Israeli […]
Google has produced the following YouTube.com video clip to show people how to use their free 411 directory assistance service ( 1-800-GOOG-411 ) and explain its unique features.