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Google Maps for iOS adds real-time updates to Popular Times feature

Google Maps for iOS adds real-time updates to Popular Times feature

Google has released Google Maps for iOS 4.27, the second major update to its iPhone and iPad app this month.
By Nick Peers Jan 30 2017, 1:42PM
Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds 3D touch support

Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds 3D touch support

Plus Google has extended its pit-stop feature – the ability to find places to stop off on journeys – to iPhone and iPad users with the release of Google Maps for iOS 4.16.
By Nick Peers Mar 2 2016, 10:31AM
How to: Use open-source home theatre package, Kodi

How to: Use open-source home theatre package, Kodi

Got Kodi? Here's how to get the most out of it.
By Staff Writer Jan 20 2016, 11:14AM
How to: Recall an email in Microsoft Outlook

How to: Recall an email in Microsoft Outlook

Made a mistake or said something you shouldn't have? Here's how you can take it all back with Outlook's email recall system
By Staff Writer Jan 14 2016, 9:00AM
Does the internet make our brains lazy?

Does the internet make our brains lazy?

It's widely accepted that the internet changes our brains, but whether that's a bad thing is up for debate
By Staff Writer Dec 28 2015, 10:14AM
How to: Install Kodi on Chromecast

How to: Install Kodi on Chromecast

Have lots of local files you want to stream to your Chromecast from Kodi (formerly XBMC)? Here's how to do it.
By Staff Writer Nov 23 2015, 9:20AM
Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch

Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch

Google has unveiled updates to its Google Maps for iOS and Google Maps for Android apps.
By Nick Peers Oct 1 2015, 11:08AM
Google Maps for iOS 4.4 adds full-screen maps

Google Maps for iOS 4.4 adds full-screen maps

Google has released Google Maps for iOS 4.4, a new version of its map app for iPhone and iPad users.
By Nick Peers Mar 20 2015, 11:27AM
Google Maps updated for iOS and Android

Google Maps updated for iOS and Android

Google has updated its mobile mapping apps with the release of Google Maps for iOS 3.0 and Google Maps for Android 8.0.
By Nick Peers May 9 2014, 10:00AM
Indoor navigation is the way forward (and to the left, then right, then...)

Indoor navigation is the way forward (and to the left, then right, then...)

Indoor navigation means adverts will be more targeted, objects around you will be smarter and you’ll never be lost anywhere, ever again.
By Karl Hodge Jul 2 2013, 10:55AM
Q&A: what would happen if GPS failed?

Q&A: what would happen if GPS failed?

The author of a report claims we're too dependent on the global positioning system.
By Nicole Kobie Mar 9 2011, 8:49AM
Google adds turn-by-turn navigation for Android users

Google adds turn-by-turn navigation for Android users

Often using your phone for navigating unfamiliar streets? Google has a new feature that's worth looking at
By William Maher Nov 17 2010, 2:18PM
You're the voice? You could be, with TomTom

You're the voice? You could be, with TomTom

John Farnham is famous for "You're the Voice", but now it's your chance to be the voice of Australia, thanks to TomTom
By Zara Baxter Oct 5 2010, 9:39AM
In-car GPS: what's changed in the last 6 months

In-car GPS: what's changed in the last 6 months

Does TomTom's announcement of Darth Vader as a voice option have you thinking in-car satnav might still be a good idea? If so, here's what else about GPS has changed in the last six months.
By Daniel Long May 5 2010, 1:46PM
Street View photos used for amazing Google Earth 3D cities

Street View photos used for amazing Google Earth 3D cities

Google has combined its wealth of street view data with satellite imagery to create the a 3D city effect, while a Microsoft engineer has given an amazing demo of live video within Bing Maps. See the videos.
By Daniel Long Apr 14 2010, 5:04PM
Nokia Ovi Maps gets free turn-by-turn navigation

Nokia Ovi Maps gets free turn-by-turn navigation

Nokia has introduced free turn-by-turn navigation to Ovi Maps, and it's really quite impressive. Could this be the start of the end for standalone sat navs?
By Stuff.tv blank Jan 22 2010, 10:14AM
Google Maps Navigation beta uncorked

Google Maps Navigation beta uncorked

Google has released the beta version to its brand new Google Maps Navigation software, developed specifically for Android 2.0 devices
By Paul Taylor Oct 30 2009, 9:59AM
Would free Google maps be enough to make you switch from in-car GPS to phone navigation?

Would free Google maps be enough to make you switch from in-car GPS to phone navigation?

Google have announced that they will release free turn-by-turn map navigation for Android phones, making us wonder whether phone GPS is finally good enough to replace dedicated in-car devices
By Daniel Long Oct 28 2009, 5:43PM
Google to help drivers get to work SUNA with live traffic maps

Google to help drivers get to work SUNA with live traffic maps

First there was Street view, now there's traffic view. SUNA traffic will be providing web surfers with a head start on their daily commute by displaying traffic data across Google's Australian Map service.
By Daniel Long Sep 15 2009, 11:56AM
Nav tech: Pull navigation directs earlobes in the right direction

Nav tech: Pull navigation directs earlobes in the right direction

A new technology that physically directs your body is about to make its world debut at the upcoming Siggraph conference
By Daniel Long Jul 27 2009, 2:04PM