How can you ensure that your message will be sent if you are offline for one moment? What does an average american to during a 24-hour-period? What would the world look like if it is made out of maps? Read our top 5 links of the week.
Today news spread within seconds – 500 years ago they spread at the speed of a horse. Besides three maps that show a Two-Miles-per-Hour World we have some more links that demonstrate how different the world is that we are living in: From Google’s Cardboard Camera to images from Pluto.
This week we'd like to show you some great new tools that are all about maps as well as fun facts that might just surprise you. Have you ever tried to find a place without an address? Or live tracked a train on a map? Simply click, to find out more.
Are you planning your next vacation? How about getting inspired by the one and only Mr. Bond. And while you are already looking at a map, why don’t you take a look at your country from the point of view of everyone else. We proudly present you: Our top five of the week!
The Code the Road bus is hitting the road for a series of Google Maps APIs hosted events. There will be talks from Google engineers, product managers, customers and partners building with the Google Maps APIs as well as drinks and snacks.