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10 Google Maps Tips You Probably Didn't Know
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10 Google Maps Tips You Probably Didn't Know

Give this a read, even if you're already a power user.
Jillian D'Onfro
7 Tools From Google to Boost Your Brand
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7 Tools From Google to Boost Your Brand

Some of these services are well known, while others are a bit obscure.
Sarah Landrum
Pac-Man and Google Maps: A Genius Match
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Pac-Man and Google Maps: A Genius Match

Google's decision to transform Google Maps into a playground for fans of the retro video game proves that the best ideas don't have to be new ideas.
Carly Okyle
Google Launches Program to Help Small Businesses Become More Visible
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Google Launches Program to Help Small Businesses Become More Visible

The web giant's latest initiative provides online and in-person assistance to help small business owners throughout the U.S. list their companies on Google Search, Google Maps and Google+.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Uber Just Bought Mapping Startup deCarta
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Uber Just Bought Mapping Startup deCarta

The ridesharing tech company says geolocation and navigation technology is a big part of what keeps it running efficiently.
Catherine Clifford
Google Unveils New Tool for Businesses to Manage Their Online Presence
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Google Unveils New Tool for Businesses to Manage Their Online Presence

Companies can use 'Google My Business' to update their business information and share posts across Google+, Maps and Search from a centralized place.
Benjamin Kabin
Google Just Bought a Satellite Company for $500 Million
Google

Google Just Bought a Satellite Company for $500 Million

The acquisition will be used to improve Google Maps, and over time, could lead to global Internet access.
Laura Entis
How the Updated Google Maps Will Make Your Life Easier
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How the Updated Google Maps Will Make Your Life Easier

Google updated its Maps app with a new lane guidance feature and the ability to compare transit rates with those of ride-sharing service Uber.
Benjamin Kabin
The NSA Is Using Angry Birds to Spy on You
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The NSA Is Using Angry Birds to Spy on You

Many popular smartphone apps are being mined for user data by the government, and authorities are using them to track your sexual habits.
Ray Hennessey