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That time Google Maps failed me

Dear Google Maps, one of the things I appreciate about you is your repeated (annoying) advance warnings and reminders which is part of your convenient GPS service. 22 more words


Been Googled Mapped

July – 3 – 2015

If you search the Internet there are complete websites dedicated to Google Maps and some of the interesting photos that the Google car “accidentally” takes photos of. 402 more words


Uncommon Street Views

I was looking through Stephen Shore’s influential Uncommon Places and wondered how some of those locations look now. Since I don’t have the luxury of vagabonding across America to visit these places, I decided to view them via Google Maps’ street view instead. 228 more words

dead ends

I always thought it was neat that both of my sets of grandparents lived at the end of a dead-end road. I’m not sure it means anything really. 1,254 more words


Custom Maps in Google Drive

You can now share, manage, and create custom maps from Google Drive.

“Whether you’re planning your next event, mapping out the best route to visit clients, or sharing the location of your food truck with fans, Google My Maps makes it easy to put your world on a custom map. 29 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Google Street View Adds a Bunch of California Imagery

Google Street View has added a lot of California imagery.

“California boasts more than three thousand wineries across the state, and is known for its varietals ranging from buttery chardonnays to big-time zins. 71 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Google Maps Address Interaction(postcode) using

I am using jquery, html5 for this example.


Load the google maps api link

<script src=’https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?sensor=true&#8217; type=”text/javascript”></script>

<div class="project-address-map" id="map-canvas" style="height:322px;">

This will be the container of the google maps
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