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Uber integration removed from Google Maps

Google and Uber teamed up back in January 2017 to put a cool feature in Google Maps where you could search for, book, and pay for an Uber all directly from Google Maps, without the neeed to install the Uber app. 166 more words


Google Blog: Save dinosaurs from extinction in a game world built with Google Maps

Google Blog: Save dinosaurs from extinction in a game world built with Google Maps. “Just in time for summer and the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom™, you can explore a virtual world built with Google Maps while saving dinosaurs from extinction. 19 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Living in Tokyo as a Foreigner

In my last blog post I’ve talked about my journey to Japan. If you’re keen to know how that was like, you can read about it… 886 more words


Interrailing in Germany – Part 1: Tips for Travellers with Vision Impairments

Since I started working in Ireland, I use most of my holidays to go back to Germany for Christmas, celebrations or simply to have a proper summer. 1,273 more words

Disability Advocacy

You can no longer book an Uber cab ride directly from Google Maps app

Google has reportedly killed the ability of direct Uber ride booking from inside Google Maps without giving any reason.

The feature allowing users to book Uber rides through Google Maps was added in January last year, with which users could enter a location, identify their route, check Uber prices and request a ride without leaving the Maps app. 69 more words

Android users, you can no longer book Uber in Google Maps

Neighbourhood Technology Desk: Last year, Google introduced a feature in its navigation app — Google Maps — using which the users were able to book a ride with Uber with ease. 97 more words