Breaking News
Home / Latest News / How to add location of our Office, Shops, home etc on Google Map

How to add location of our Office, Shops, home etc on Google Map

Google Maps began as a C++ desktop program at Where 2 Technologies. In October 2004, the company was acquired by Google, which converted it into a web application. After additional acquisitions of a geospatial data visualization company and a realtime traffic analyzer, Google Maps was launched in February 2005. The service’s front end utilizes JavaScript, XML, and Ajax. Google Maps offers an API that allows maps to be embedded on third-party websites, and offers a locator for urban businesses and other organizations in numerous countries around the world.

Google Map Maker allowed users to collaboratively expand and update the service’s mapping worldwide but was discontinued from March 2017. However, crowdsourced contributions to Google Maps were not discontinued as the company announced those features will be transferred to the Google Local Guides program.

The current redesigned version of the desktop application was made available in 2013, alongside the “classic” (pre-2013) version. Google Maps for Android and iOS devices was released in September 2008 and features GPS turn-by-turn navigation along with dedicated parking assistance features. In August 2013, it was determined to be the world’s most popular app for smartphones, with over 54% of global smartphone owners using it at least once

Google Maps provides a route planner allowing users to find available directions through driving, public transportation, walking, or biking. Google has partnered globally with over 800 public transportation providers to adopt General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS), making the data available to 3rd parties.Google Traffic offers traffic data in real-time, using a colored map overlay to display the speed of vehicles on particular roads. Crowdsourcing is used to obtain the GPS-determined locations of a large number of cellphone users, from which live traffic maps are produced

About Pravasi Online Media

Check Also

വീടില്ലാത്തവര്‍ക്ക് സ്വന്തമായി വീട് ലൈഫ് മിഷൻ പദ്ധതി ഇപ്പോള്‍ തന്നെ അപേക്ഷിക്കാം

65വയസ്സിനുമുകളില്‍ പ്രായമുള്ള വയോജനങ്ങളുടെ ആരോഗ്യസുരക്ഷ ഉറപ്പുവരുത്തുന്നതിനുള്ള പദ്ധതിയാണിത്. ആദ്യഘട്ടത്തില്‍ ജില്ലാ ആസ്ഥാനങ്ങളിലെ കോര്‍പ്പറേഷന്‍/മുനിസിപ്പാലിറ്റി പ്രദേശത്ത് ആരംഭിച്ചു. വയോജനങ്ങള്‍ക്കായി മൊബൈല്‍ ക്ലിനിക്ക്, …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Watch Dragon ball super