Google Maps has been the standard-bearer since its launch in 2005 but Apple has done a lot to catch up with Google in the past six years. Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn weighs the pros and cons of the two navigation apps.
Wondering if Google continues to track your location even if you’ve turned off the location history setting on your phone? Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn answers your questions.
In honor of Nintendo’s beloved and iconic character, Nintendo has partnered with Google and added a feature to navigate the mean streets as Mario in Mario Kart.
Researchers with Google Maps looked at hard data to determine the best and worst times to travel for Thanksgiving. Here are the times to avoid driving in the D.C. area.
The unsettling side effects of traffic-tackling technology are popping up more frequently as more drivers depend on smartphones equipped with navigation apps like Waze, Google Maps and Apple Maps.
Google has injected Ms. Pac-Man into Google Maps. You can play the classic game until April 4.
Transit apps offer an easy way for commuters to find alternative modes of travel, if they want to avoid Metrorail or car traffic during Metro’s extensive track work.
(NEW YORK) — Google suspended its map editing tool Tuesday following what the company called “escalated attacks to spam Google Maps over the past few months.” The final straw: A large-scale prank involving the Android…
WASHINGTON — Tomorrow we may find that this is an elaborate April Fool’s joke. But for today, we’re just gonna play. Google Maps has released a PAC-Man option for its popular map service. It’s called…
Google Maps is storing your travel data. Ken Colburn, of the Data Doctors, explains why, and details steps smartphone users can take to protect their privacy.
Googling grandma\’s house takes on a whole new meaning for two brothers in Portland, Oregon.
People from all over the world come to Virginia to tour Thomas Jefferson\’s Monticello, and now they can see the sights without leaving home with Google Maps Street View.
Think Google Maps, in galactic proportions.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.