Ask.com Maps and Directions allows users to search and get directions in any city really quickly.
Ask.com launches free voice-activated directions service for mobile users.
AskCity integrates search for businesses, events, movies and maps.
The search site launches service designed specifically for cell phones and handheld devices.
Jim Lanzone takes over the revamped Ask.com. Now he has to satisfy a demanding boss in the person of Barry Diller.
An update improves MapQuest's interface, but not quite enough.
Yahoo Maps features several handy tools for figuring out how to get from place to place.
Google Maps shows streets, traffic, and satellite images.
Finally, Google puts traffic info on its mapping engine.
Microsoft Virtual Earth is a free mapping service that provides users with driving directions, real-time traffic reports, street maps, and satellite imagery.