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How Google Maps led me astray

Google Maps should be the all-knowing geographic assistant that gets me where I need to go. But after some botched navigation on a European vacation, I now have trust issues.

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A new Sneak Peek of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Reports point to an early August release for Samsung's next flagship phone, Google's Workshop wants you to customize your Nexus 5, and are the Google mystery barges no more?

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Get the new Google Maps with voice commands, cyclist elevation info

​Want to skip waiting for Google to push the latest Maps update to your device? Here's how you can get the update right now (and why you'd want to).

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Android Wear Apps are here!

The flood of Android Wear apps has started, a close up look at the rumored Samsung Galaxy F and Google Street View on a cruise ship.

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Test your trivia and geography knowledge with Google SmartyPins

Are you good at tying together your trivia and geography skills? You have 1,000 miles -- spend them well.

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Access Google Maps offline

Going off the grid? Find out how to save Google Maps for offline access on iOS and Android.

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How to use Google Maps offline mode on iOS, Android

Save Google Maps for offline access, so you can navigate the roads even when you're off the grid.

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Directions to a shortcut to classic Google Maps

If you prefer the older, simpler brand of Google Maps, we have a link for you.

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Samsung's next smartwatch looks to run Android Wear

Amazon's first smartphone is ready to roll, FCC documents point to Samsung's next watch and Google makes you a Pokémon Master.

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Google aims to make street art last forever

The painting skills of Banksy, Shepard Fairey, and dozens more are now preserved in the Google Street Art Project.

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Google Maps kicks off the World Cup with Street View flair

The Web giant takes viewers inside all 12 of Brazil's World Cup stadiums, while also ramping up transit data in the tournament's host cities.

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Android TV is coming to Google I/O

Google's new TV platform looks to make a splash at Google I/O, Android 4.4.3 is released, and Google Street View really does capture "everything."

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