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Force iOS 8 to use Google Maps

With iOS 8, Apple makes it easier to navigate using alternatives to Apple Maps.

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Google Street View combs the Arabian desert via camel

The search giant's Street View images take you on a virtual tour of the Liwa Desert in the United Arab Emirates.

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A walk in the park: Google Maps hits the trails in California

Against the scenic backdrop of Northern California's Mount Tam, the search giant unveils its latest effort to stitch together a comprehensive view of the world.

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The upcoming Nexus 6 gets leaked with more pics

Google's taking more control over its Android and Android Wear Operating Systems, LG is working on a 3G smartwatch that won't need a smartphone and the Nexus 6 is coming soon.

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Panoramio founders try persuading Google not to kill site

Users of the site for sharing geotagged photos are upset Google is migrating to its Views service instead, and now the founders want Google to reverse course.

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Google Views' growth means death for longtime photo-sharing service

The little-known Panoramio service will eventually disappear as Google moves to a new Views option for sharing location-linked photos -- and adding imagery to Google Maps.

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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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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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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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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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