Google Maps Goes Indoors, Pinpoints Orange Julius in Crowded Malls

As malls get bigger and more cluttered, it's getting harder to find the Hot Dog on a Stick or the shoe section at Macy's. Well, mall rats rejoice; Google's My Location feature just got an indoor upgrade to help navigate your way through malls, airports, and department stores. » 11/29/11 12:42pm 11/29/11 12:42pm

Google Maps for Mobile 2.0 Provides Faux-GPS with 'My Location'

Google has just announced Google Maps for Mobile 2.0 which will allow people without GPS-enabled phones to pinpoint their location on their handsets. Using its new "My Location" technology, which uses the location of nearby cell towers to determine your location, it delivers a makeshift GPS-like locator on many phones… » 11/28/07 12:32pm 11/28/07 12:32pm