Geocoding has recently launched in:
- Russia (for 24 cities)
- ..Back on May 8th geocoding was launched for Brazil, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary and Portugal
Sweden - http://maps.google.se
Denmark - http://maps.google.dk (Check out Soren Johannessen's post about this..)
Google acquires photo sharing Google Maps mashup Panoramio:
Google Maps Mania has long followed the introduction of Panoramio, the photo sharing site that lets you map your photos using both Google Maps and Google Earth. The Panoramio team is excited to announce that Google has acquired their company! Check out the blog post link above for all the details - And be sure to check out Panoramio!
New feature: Add your reviews to businesses on Google Maps - Do you love a certain pizza place or want to tell the world about a restaurant that makes a mean cheeseburger? Tell the world about it using a new feature on Google Maps - User business reviews. From the Google LatLong Blog: "..Search for your favorite places and click on the "More Info" link. From there, click on "Write a Review" to start giving your two cents."
Google Maps Tour Updated! - Take a look at the new tour on Google Maps to learn how to make use of all its features!
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