Beset By Traffic Via Navigation Apps, Town Restricts AccessThe New Jersey town of Leonia started barring the use of side streets to non-residents during the morning and evening commutes Monday. Violators could face a $200 fine.
Community Retaliates Against Waze Users, Bans Out-Of-Town DriversA small New Jersey community is set to crack down on motorists who use Waze and other navigation apps to find shortcuts through their town.
Google Maps Users Can Soon Broadcast Location To Friends, FamilyGoogle Maps users will soon be able to broadcast their movements to friends and family via the app - the latest test of how much privacy people are willing to sacrifice in an era of rampant sharing.
Trump Tower Temporarily Renamed 'Dump Tower' On Google MapsSomeone temporarily renamed Donald Trump’s midtown Manhattan building on Google Maps, and the new moniker wasn’t exactly flattering.
More Ads Coming To Google's MapsYou may start seeing more ads when getting directions from Google's popular mapping service.
Once A Laughingstock, Apple Maps Now Dominates iPhonesApple Maps quickly became the butt of jokes when it debuted in 2012. It overlooked many towns and businesses and misplaced famous landmarks.
Google Street View Cars To Map Bay Area Pollution LevelsFrom car exhaust, to soot and even cigarette smoke, Google Maps will soon show the pollution you and your neighbors are breathing in.
Virtual Tour Of North Bay Vineyards, Breweries, Scenic Spots Along Highway 101 On Google Street ViewYou won't need a designated driver to tour wineries and breweries along California's Route 101 anymore now that the scenic route has been added to Street Street View on Google Maps.
Hidden Message? Android Seen Urinating On Apple Logo In Google MapsThe Google and Apple rivalry just took bathroom humor to a new level.
Uber Buys San Jose-Based deCarta Navigation TechnologyUber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that may help the rapidly growing ride-hailing service lessen its dependence on navigation services supplied by Google and Apple.
How To Save Money On A Trip To EuropeWith a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.
MTC Uses High-Tech Traffic Reporting To Decongest Bay Area FreewaysThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes that with these traffic reporting technologies, it will be possible to squeeze another 20 percent efficiency out of Bay Area freeways.