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Google Maps adds one million public transit stop schedules

Google Maps adds one million public transit stop schedules

Google has revealed the latest update to its Maps service, collaborating with hundreds of transit authorities around the world to make a comprehensive resource for millions of riders to find out which bus, train, subway or tram can take them to their next destination. Today, Google Maps has public transportation schedules for more than one million transit stops worldwide, in nearly 500 cities including New York, London, Tokyo and Sydney.

Experiment to show hotel prices in Google Maps

Experiment to show hotel prices in Google Maps

26th Mar 2010 Hotel News

Google Maps has started experimenting with a new feature, allowing internet users to view specific prices for selected hotel listings. Speaking on the LatLong Blog, the search giant said their products were often one of the first stops travellers make to find and compare hotels.

Google Launches Place Pages for Google Maps

Google Launches Place Pages for Google Maps

25th Sep 2009 Focus

Google has enhanced the functionality of Google Maps with an exciting new tool – Place Pages for Google Maps. Each Place Page has all the relevant information – photos, videos, reviews, related websites, popular attractions, maps, directions, etc. – listed on one single page.