Facing Fees, Some Sites Are Bypassing Google Maps (New York Times)

When it comes to offering online maps to their users, some companies have been leaving Google Maps and setting out for less familiar territory.

In the seven years since it was introduced, Google’s offering of street maps, satellite photos and street-level views has become the dominant player in the world of online mapping, displacing earlier entrants like AOL’s MapQuest. According to comScore, 71 percent of the 91.7 million people in the United States who looked at maps online in February used Google Maps.



Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article
Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
The Future: Eighteen for ’18 and beyond
More Editorial  
Jobs
Senior Formal FAE Location OPEN for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
Applications Engineer for intersil at Palm Bay, FL
Principle Electronic Design Engr for Cypress Semiconductor at San Jose, CA
ASIC Hardware Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Design Verification Engineer for intersil at Morrisville, NC
Upcoming Events
Essentials of Digital Technology at MD - Feb 13 - 14, 2018
IPC APEX EXPO 2018 at San Diego Convention Center San Diego CA - Feb 24 - 1, 2018
DVCon US 2018 at Double Tree Hotel San Jose CA - Feb 26 - 1, 2018
5th EAI International Conference on Big data and Cloud Computing Challenges at Vandalur, Kelambakkam high road chennai Tamil Nadu India - Mar 8 - 9, 2018



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise