GOOGLE MAPS FAKE TRAFFIC JAM
Fake traffic jam, vandalised Android logo: Every time pranksters tricked Google Maps before its anniversary
Recently, a Berlin-based artist created a faux traffic jam outside Google office with 99 phones.
Bengalureans don't have to wait at traffic signals for too long, thanks to Google Maps data
The IT hub now uses Google Maps traffic data to t...
'Congestion' & 'Slowdowns': New options on Google Maps will alert you of traffic snarls
People can report slowdowns, allowing Google Maps to ...
Google will rescue bike-riders caught in traffic jams
Two-wheeler mode in Maps shows trip routes that use “shortcuts” not accessible to cars and trucks. It also provides customized traffic and arrival-time estimations, said Google.
Delhi Traffic Police to use Google Maps to decongest roads
In south Delhi, on stretches like the Rao Tula Ram flyover, Aurobindo Marg, Mehrauli-Badarpur Road and Ring Road, there are traffic snarls through the day.
Meet the man who'll map ATMs with cash, traffic too
Meet 49-year-old Shiv Shankar, whose mapping platform MapsHalli is assisting citizens to locate ATMs with cash.
Will soon need choppers for emergencies: HC
Emergency services in the capital may soon have to rely on choppers, the Delhi high court observed on Thursday, commenting on the increasing traffic in the city.
A personal loss, a $2-mn win & a soaring ambition led Sebastian Thrun on the road to innovation
Thrun has made it his life’s mission to encourage people to quit the thrills of the driver’s seat.
Delhi's pollution woes: The odds are even to clean the air across Indian cities
A spike in air pollution is not a predictor of failure because, in the short term, air pollution levels are dominated by meteorological conditions like winds.
Smart maps can help save $8 billion in India: Study
The study also said that smart maps will make commuting more efficient in India, helping consumers and businesses alike.
8am-8pm is 'Delhi's new rush hour': CSE study
On weekdays, the average speed was 26 kmph, which was 50 to 60% lower than UTTIPEC's street design standard speed, and 35 to 48% lower than the regulated speed of 40-50 kmph.
How to turn your car into a Wi-Fi hotspot on wheels
Connectivity on the move is useful for everything from avoiding traffic jams to staying in touch to keeping the kids pacified in the back seat.
Seven best apps to use in your car
The likes of Apple Car Play and Android Auto paving the way for those who appreciate a dashboard full of gadgets and goodies.
Who’s winning the self-driving car race?
In the next three years, almost all of these contenders will be able show off cars capable of navigating city streets at casual speeds along firmly fixed routes.
Pokemon craze sparks search for ships, alien creatures
The runaway popularity of the app where users roam real world places in search of virtual pocket monsters has focused developers on the potential of enriching game content with on-location data.
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