Blog post in the category Google

  • Google Maps UK

    Google maps has finally come to the UK. Now I might be able to use this a little more and find out what all the fuss has been about. The first thing I did was check my postcode and I can say it's very good and extremely detailed. Now, the next step i…

  • Google Taking On The World

    No, it's not about Google taking over the World on the internet. Google World is the latest application by the team over at Google. Based upon Keyhole, and taking their amazing work on Google Maps to another level. With Google World you are able to z…

  • Best Google Maps Application Ever (UK)

    Well, I had an idea for a Google Maps. I thought it would give me a great opportunity to get a key and play around with the Google Maps API. My idea was to integrate speed camera locations onto the maps for the UK. It would have allowed me to focus o…

  • Someones Birthday, Different Day

    Anyone notice that today Google changed their (not very well design) logo? They're celebrating their 7th birthday... Now, looking back at my archives I noticed on the 7th of September 2004 I announced Google's birthday. Is Google like the British Qu…

  • Google Mail UK

    On opening my browser this morning, my default tabs opened as normal, both Gmail and Google IG appeared. (Has this page got a proper name (and I'm not talking about the generic "personalized homepage" crap, and if not, why not!) Note that Googling fo…

  • Fight For Firefox

    Recently Google announced that with their Adsense program you are able to make money, albeit $1 per referral, by switching folks over to Firefox. The Firefox version you get is bundled with the official Google Toolbar, but that's not really a bad thi…

  • New Google Map Features

    Google have improved their mapping interface with better zooming capabilities. Continuous zoom. For users of Firefox and Internet Explorer on Windows, we provide a smooth, continuous zoom animation when you zoom in one level. This means using the scr…