Catching up geonews, here's the recent Google-related geonews.
From official sources:
- The latest Google Maps 6.7 for Android introduces Google Offers and Indoor walking directions
- We mentioned Speadsheet Mapper in 2008, and now Spreadsheet Mapper 3 is available, in short, "Spreadsheet Mapper is a tool that enables anyone to easily create a well-designed KML file to show off their data in Google Earth and Maps"
- The Baltic nations of Estonia and Latvia are now in Street View
- Here's the 2012 'Model your Town' winner, Getaria, Spain
- In Google Maps, 'work' and 'home' made their way to My Places
- Regarding Google Earth Builder that was renamed Google Maps Engine, nonprofits can have it for free
- Here's the latest improvements of the Google Places API searches
- And of course there was an imagery update on May 14th, and on May 4th too
From other sources:
- Slashdot mentioned Google Gets Driverless License For Nevada Roads
- At the beginning of the month, the GEB showed the One World Trade Center building model in Google Earth, and later, Saint Basil's Cathedral
- Using Google's Fusion Table on mobile devices? Look at My Fusion Tables
- Slashdot discussed a story named Google Releases Key Part of Street View Pipeline