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Google Maps 4.0

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Street addresses for places that don't have one 🗺️

Plus Codes is a simple and consistent addressing system that works across India and globally. This system is based on dividing the geographical surface of the Earth into tiny ‘tiled areas’, attributing a unique code to each of them

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Official Google India Blog
At Google Maps, our objective has always been about organizing all location-related information, and making it more accessible and relevant for Indian users. Address search is critical for delivering on this mission. In India, we know how challenging it can be to reach a given residential address.
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The hyper-accurate Google Maps replacement

Navigate directly to the door with our cutting-edge maps with seamless APIs, frameworks, and data licensing at a fraction of what competitors charge. We have the highest accuracy geocoder worldwide. Addresses are doorway-accurate and include entrance definition, such as primary, secondary, parking garage, and freight docks.

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TechCrunch
If you are a developer and you want to use the Google Maps Platform to power direction or other location-based features in your applications, things can quickly get expensive. Mapfit, which today announced that it has raised a $5.5 million funding round, promises to challenge Google on price while offering geocoding services and vector-based maps that are ju… See more
Seeking Alpha
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See where your Tesla can take you around the world 🚗 ⚡️

Go Anywhere | Tesla allows users to enter any destination and find out how a Tesla can take them there. It includes stop durations, total trip time and gas savings.

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Fortune
Tesla has launched a trip planner on its website to give prospective buyers insight into what it means to own its electric vehicles.
Engadget
To date, using Tesla's trip planning tool has meant sitting inside your electric car while you map a route that takes you past charging stations. That doesn't make much sense if you're gearing up for vacation, does it? There's now a better way: Tesla has launched a web version of its trip planner to use while you're still sitting at your desk.
TechCrunch
Curious about what it's like to plan a long road trip as an electric vehicle owner? Tesla thinks you just might be, so now it's launching a web-based version of its trip planning tool, which was previously only available to Tesla owners via the in-car navigation system.
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HolaBrief is an online tool that helps you to ask all the right questions and make any design brief easy, collaborative and most importantly, useful. Because you can’t solve a problem you don’t understand.

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Medium
A lot happened since my last post talking about my branding process. I started new projects with clients I already had which made me realise how much they trust me. I met new people willing to start new collaborations.
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Helping everyone talk about everywhere

New app, now with saved locations. what3words enables people to identify and share any precise location using just three words. The world has been divided into a grid of 3m x 3m squares each with a unique address. It works in multiple languages, offline and is easier to use that GPS and more accurate than street addressing.

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Financial Times
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The Economist
LAST year, a brush fire threatened the home of Ganhuyag Chuluun Hutagt, who lives in Mongolia's capital, Ulaanbaatar. Instead of giving the fire brigade his address, though, Mr Ganhuyag had to guide them to the blaze by describing a series of landmarks along the way.
TechRadar
One of the biggest running jokes in tech is the 'we want to change the world for the better' trope coming from Silicon Valley companies. With Facebook changing its entire mission statement to be about changing the world for the better, it seems like an ideal time to question whether a tech company can truly be the servant of two masters: the good of society … See more
The Telegraph
Postcodes are "no longer fit for purpose" as three in four people in the UK have an address that does not lead directly to the door of their home or business, according to new research.
TED
With what3words, Chris Sheldrick and his team have divided the entire planet into three-meter squares and assigned each a unique, three-word identifier, like famous.splice.writers or blocks.evenly.breed, giving a precise address to the billions of people worldwide who don't have one.
Nytimes
As a young reporter, I lived in Managua, Nicaragua. The city had been leveled by an earthquake in 1972 and never rebuilt. It was still a bit of a moonscape. It's different now, but back then few streets had names and the houses had no addresses - not as we know them, anyway.
Fortune
Daimler has taken a 10% stake in what3words, a startup whose addressing system will be integrated in Mercedes-Benz's new vehicles.
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