Archive for the 'Local Search' Category

Google Street View Comes to Mobile

Posted by Nadir on September 17th, 2008

This is probably the most exciting news I’ve ever heard in mobile search: Google Street Views is coming to mobile phones. Google announced today that its Google Mobile Application now includes Street View. And it’s the same level of quality than what you can see from your desktop.

Local Mobile Search: Google Launches User Reviews

Posted by Nadir on July 18th, 2008

When you just arrive in a new town and are looking for a good restaurant, the only way for most people is to use their cell phone and call a local directory, or use a search engine.

Enkin: Revolutionary GPS Application for Android

Posted by Nadir on April 16th, 2008

If you take two Computational Visualistics students, give them Google Android’s SDK and motivate them with a $275.000 award , you’ll get Enkin, a revolutionary handheld navigation concept.