More posts about “maps”


Transit Route Planning Is Coming to GNOME Maps

Transit routing features are headed to GNOME Maps, the open-source desktop map app for Linux. GNOME developer Marcus Lundblad detailed the upcoming changes, which will include the ability to reverse routes, in a blog post. […]

16 February 2017
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Google Earth Update Fixes Several Linux Bugs, Adds New Icon

The latest bug fix update to Google Earth desktop app finally allows Linux users to see Panoramio photos without pesky workarounds, and adds a new app icon.

4 September 2016

GNOME Maps Is Back On Track Thanks to Mapbox

The desktop GNOME Maps app hit a dead-end earlier this month after the free service it used to display maps changed it usage policy.

31 July 2016

GNOME Maps Hits A Dead End, Can No Longer Display Maps

If you were set to plan your weekend activities using the GNOME Maps application, you'll need to change course.

14 July 2016
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You Can Now Edit OpenStreetMap Info In GNOME Maps

GNOME Maps 3.20 will allow users to add and edit OpenStreetMap data for points of interest, such as businesses, restaurants and cafes.

14 February 2016

GNOME Maps Adds Foursquare, Facebook Places ‘Check In’

GNOME Maps is now sporting some near integration with Foursquare, the popular location-based recommendation service and social network.

7 January 2015

Nokia HERE To Provide Ubuntu Phones With Faster, More Accurate Location Data

Ubuntu developers will shortly be able to take advantage of accurate location positioning data in apps built for Ubuntu for devices.

30 July 2014

‘Mappero’ Offers Native ‘Maps’ App for Ubuntu Touch

There are a number of applications that I see as being 'key' to a mobile OS - and some sort of Maps app is one of them.

30 October 2013

GNOME 3.10 – The 10 Best Features & Changes

GNOME 3.10, the latest version of the popular free and open-source desktop environment, was released earlier today bringing with it new features, apps, bug-fixes and interface enhancements.

25 September 2013
Placeholder koala image shows ubuntu servers around the world

Information is so much easier to digest - and so much more impressive to look at - when you can see it presented graphically. Like these map of Ubuntu servers in use around the world.

6 April 2011
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Emerillon map viewer for gnome: seriously nifty

Emerillon (pronounced 'Ey-may-ree-yon', fact fans) desktop map viewer for GNOME is an incredibly nifty tool to have around. Whether you're planning a journey, need to check cycle routes in your area or just fancy a nose around, Emerillon can do it all.

11 February 2011