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Google Maps Navigation ETA Distinguishes Lanes? [migrated]

Does anyone know if Google Maps distinguishes lines on jammed crossroads when displaying ETA (estimated time of arrival) for your current route? I frequently travel on roads that are marked as red (or ...
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How can I use Bing or Google Maps to show the traveled path?

I wonder if there's a functionality in Bing Maps or Google Maps that can present information of how I traveled on my bike. The input can be simply made by clicking on checkpoints and building the way ...
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Do non-Android users throw off the live traffic data provided by Google? [closed]

I was trying to get a better understanding of how Google reports live traffic on Google maps/navigation and came across this explanation from Google: "When we combine your speed with the speed of ...
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How to download Google 360 Photo Sphere as 1 image?

How can I download Google 360 Photo Sphere ? I checked out developer tools and every photo sphere is stitched together with tens or hundreds of images, it would take a long time to put them all ...
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Log in to Google Maps with my private (non-administered) account

This has been driving me crazy every couple of weeks for months now... I have two primary google accounts. One is my private account, the other is the corporate administered account. We'll call the ...
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Google Maps API and bandwidth consumption

I have a site that uses 2 Google Maps APIs. https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js and https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/json This "mapper" site communicates with 2 Google Maps APIs, ...
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Export custom Google Maps view to vector Format

I have created a custom Google Map including some markers. Now I'd like to export this map as vector Format, including the copyright notices, for printing them at a higher quality as my PNG screenshot ...
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xdotool, click and hold and move the mouse

I want to automate a task, I need to scroll a Google like map interface, what I essentially do normally is: Click an a spot Hold the clicking Move the mouse relatively 100 pixels left Stop holding ...
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Screenshot capture of google maps which has to be scrolled

I have read about this in some questions here , and tried almost all their solutions but none of them have worked for me for one reason or other. I want to take a snapshot from google maps, directions ...
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Favicon of Google Maps can change?

It is possible to change the favicon of Google Maps? I just want to use the favicon that I create in Google Maps for personal use
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Can I change the favicon of Google Maps?

It is possible to change the favicon of Google Maps? I want to be able to use a new favicon that I've created.
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Google Maps Darkened Areas

Does anybody know why or how areas on Google Earth become "darkened"? This is not in reference to deliberate places on the maps that are obfuscated by a government agency's request. For instance, in ...
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Why is Google Maps showing Google Search?

When we disable Javascript and visit maps.google.com, it shows the page for Google Search instead: I'm getting this behavior regardless of the browser used (Chrome/Firefox/Safari/Opera). What's ...
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How to calculate route in *Maps just by calling a URL?

Before Google Maps got its new "full screen" look, I could open a URL that looked something like this "http://maps.google.com/?q=%s" where %s was a string of the format "from: London to: Amsterdam". ...
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Generate heatmap using list of IP addresses

I have a list of IPv4 addresses and I want to generate a heatmap of where the IP addresses are located. Is it possible to do it? IF it is possible can anyone please tell me how to do it?
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Print resolution maps

I am trying to create a photobook with Aperture, but their maps are highly inaccurate (lots of lakes and even the whole Caspian sea is missing!). Online maps like Google Maps or Openstreetmap work ...
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Firefox: How to read the coordinates of the current place in Google Maps?

I have found a point of interest in Google Maps (using the most recent Firefox). How to get its coordinates?
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Google maps data mashup for private data?

Google maps/earth has a nice mashup tool. But it isn't for private data. Is there a mashup tool for mapping private data onto Google/Bing/etc maps?
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Can I force an update to IPGeolocation data?

So I just moved, so of course the MAC address of my WiFi router still shows me located at my previous residence (both Google and Bing maps). Do I need to wait until the next drive by from each of the ...
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Sites with Google Maps slowing to a crawl

In Chrome (and, strangely, also in FireFox to a lesser extent) I'm having a problem with sites that use Google Maps: GMaps itself, Bikely, Strava etc. After a while, rendering of the map gets ...
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How to transfer Google Earth route to Google Maps?

I have a GPX route, I imported it into Google Earth. Everything is fine, so I saved it as KMZ file. Then just for check, I imported KMZ back into Google Earth. No problem. The thing is, I would like ...
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Why do mobile map services (e.g. Google Maps) require turning WiFi or 3G on?

I don't understand why do mobile map services require turning WiFi or 3G on to show my current place. Most of mobiles have GPS and I turned it on. But they still require WiFi. Is there someone to ...
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Firefox performance Google Maps

I am developing a google mapi api implementation (v3), but I mainly use Firefox 12 for developing because of Firebug. I think Firebug is a great tool, much better than the one in Chrome. But compared ...
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How did Google Maps acquire my location? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does google My Location work? How does precise GeoLocation in HTML5 work? I fired up Google Maps in Chrome on my Mac Book Pro running Windows 7. To my ...
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How do I get the Google Maps URL from an iPhone photo?

I'm trying to find an easy way to get the URL (or pin) of a Google Map based on the GPS location attached to my iPhone images. I see the map for my pictures in iPhoto, but I cannot find any way to ...
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Trouble with Google Maps, Google Earth turning blue

Why does my map turn blue on Google Maps when I switch to the Earth view
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Compute Sunlight or Shade

I have a 3D building (Google SketchUp, displayed in Google Earth (or Maps)). Google earth has a feature to "show sunlight across a landscape". How do I show the building's shadow throughout the day? ...
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Google Maps: Where to upload the 3d models and the kml objects so everyone could see the 3D Objects?

I'm trying to add a 3d object to Google Earth. I'm making the model in Google SketchUp and the KML file but I don't know where to upload the file so that everyone who use google maps could see the ...
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How do I teach Chrome's omnibar to search in Google Maps?

It seems that the only site on the web that is unavailable for search via Chrome's omnibar is Google's own Maps. Is there any way I could teach the omnibar to search Google Maps?
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Google maps won't load

I have a Macbook Pro running Snow leopard and when on a static broadband Maps loads well. We take the laptop on our boat and using an O2 Dongle we can download most things given a good signal. Until ...
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Is there a way to extract elevation data from Google Earth?

I'm searching for a way to get "elevation" data from Google Earth maps in a file and then to do level curves. Do you know one?
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How can I make context menus in Google Maps not get hidden by context menus in Firefox?

Google Maps provides a useful context menu — AKA right click menu — within its map area. When I visit Google Maps with Firefox 3.6 or Firefox 4, I have a hard time accessing that menu ...
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alternatives to google maps for large-scale GIS viewers?

I would like to view a map of Indonesia / Australia / New Zealand like Google Maps, except that I'd like to customize the layers viewed: I'd like to use a topographic/bathymetric basemap, and show ...
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Software to plan a city trip

I'm looking for an app that will help me with planning a trip. For example I'm going to NYC this weekend and I'll be walking around the city a lot and I also have a lot of places I'd like to visit. ...
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Are there mapping utilities out there that will let me import geo position data (lat/long) and plot the points on a map?

I have a data file with a bunch of lat/long positions. Is there any mapping software out there (google maps, etc) that will allow me to import the positions from the file and plot them on a map? I ...
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Is there a Windows app for accessing my cell phone's GPS chip for Google Maps?

I'm travelling by train using my notebook with a Sony Ericsson cellphone connected as a modem. The phone has a GPS chip for using Google Maps. Is there a Windows app which can connect to the phone's ...
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Website/app to geocode accurate co-ords from an address? [closed]

Ok i've tried a couple and they've been miles out. I don't need anything automated or any json / xml etc just a good website where i can paste in an address, receive co-ords and then paste elsewhere. ...
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Adding many points to a personalized Google map

I wish to create a personalized google map (as is shown here), I see it is possible to import a geo file (KML, KMZ or GeoRSS) with many points. I would love to use that but don't know how to create ...
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Display tracert on Google or Bing Maps

Is there a program of perhaps website that can display a list of ip-adresses on Google or Bing maps? For instance, if I do tracert -d www.youtube.com, I'll get a bunch of IP-addresses, displaying the ...
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Merging Two KML Files to Display Them with Different Marker Icons on Google Maps

Let's say that I have two spreadsheets with addresses. I uploaded these spreadsheets into Google Fusion Tables, geocoded the addresses, and exported the results as KML files. Now, I want to take these ...
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How to create a zooming effect in a slideshow presentation?

I would like to create a presentation, similar to Power Point slides, but with a Google Maps feature. When you zoom in in Google Maps, the content becomes more detailed. That's exactly what I need for ...
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Mapping software for Acer Aspire One netbook

I want some suggestions for Windows Xp software. I travel a lot and do not have Google maps all the time. i want an offline mapping app like TomTom maps on my ultra portable netbook.
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how to take screenshot of my whole city from google maps in maximum possible zoom?

how to take screenshot of my whole city from google maps in maximum possible zoom position?
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Can i download a Google map on computer as PDF from A to B for offline viewing

I want to go somewhere and i want to download the whole route with direction as pdf . Is it possible
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How can I select particular city on google map?

I want to select particular city on google map but I cant find the way.
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Searching for Blog-Software with Postgres + Maps support

Hy, I'm searching for a Weblog-Software (programming language doesnt matter, PHP is OK) which supports two things: PostgreSQL-Support Maps Integration: I want to show the people where I curently am, ...
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How to map a route on google maps using gps coordinates

If I were to collect a series of gps coordinates with a device, how could I view those points on google maps in a route? Note that this is not a consumer device.
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Where can I find Google Maps with a geopolitical overlay, as in colored countries? [closed]

FOUND IT, at last (as close as it gets) I am looking for Google Maps (or any other interactive map) with a geopolitical overlay of the world (colored countries). I'm not interested in Google API ...
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control google street view with a game controller

Is there a way to control google street view with a game controller ?
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How to prevent Google Maps from using Google Gears under Chrome

I've just allowed Google Maps to access my current location by enabling Google gears for the same service. I want to know how do I disable Google Gears now, even for Google Maps or any other website ...