Videos

Transport Tracker Solution for Google Maps – Geocasts

1 year ago
Create a Transport Tracker to track and manage moving assets like buses or delivery trucks. An Android app captures the location of your vehicles and stores it in a Firebase Realtime Database. A map built with the Google Maps JavaScript API provides realtime visibility of your vehicles, routes and schedules. More at: developers.google.com/maps/solutions/transport-tracker/ Check out […]

Exploring Google Maps Solutions (Google I/O ’17)

1 year ago
The Google Maps APIs provide the ingredients to developing great location apps. In this session, we’ll dive into end-to-end Maps solutions, providing you with great recipes for putting these ingredients together. The session will cover multiple solutions, including the Google I/O Transport Tracker. Its built using the Google Maps APIs, integrates with Firebase and runs […]

A Sense of Place in Your Apps (Google I/O ’17)

1 year ago
Place means something different to everyone. Where we come from, where we work, where we live– these are all ways of making sense of the world around us. In this session, we’ll dive into how “place” manifests itself to different developers, unlocking meaningful impact to their users’ experience in the real world. Developers can expect […]

Building Place-based Experiences Part 2 – Geocasts

1 year ago
Visit the Google Places API page here: goo.gl/wyHXyj In part 2 of this series, Laurence Moroney and Alyssa the AI present how to build a place-based experience in Android. In this episode you’ll learn all about place detection and the APIs that you can use to determine if you are at real-world places like coffee […]

Building Place-based Experiences, Part 1 – Geocasts

2 years ago
Google Places API documentation: goo.gl/TFuHOh In part 1 of this series, Laurence Moroney and Alyssa the AI present how to build a place-based experience in Android. In it you’ll learn how to use the Place API Place Picker to find and choose real-world places, and store their IDs in a Firebase database in order to […]
Orchestrate Google Maps – Geocasts

Orchestrate Google Maps – Geocasts

2 years ago
Click here for more about Google Maps APIs: goo.gl/pWhgiW In part 4 of this series, Ankur Kotwal presents a tour of the Google Maps API Web Services to help you orchestrate the use of Geo data in your apps. Watch all Geocasts videos: goo.gl/8V5VZ6 Subscribe to the Google Developers Channel: goo.gl/mQyv5L
Integrate Google Maps – Geocasts

Integrate Google Maps – Geocasts

2 years ago
Google Maps API: goo.gl/TOVHbI Continuing our series on Maps in your Apps or sites, Ankur Kotwal guides you through integration — tightly knitting Google Maps into your app and getting access to some powerful functionality such as marker clustering, heatmaps and more. Watch all Geocasts videos: goo.gl/8V5VZ6 Subscribe to the Google Developers Channel: goo.gl/mQyv5L
Incorporate Google Maps – Geocasts

Incorporate Google Maps – Geocasts

2 years ago
Read the Google Maps APIs documentation: goo.gl/hN2aCA In the second of 4 videos on using Maps in your Apps or sites, Laurence Moroney guides you through the process of incorporation — going deeper into using Maps APIs to build better apps. Subscribe to the Google Developers Channel for more Geocasts videos: goo.gl/mQyv5L
Delegate your Maps – Geocasts

Delegate your Maps – Geocasts

2 years ago
In the first of 4 videos on using Maps in your Apps or sites, Laurence Moroney guides you through the process of delegation — where you let Google Maps do the work for you! Google Maps API documentation: goo.gl/1TU53a Subscribe to the Google Developers Channel for more Geocasts videos: goo.gl/mQyv5L
Styling your Maps – Geocasts

Styling your Maps – Geocasts

2 years ago
Cross-platform custom map styling is here! The Google Maps APIs support you in creating beautiful styled maps for your Android and iOS apps as well as your website. The same JSON style object that is used to style your map with the Google Maps JavaScript API works on mobile. Styling Wizard – goo.gl/yJt2bB Share your […]
Google Maps APIs: Location Features in Web Sites

Google Maps APIs: Location Features in Web Sites

2 years ago
Learn to use the Google Maps APIs to add maps and location features into your website. Create Street View panoramas, use distance and directions calculations, and find business data using Google’s JavaScript API and Web Service APIs. Take the course at www.udacity.com/course/google-maps-apis–ud864. For all courses developed by Udacity and Google, see udacity.com/google Subscribe to the […]

Code the Road: Hamburg Recap

3 years ago
People around the world want to know how they can help the refugees and migrants caught up in the crisis in Europe, the Middle East and Northern Africa. As part of Code the Road Europe, we partnered with Ubilabs, a Google Maps for Work partner, to host a 24 hour hackathon dedicated to helping expand […]