Michael Iams, the company principal product manager, said 'MapQuest
's Android app speaks to our mission of offering smart, accurate mobile mapping solutions, and reflects our commitment to open map information that can be shared and improved collaboratively.
When the deal closes, Huffington herself will become the executive in charge of all of AOL's editorial content, including its aggressive local-news operations Patch.com, as well as operations such as Endgadget, TechCrunch, MapQuest
Yahoo Maps is looking to rebound since Google and MapQuest
have overtaken a large section of the map platform market.
Three of the other services -- MapQuest
, Navteq/Map24 and Falk Online -- have a similar focus.
NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), which creates, updates, enhances, licenses and distributes a digital map database, reported yesterday (20 May) that its agreement with MapQuest
, the mapping website in the US, has been expanded.
The beta launch of a new API for Adobe ActionScript has been announced by MapQuest
, a Internet, wireless and business solutions provider, enabling developers to use a toolset with the benefits of ActionScript 3.0.
The new version also offers: Job History, which stores jobs in the same way the Quote History stores estimates; Customizable Job Ticket, a new, customizable report that is exported to Excel; optional Request A Quote capabilities, a customizable Web form that allows customers to request a quote through a printer's Web site; link to MapQuest
.com for directions to include with shipping manifest reports.
Where traditional, two-dimensional maps are already available online at sites such as MapQuest
.com, projects underway at Google and Microsoft will eventually let users click around through immersive and interactive 3-D versions of city streets while sitting at their desktop computers.
* Travel (Travel & Leisure, Southern Living, Midwest Living, Sunset, Independent Traveler.com, MapQuest
The company's client roster has a variety of national and local names, including Russell Corp., GE Access, MapQuest
and Noodles & Co.
Viewers can also link into Mapquest
to see the exact location.
Maps of Afghanistan are visible everywhere, from local newspapers to Mapquest