Posts Tagged: online mapping


Tencent hits the road (and goes off the beaten path) to create China's biggest 'street view'

Tencent hits the road (and goes off the beaten path) to create China’s biggest ‘street view’

Started with just three areas in late 2011, Tencent’s (HKG:0700) street view imagery is now the most comprehensive in China. In a coun...

  • January 3, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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Baidu’s ‘Map of Love’ Lets People Pin a Valentine’s Message, or Find a Date

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has got itself into the spirit of Valentine’s Day and created a special “map of love” using both its m...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Sogou Maps Expands 3D Maps API, Brings Free Voice Navigation to Android App

Sogou Maps has Google’s rival service in its sight in China as its opens up its 3D maps API and adds voice navigation to its Android a...

  • September 6, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Baidu Maps Gets 8-Bit 3D Views, Makes Real Life Feel Like Sim City [UPDATED]

China’s biggest search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), is hosting its annual Baidu World event today, so new features are being dished ou...

  • September 3, 2012
  • at 2:36 pm
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Ready For Your Close-Up? Tencent’s Online Maps Bring StreetView to China

The Chinese search engine Soso.com has added a Google-esque ‘StreetView’ feature to its online maps. It launched over the weeken...

  • December 27, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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