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French GPS service Coyote to take Waze to court over “unfair competition”

French startup Coyote thinks that Waze (acquired by Google, 2013) has gone a bit too far with the precision of highway radar guns, according to LesEchos. Coyote, which offers a GPS navigation hardware device for your car similar to Garmin or Tom Tom, says that French law prohibits exact precision as to where speed traps […]

Google Transit launches metro & RER directions in Paris

Google Transit launches metro & RER directions in Paris

Google France announced today that Google Maps will now include public transit directions, a tool that has long been lacking for Paris users, considering the amazing public transportation here. The public transit directions include¬†approximations for¬†departure and arrival times for RER (trains), the Metro, and the bus system. Coming off the release os iOS6, where even […]

Google Indoor Maps now shows FNAC, CDG, Casino & More

Google Indoor Maps now shows FNAC, CDG, Casino & More

Google announced today that their Indoor Maps feature, which first launched showing the Mall of America and other large landmarks, now features select museums, stores & airports in France. Among the list of places available for view is Paris’ Charles De Gaulle airport, supermarkets such as Casino, Carrefour, and Monoprix, major retail stores like FNAC, […]