Monday Jun 23
Weekly Brief: Google to add real-time satellite imaging to Google Maps
Google makes a $500-million acquisition for satellite imaging, as Toyota rolls out a new telematics service in Japan and BMW expands its telematics offerings in South Africa.
TomTom Powers MapQuesta s Core Map Data with New Partnership
"We are delighted to enhance the digital mapping network of MapQuest with this partnership," commented Charles Cautley, Managing Director of TomTom Licensing.
Rafat Ali's Skift Buys Travel Site Gadling From AOL For 'Way Under $10M'
AOL today made its latest move in divesting assets that it no longer sees as core to its main business: it sold the travel site Gadling.com to Skift, the travel news portal started by Rafat Ali, who previously had founded paidContent.* At the same time, Skift signed a partnership with AOL in which Skift will use AOL-owned MapQuest's mapping ... (more)