TITLE

My Mashup

AUTHOR(S)
Messinger, Leah
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Red Herring;4/16/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 14, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the launch of My Maps, a Google Inc.'s maps interface. My Maps allows visitors to easily create map-based mashups, which combine maps with personalized content, such as original text, embedded video, and uploaded photos. Google organized an internal Google contest that served as a trial run for My Maps, wherein Google employees developed mashups showing the best cafés in Paris, France. Analyst Greg Sterling wrote in an e-mail that My Maps gives people easy-to-use toots to be creative and generate their own mashups.
ACCESSION #
24879903

 

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