Google finally launches Cube, play your way through a cubic Google Maps world

Back in January, Google released a teaser video for a Google maps-based game that was set to be released in February.  But February, came and went and the game wasn't released.  Now, Google has finally quietly launched the game online at www.playmapscube.com. Travel through New York, Tokyo and … [Read more...]

Google registers ‘Maps Matter’ domain names

With changes being released for Google Maps like business interiors in Street View, it appears an online marketing campaign might be in store for the search engine giant. On October 28, 2011, Google registered a handful of domains like MapsMatter.com and WhyMapsMatter.com. While neither … [Read more...]

WorldWondersProject.com: Google buys domain for secret new site [UPDATED]

In September I wrote about Google acquiring the domain name OneWorldManyStories.com after the domain name had expired. Then, in early October, Google unveiled the 'One World Many Stories' website that showcases stories of how people use Google Earth to discover more about the world.  The site was … [Read more...]