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webOS Nation Best of 2012 winners
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 31, 2012
2012 was a weird year for webOS, and we decided it was best if the webOS Nation Best of 2012 Awards reflected that. As did you, with nearly four thousand votes cast, it's time to reveal the...
Homebrew Google Maps updated with 45° imagery, indoor Street View, and OpenStree
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by Derek Kessler
Dec 05, 2012
One of our favorite homebrew apps has received another update, enabling yet more functionality. The app is Google Maps, an unofficial homebrew replacement for the Bing Maps app that brings far more...
Google Maps Pin Marker
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by Adam Marks
Nov 28, 2012
At webOS Nation we are big fans of the homebrew Google Maps app by Jan Herman (72ka). It brings many needed features that were absent from the official old-and-defunct Google Maps or the new Bing...
Google Maps Share Results
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by Adam Marks
Nov 12, 2012
Performing a search in webOS for a business is one of the easiest tasks, simply by performing a google search right from Just Type or by using a variety of apps that have Just Type integration. You...
Google Maps Street
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by Adam Marks
Oct 22, 2012
At webOS Nation we are big fans of the homebrew Google Maps app. It brings many needed features that were absent from the official old-and-defunct Google Maps or the new Bing Maps in an easy to use...
Google Maps follow mode
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by Adam Marks
Oct 10, 2012
The Google Maps homebrew app, as we recently tipped, is a significant enhancement to the mapping experience on webOS as compared to either the original Google Maps app or the current Bing maps....
Google Maps views
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by Adam Marks
Oct 01, 2012
Although webOS has officially abandoned Google Maps in favor of Bing maps, the homebrew developer Jan Herman (72ka) has been actively working on a homebrew Google Maps app that not only surpasses the...
aHomebrewer brings Google Maps back to webOS, makes it so much better than befor
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by Derek Kessler
Apr 20, 2012
webOS launched with Google Maps integration, but after Palm was bought by Microsoft best-buddy HP, they switched over to Redmond's solution of Bing Maps. There are reasons to like Bing Maps -...
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by Derek Kessler
Nov 03, 2011
There are a few advantages to how Palm structured the Google Maps app to be stored in the cloud and downloaded practically every time you launched it. For one, it was a true “cloud app,” and that...
TIP
by Adam Marks
Oct 23, 2011
This tip is only for devices running webOS 3.0 and higher Although Bing Maps has replaced Google Maps as the standard mapping app in webOS, you can still access the http://maps.google.com...