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As hospitality moves to become more Local, Google maps also upgrades its offer to cover more local activities with easier navigation and richer content. We covered this a while back with examples how local hotels and marketers can capitalize on mapping to build local expert systems for travellers.
and this from Tnooz- Now the – Google Maps Gallery “No, the Google Maps Gallery enables authoritative publishers to overlay their content on top of Google’s base map and make it accessible and useful. Unlike Google Map Maker or Project Groundtruth, our goal is to help public data providers distribute their content, not to incorporate that content into the base map.” – See more at: http://www.tnooz.com/article/google-launches-gallery-to-make-maps-more-discoverable/#utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Tnooz+%28Tnooz%29