Tag Archives: Google Places

Google Places how-to videos, featuring Professor Emoji

Google has been working hard to make their Places app your number one resource for finding things to do. Whether you want to see a movie, visit a museum, or grab a bite of authentic mediterranean cuisine, Google Places has something in mind for you. But it can’t make appropriate recommendations unless you start rating businesses and letting Google in on… Read more

Google gets Hotpot cooking in Portland with NFC

Last month, Google announced a new service that would integrate with their Places database, culling crowd-sourced ratings information, your own ratings information, and that of your friends for the purpose of recommending cool new Places for you to check out. It’s called Hotpot, and it just might trim down or even eliminate your annual percentage of… Read more