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Is there a way to use Google Location Sharing to send notifications to my phone?

Me and my boyfriend share our locations with each other. When he leaves the office and his location updates I'd like to get a notification to my phone that to notify me that he's on his way home. I ...
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Need to know the total number of vehicles at any given point on a google map [closed]

Google Map APIs, Waze APIs, Apple APIs, Twitter APIs, City Transport APIs to see if any of these will provide the details around total number of vehicles at a given point on a google map
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What Google Maps Api should I use for selecting specific address across the world?

There are several Google maps api in Google could platform but I'm confused which one I should use for picking up specific locations. I want to make the address field very easy for customers so that ...
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Is there an API or software that can provide historic traffic data?

I am looking for a API or software that can provide historical traffic data for a given location. I am open to something that doesn't quite meet my needs but the important thing is that it is historic ...
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Monitoring Android app with map and reporting

I want to create a simple android app, to add markers on google map and to save data in the cloud. We are currently volunteers in a national park and we want to mark some animals. So I want to ...
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Alternatives for google nearby

After last year Map API pricing changes I need to find alternatives.Are there any good alternatives to Google Nearby Service or Places? What about openstreetmap ? I need to find nearby places and ...
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Alternative to Google Places API [closed]

Is there an alternative to Google Places API where in we can get the list of entities e.g.(restaurants, schools, etc.) in a given area (coordinates, langitude, longitude, or similar). the Google ...
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Recommendation of library for showing India states and further its district

So, I want to show some states as inactive states and others in inactive states. further clicking on the active state, I would like to show its districts(sector). Lastly, the event clicks if clicked ...
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Google Assistant voice command to geotag the current GPS coordinates onto a specified Google map

I'm looking for a Google Assistant voice command that will geotag the current GPS coordinates onto a specified Google map. Does such a thing exist?
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What can I use to scrape and interact with google maps?

I would like to know a tool (maybe in python) to interactw with and scrape data of those kinda custom google maps. Such as this one: Or this:
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Create custom maps where specific streets get specific colour

I'm looking for a (good) solution to solve the following problem: provide users with a searchable map search is constrained to street names a statically known set of street names needs to be coloured ...
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OpenStreetMap-based geocoding/geolocation/maps/places API

I am currently using google maps in my web and mobile applications, but want to switch to an OSM alternative. The following services are the ones I use with gmaps: I need an OSM provider that can ...
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Options for mapping/navigation on Android, other than Google Maps app?

I'm using a very old version of Google Maps app as my map/routing app on LineageOS 15.1/Oreo (which still work!), but would like to consider my Maps app choice from scratch, and get a recommendation ...
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Api for directions (open street maps, google maps, etc.)

I'm looking for a solution to my problem that meets a few requirements. I want to be able to calculate a route time (e.g. Denver to L.A., getting the amount of time to travel in between) that includes ...
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Games using google earth 3D data?

Google earth (and maps on the desktop) contains a lot of 3D landscape and building data. While not exactly looking like professionally sculpted recreations of the cities, using the desktop client of ...
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Tool to collect locations submitted by anonymous user

I need something like google forms, but to collect Locations (longitude, lattitude) Unfortunately goolge forms doesn't support that. Users should be able to drop a marker on a map and submit it like ...
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Mapping software to find route using KML (or GPX) file with lots of paths

I have a large KML file (I also have it in GPX format but I've been using the KML so far) with LOTS of walking paths in it, criss-crossing most of France (mostly the GR routes but with a couple of ...
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Geographic map overview of work assignments

I have been looking around for a tool which satisfies the following requirements or partly satisfies: Be able to create work assignments on specific locations by typing the address or clicking a map (...
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Plot colored map from geographic data

I'm struggling to produce a map as follows: Basically, I am using Google Map APIs (JavaScript) to visualize my data. My data contains plenty of points. Each point has coordinates (lat, lng) and a ...
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Free and open-source Google Maps replacement?

I'm looking for a free an open source replacement for Google Maps on Android (which does not ask me if I want to add some pictures although I never started Maps this day). The most obvious answer "...
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Free navigation app that allows me to specify my speed on different road types

Are there any free navigation apps that allows me to specify my speed on different road types? I want to, as far as it is reasonable, avoid to drive on certain road types. A good way to accomplish ...
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Google Sky-similar program to select celestial objects

I'm working with CFHT to develop a citizen-science website, where users would be given a view of a large portion of the sky (an image we provide), and be able to navigate the image similar to google ...
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Highly customized map style

I'm looking into creating a highly customized map. I'd like the map to look similar to something like this: http://cartography.oregonstate.edu/CrinkledWatercolor.html or sort of 16 bit-ish like this: ...
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Map application that can balance time vs “nice itinerary”?

Not sure where to post this but since an application (local or web based) could be an answer I post it here. Use case: When I am not in a hurry when I am going somewhere by car (that is, most of the ...