Google Maps Mashups with Google Mapplets

Google Maps Mashups with Google Mapplets

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by Mike Young
     
 

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Have a Google Maps mashup that you'd like to expose to millions of users on maps.google.com? New to the mapping craze, but have an idea for a killer map–based application? Want to learn how to create GeoRSS and KML feeds with your geotagged content, exposing your customer to new ways of exploring and navigating your content?

Google Maps Mashups with

Overview

Have a Google Maps mashup that you'd like to expose to millions of users on maps.google.com? New to the mapping craze, but have an idea for a killer map–based application? Want to learn how to create GeoRSS and KML feeds with your geotagged content, exposing your customer to new ways of exploring and navigating your content?

Google Maps Mashups with Google Mapplets

  • Is the first book to cover Google's Mapplet technology
  • Shows you how to create Google Maps–based applications and publish to maps.google.com
  • Provides a single–source resource and practical guide to Mapplets and mashups
  • Teaches you how to mash up Mapplets using location–specific data
  • Includes examples of real–world applications


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430209966
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
04/24/2008
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
100
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

Michael Young is a technologist in the research and development group of the New York Times Company. He is focused on building new digital media products and services, primarily in the mobile space. Michael won the award for "Best Hack" at Yahoo! BBC Hack Day 2007 (with colleague Nick Bilton) for the Shifd.com project. He has also created numerous Google Maps mashups, including the AP News + Google Maps mashup, 81nassau.com. He has a degree in computer science and mathematics from Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon. Michael lives in New York City with his wife, Kim.

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Google Maps Mashups with Google Mapplets 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Awesome.Ihave so many new friends now. But I wonder what their doing
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It works yippy :) but it dosn't make sence. I love it its just hard.