Share your location with anyone for a specified period of time over your smartphone. You choose who to share with and they’ll see your location and route on a map either live or recorded. URL: Glympse

Saturday, Mar 5, 2011


A personalized local business recommendation engine that helps individuals find the best places to eat, shop, and play based on the spots already known and loved by the community. URL: Bizzy

Friday, Nov 5, 2010


Advanced map planner that can search and map multiple routes, and gives you the best overall results. You can export results to Google or to your GPS device. Available as an app for the iPhone. URL: Route4Me

Wednesday, Jul 21, 2010

Assisted Serendipity

A free service that notifies you a soon as the male/female ratio turns in your favor at your favorite local hangouts. Using Foursquare’s check-in data, we monitor the venues you are interested in, and notify you as soon as the ratio “tips”. Meet new people through the power of location-based social networking. URL: Assisted Serendipity

Friday, May 14, 2010


A route planner that knows how to reduce your driving time to a minimum. It’ not only links between two points on a map, it also provides the shortest route to visit all your destinations. URL: Viamente

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010


A geo-location infrastructure for developers. URL: SimpleGeo

Tuesday, Mar 30, 2010


A social mapping platform for Australia, presently. Lets help fix that. Here’s how they describe themselves CityTag is designed to help you find the best info about town, local to where you are – on the spot! via URL: CityTag

Friday, Mar 5, 2010


Google Maps mashup that takes geographical data and combines with apartment listing data to make it easier to find available apartment listings. Search for apartments by location, rent and other criteria, and save apartment listings. URL: MyApartmentMap

Wednesday, Jan 20, 2010


Crowdsourced traffic application that enables drivers to contribute real-time information on everything from road conditions to quickest routes to gas deals. Waze

Friday, Dec 4, 2009


Helps you plan a recreational tour. Routes aren’t always the shortest or fastest roads but guide you along the most interesting or nicest paths. Once planned, you can print your tour or let your GPS/mobile device guide you. URL: RouteYou

Monday, Nov 30, 2009


Talk about street smarts this social mapping service lets you see what’s happening around town, browse and interact with local businesses, and share pictures with family and friends in real-time. URL: StreetMavens.

Friday, Nov 6, 2009