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Finding yourself when your Mac can't

The issue: Your Mac lacks Wi-Fi circuitry and Maps relies on such circuitry to report its location. Chris Breen explains your options.

Get to know iOS 7: Maps

Senior editor Dan Moren takes a walk and a drive with Maps for iOS 7.

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Get more out of Google Earth with these tips for power users

Google Earth users can do more than just fly around a virtual globe. The free mapping application can display real-time weather, help compose photographs and measure distances much more easily than its Maps cousin.


Google Earth tips and tricks

Join IDG News Service's Nick Barber in this week's Tech Tip where you'll find out the sun's position, tour 3D city models and check weather radar using tools in Google Earth.

Hit the road with Google Maps for iOS

iOS 6's Maps has taken a lot of flack since its release, so Dan Moren wouldn't blame you if you wanted to check out Google Maps for iOS. Here's a quick video overview of the app.