Google announced a new app today. It’s called field trip and as sson as you pass by a point of interest the app presents an info card. Pretty handybwhen strolling a new city. But, what happens if google want to monetize on it? Pop-up billboards when walking down lafayette street? Anyhow, sign up to get notified when available in your country.
I found this useful app in Italy on a bottle of water. It is an app for food lovers. Plan your route from great places to eat. Made by Fiat ans San Pellegrino.
OK. Best digital/real world meeting so far. Evernote and Moleskine join forces to make your <made by hand> sketch or note digital. In a snapshot. I am getting one!
Google maps have added bike path as an option to navigate your way to the destination! (Taken with Instagram at Themocracy, Stockholm)
Pinterest updates its mobile presence. Adding Android and iPad apps.
Update: Android download link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pinterest
The latest version of Android, Jelly Bean, is being pushed out to users as of now. Samsung Galaxy Nexus owners are the lucky premiere users. Picture above shows new features in photo and camera view. Read about all news here
Next Issue is Spotify for digital magazines. Pay a monthly fee to read many many titles. I like the idea, but still missing a few titles in the catalogue. For iPad and Google tablets.
Google in print. Over 21 000 pics in a coffee table book. This guy made a picture based alternative to the old dictionary. How? Every indexed word in a plain dictionary was picture googled. The first pic to pop up was then put in the book. I want one!
Check out the project here.