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- Map of March 2008 protests in Tibet, and ensuing events. With photos, summaries, and links to supporting documentation about the Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, TCHRD, website.
- Watch twitters in real time with this live map that dynamically updates to show the latest twitterings.
- Provides tracking information of TNT packages, with visualized package locations on Google Maps.
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Here is some interesting news that may impact developers using the Google Maps API (our Google Maps API profile). Google has recently made a couple of updates to their terms of service and have posted the the new terms of service here. There was an initial update made in early November, but one that lead to some debate and confusion about a couple of points, which in turn to a subsequent update. The net result is that the terms of service have been streamlined and some previous restrictions have been removed, including a restriction on the use of Google Maps in desktop applications. Here's a summary of the changes:
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