The MAPS.ME Android SDK by MAPS.ME allows developers to integrate offline maps into their Android applications written in Java. MAPS.ME's maps cover all cities in all countries. These maps are highly detailed and zoom in and out smoothly.
After much anticipation since its private beta release in March, Yahoo! has made Fire Eagle publicly available. Fire Eagle is an open geo-location platform that allows users to broadcast their geographic location to the Web while at the same time giving the the ability to easily control how and on which sites location data is shared (our Fire Eagle API profile).
That aggravated assault isn't where you think it is. Due to an error with its geocoder, the Los Angeles Police Department mapped as many as 4 percent of its crimes at a single point, even if the real location was miles away.