This is Episode 31 of The Lounge and today’s episode is an All Things Rando segment, where I’ll be talking about a wide variety of topics with no specific theme or time limit. Podcast recording, related links, and PDF transcript available at ludditelounge.com/episode31.
Today’s five topics in five minutes: Maps+Uber, Streaming Personal Videos, Browser Tip, New Amazon Prime Benefits, Text Scam Alert. Podcast recording, related links, and PDF transcript available at ludditelounge.com/episode29.
Today’s Three Tips: Computer Cooldown, Offline Google Maps, Unique Gifts
Finally, one of the most missed features of Classic Google Maps has been brought back—more or less.
The best alternative to the Classic Google Maps is back… kind of.
All Google Maps have been updated with new controls, but maps that still provide some Classic Maps features are still working.
Learn how he created one of the best alternatives to the now defunct Classic Google Maps and what his main challenges are going forward.
This popular feature from Classic Google Maps still exists in the new version, but you find and use it a little differently.
What you can do to help convince Google to bring back the Classic Maps that we all love so much.
There is no longer any way to access the old version of Maps. The only options now are New or Lite. Did I mention Ugh?