Tag Archives: Google Maps
- Google Maps saves Goa’s offshore casinos from liquor sale ban: report
February 21, 2017
Casino vessels in Goa have been exempted from the Supreme Court’s recent ban on liquor sales, and they have Google Maps to thank for it. The Supreme Court recently ordered the ban of liquor sale within 500 meters of national and state highways. Casinos operating on the Mandovi River, however,...
- GeoSweep online lottery picks winners using Google Maps
October 8, 2010
GeoSweep, a new online lottery that launched Thursday in the UK, employs a little more advanced technology than its competitors. Instead of picking a specific set of numbers, GeoSweep players pick a location on the map, such as your house, your workplace, the roadside where you ran that guy over...