Google Maps offers various types of services such as.
Google Maps provides API (Application Programming Interface) by which Maps can be embedded on any third-party website for customizing.
Google released the first version of API in June 2005, which made user embed Google Maps easily. Due to success of reverse-engineering mashups like Chicagocrime.org and housingmaps.com.
The Google Maps API designed with number of classes which allows the user to.
Google maps Ground Truth team shift though petabytes of satellite, aerial and street level imagery from 1,000 different data sources. Google also has its own data capture team. The trikes, individual trekkers, cars, snowmobiles travel all around the world in order to take photos of streets and provide the accurate mapping service to the user.
The Google Ground team use the highly sophisticated Google Atlas program for processing all the data obtained from this vehicles and turn the data into comprehensive product for web and mobile users.