After an eight-year absence, Google doesn't have the necessary mapping data to do this all on its own. In fact, if you try to use Google's navigation features, it directs you to the AutoNavi app. Although Google Maps have been accessible on the desktop for years, the map service does not have an official presence in Android or iOS app stores in China, Meadows added. Most people will access it via a web page, but iPhones get an app.
Shearer scoffs at Wales handing Giggs coach's job
Without him for their final two 2018 World Cup qualifiers, Wales missed out on a play-off spot and their Russian dream collapsed. Giggs admitted that he had consulted Ferguson before taking the job, but insisted he meant to follow his own path in management.
Google's China domain, Google.cn, redirects traffic to its Hong Kong site, Google.com.hk.
Google's presence in China has increased marginally in recent times, but those excited about a rumoured optimized version of Maps for the country will be disappointed to learn the claims are untrue. Google also launched an app for Apple devices and can easily be downloaded from the Apple App Store.
The article speculates that this change in Google's strategy in China is part of a desire by both the company and the Chinese government to work together on AI-based services.
Woman dies after large fire on casino boat
Culbreath was able to take some photos, but said he didn't know the well-being of the other passengers. About a dozen passengers were hospitalized for smoke inhalation, chest pains or minor injuries.
This comes shortly after the news that the US-based tech giant joined an investment in Chushou, a Chinese live-stream mobile game platform, which suggests the company is making new inroads in the Chinese market.
Nikkei notes the China seems interested in developing AI.
Airbus might have to 'shut down' A380 superjumbo production
Airbus confirmed it plans as part of any possible Emirates deal to reduce A380 output to six aircraft a year from 15 last year. Workers arrive at the Airbus factory in Hamburg, Germany, where the A320 series of passenger planes are assembled.
In December past year, parent Alphabet said it had opened a Google AI China Centre in Beijing, as it seeks to harness China's growing artificial intelligence talent pool.