Episode 138: Google Maps with Katerina Skroumpelou
Katerina Skroumpelou talk about her love of Google Maps and the Google Maps API. What types of custom maps are being built? What types of business applications are there for Google Maps? What's new in mapping in 2021? And what is a Google Developer Expert?
Recording date: May 20th, 2021
John Papa @John_Papa
Ward Bell @WardBell
Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin
Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker
Katerina Skroumpelou @Psybercity
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- 00:40 Intro
- 02:39 Guest introduction
- 04:29 What is it about Google Maps that you enjoy?
- 06:19 How did you get into maps?
- 09:22 Sponsor: Ag Grid
- 10:24 What type of custom maps are you building?
- 12:51 What type of business applications have you built?
- 18:50 What features are under-utilized?
- 23:28 Sponsor: Lemon Productions
- 25:56 Local mapping usage
- 28:18 Is the API easy to use?
- 30:19 What's new in mapping in 2021?
- 32:47 Do you use mapping in your current job?
- 36:28 What is a Google Developer Expert (GDE)?
- 41:28 Final thoughts
Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.