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Mapping on the Phone: Google Maps on Mobile Devices  

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2:45 PM Sunday
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<p>Mobile and mapping go together naturally. New devices have GPS, compass, modern browsers and native APIs for Google Maps. This session will help you choose which is the best route for you to take to incorporate a map into your mobile app or website, and explore how HTML 5 helps you out. Topics include:</p> <ul><li>Native APIs</li> <li>Browser based apps in native code</li> <li>Static Maps</li> <li>Geolocation</li> <li>Performance considerations</li> <li>and more</li></ul> <p>And bring your laptop, a text editor, and if you want to do Android or iPhone specific apps, bring your SDKs.</p>

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Mano Marks

Mano Marks has been on Google’s Developer Relations team for the last four years, and is the lead Developer Advocate for Google’s Geo APIs. He has travelled the world helping individuals, corporations, governments and aid organizations use Google’s mapping technologies to communicate their message to the world. Before Google, Mano had an eclectic career that involved getting a Masters in History, a Masters in Information Management and Systems, and working as a data manager in NGOs for over a decade.
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