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Google Maps JavaScript API Cookbook by Balkan Uraz, Alper Dincer

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Preface

Currently, there are both open source and proprietary alternatives to the Google Maps JavaScript API, but what makes the API special for developers is that it is a complete solution with base maps, overlays, and technical capabilities.

The API has been especially exciting for developers because it is very easy to build up generic outcomes, and at the same time, it has its own tips and tricks and advanced functionalities within the same box. Therefore, you can swim afloat or dive deep when you are working with the API.

The Google Maps JavaScript API v3 enabled the quick and easy development of mobile scenarios, facilitating location-based solution developers to delve into the subject. Regarding the growth of mobile development, especially ...

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