28 Jun '12, 5pm

Wajam Places Adds More Social Search Results to Google Maps

Wajam Places Adds More Social Search Results to Google Maps

Social search engine Wajam has released an update that integrates their location-based social search with a new Google Maps interface. Users of the service can now see social recommendations from friends on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+ on an interactive map, through Wajam Places . The upgraded social search extension pulls Facebook Likes and Foursquare check-ins into the Google environment, displaying recommendations for restaurants, hotels, attractions and more in an interactive Google Maps interface. Wajam released a video overview of this new Google Maps functionality: Users can either use the Wajam.com search engine or install the Social Search Everywhere Plugin for access. In April, we covered the launch of Wajam’s social service; you can learn more about it and how it extracts data/aggregates from friends’ results in real-time in Wajam Adds Social Layer to Google w...

Full article: http://searchenginewatch.com/article/2187981/Wajam-Places...

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