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Google Maps ready to help Thanksgiving week


Google has been busy making some improvements and adding new features to Google Maps recently, like the ability to check out special store hours during the holiday season or find cheap gas or a detour. Combining Google Maps with data mined by the search giant’s computers from the last three years, Google is offering up some tips and insights for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Read more

Verizon set to introduce “Connection Day” with a host of digital freebies in under two weeks


Are you looking forward to Connection Day? What day? Connection Day. The day before Thanksgiving when Verizon will be giving away a bunch of free stuff, in an effort to make those long journey’s to families and friends a whole lot more exciting. You don’t have to be a Big Red customer to get in on the action, either. On Wednesday, November 26, anyone can head over to the official Connection Day webpage using a mobile device to receive a freebie.

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TalkAndroid’s Top 5 Free Thanksgiving Apps

Thanksgiving is upon us people, which means the holidays are in full swing. For some people Thanksgiving can be quite the undertaking, involving long waits at airports, driving, massive family gatherings, and perhaps heading down to wait in line for Black Friday sales. Whatever you’re doing tomorrow (or Friday for that matter), we’ve got you covered with our top 5 free Thanksgiving apps which will help you with all your food, travel, and shopping needs.

Continue after the break for our list.

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