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Yes, you want to use the Google Places API. It allows you to search by keywords. You need to provide an API key, but for a free account you can get quite a few requests in per month. I'm assuming you want to access it with JavaScript? There is also a nice Python wrapper for it on GitHub. What you get back is not a download per se, but it provides all ...


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As far as the projections are concerned, this answer explains it really well. Once you have the coordinates in either EPSG:4326 or EPSG:3857 you should be able to covert them fairly easily, using either PostgreSQL or online convertors like this one. Getting the actual coordinates of a place or point in GoogleMaps is as simple as just clicking on the map. ...


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Hi I found similar solution here. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/26587533/how-to-highlight-map-marker-upon-selection-of-an-html-element/26588306 I hope this can help you...


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SOLVED: when using a custom image as a marker, adjust the anchor in the proper way. In my case I was using anchor: [0.5, 46]. I just replaced 46 with 33, so anchor: [0.5, 33]


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From http://www.qgistutorials.com/en/docs/using_gme_connector.html: Warning As of 29 January, 2015 Google Maps Engine has stopped creation of new free accounts. If you already have a Maps Engine account, the Google Maps Engine Connector will continue to work till 29 January, 2016. https://mapsengine.google.com/about/index.html has yet another discontinue ...



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