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Google Maps Apologizes for Hitler Square Gaffe

Google apologized today for a glaring mistake on its Google Maps service which identified Berlin’s Theodor-Heuss-Platz by its Nazi-era name, Adolf-Hitler-Platz. Google said it quickly made a correction as soon as it was informed of the mistake. The error was online for only a few hours yesterday. In a statement, the company said that while people can make suggestions about name changes they are “reviewed either by the community of mapping volunteers or Google...

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