On its Geo Developers Blog, Google will highlight a "map of the week" each week, looking at different, interesting ways developers have used its APIs in their own applications. This month, Google launched MoreThanAMap.com showcasing some of these things, where you can find even more.
Following are some interesting things that have been highlighted over the course of the year.
Helping People Find High Ground And ATMs
Finding Cheap Airfare
Volkswagen Street Quest
Nature Valley Trail View
Earlier this month, Google launched a couple new Maps APIs for location-enabled apps: the Google Maps Tracks API and the Google Maps Geolocation API. More on those here.