Here’re some tips to get you going with Buzz layer in Google Maps for mobile; To get started, install latest version of Google Maps 4.0+ on Android 1.6+, Windows Mobile, or Symbian S60 phone by visiting m.google.com/maps and going to Layers > Buzz from Maps main menu. From Android, iPhone, and iPod touch devices, you can also use buzz.google.com Nearby view and map just like the Maps layer.
- Explore the world around you: Enable Buzz layer in Google Maps, then select any icon from map or open list view to see all the posts from map area you’re viewing.
- Ask questions and get answers: If you’re exploring a new area and looking for tips, post a question, and someone browsing Buzz in area may be able to provide a quick answer.
- Share a picture worth a thousand words: Google Maps for mobile or Android Buzz widget lets anyone share a picture found. Just attach a photo to your post or take a new one before posting.
- Give tips or learn about places: Google Buzz posts you create in Maps will always include your location (i.e. “My Location”) by default, but you can easily change approximate location to a specific place, such as a restaurant. Now, people reading your post will know that your recommendation is about that exact restaurant, and your recommendation will be available for anyone browsing that restaurant’s search results page.