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Apple To Move Around Camera-Studded Vehicles For Street View

06/10/2015, Apple has officially confirmed that it is overhauling its Street View-style service. The company is going to place a fleet of camera-studded vehicles on the streets of Ireland, US and UK to collect accurate data. It was in February, when a car chartered...

Apple Maps Might Be Cross-Platform In The Future

06/03/2015, It has been a long time since Apple booted Google Maps as the default mapping service on iOS in favor of Apple Maps, a homegrown solution that didn’t exactly get off to a flying start. Even now Apple Maps is missing some features that have been...

iOS 9’s Transit Maps Will Be Limited At Launch

05/26/2015, Last week we reported that one of the new features that Apple will be introducing in iOS 9 is Transit Maps. This will basically be an additional feature that can be found within the Apple Maps app and if you are eager to try it out and see if Apple has...

Apple Maps Transit Directions Expected To Arrive With iOS 9

05/21/2015, Transit directions is a major feature that’s missing from Apple’s native mapping application on iOS devices. The company took a lot of heat for this when it decided to replace Google Maps as the native mapping service in favor of its homegrown...

Apple Acquires GPS Technology Firm Coherent Navigation

05/18/2015, Apple Maps was launched with the best of intentions, but unfortunately it seems that due to Apple’s haste, the app was launched with a lot of flaws, bugs, and errors, something that you do not want from a navigational app. Now over the years Apple has...

iCloud.com Drops Google Maps In Favor Of Apple Maps

12/09/2014, A couple of years ago, Apple made the decision to remove Google Maps as the default maps app on iOS devices, instead opting to use Apple Maps instead. Safe to say that this was something of a disaster due to the numerous glitches and inaccuracies of Apple...

Maps Connect Web Portal Helps To Make Apple Maps More Accurate

10/21/2014, When it was first rumored that Apple could be thinking of releasing Apple Maps, many were excited as the technology that would be used to help Apple provide detailed and accurate maps sounded very promising, although safe to say that the final result was...

Apple Maps Could Gain Indoor Mapping Feature, According To Patent

10/16/2014, Google Maps are great if you’re trying to find your way around a city, a country, or even inside a building. Unfortunately the latter feature is one that Apple has yet to include in their Apple Maps app. Given how notoriously inaccurate Apple Maps is,...

Find My iPhone Drops Google Maps For Apple Maps

07/08/2014, Find My iPhone has proven itself to be a pretty useful app, having had a lady track down her stolen smartphone before, although the app has also caused an iPhone owner to be arrested in the past. Having said that, it seems that Apple will be taking a...

Apple Maps Being Updated Every Day

07/01/2014, Apple surely doesn’t need a reminder of how botched up the launch of Apple Maps was. The company decided to dump Google Maps in favor of a homegrown solution but for the first few months things were so bad that Apple CEO had to issue an apology for...

Maps For iOS 8 To Come With Radical Improvements [Report]

03/11/2014, Its no secret that Apple Maps didn’t exactly get off to a good start. There were many problems with the company’s mapping service from the get go, users were inconvenienced so much so that the company apologized and promised that it would do a...

Apple Wants Someone To Work On A “Secret Project” With Maps

09/29/2013, Apple’s career website featured a new job opening a couple of days ago. The company requires a Maps Web User Interface Designer, the person would be working on a “new secret project,” among other things. Since the original job posting...