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Apple Maps Can Now Be Embedded Into Websites

06/06/2018, Sometimes companies and restaurants and venues will embed a map onto their website to let customers know where they are and how to get there. For the most part the maps that we would see on websites are Google Maps, with the occasional Bing Maps thrown...

Apple Using Drones To Improve Apple Maps

05/10/2018, While Google Maps might still be the de facto map app that comes to mind for many, Apple has been making great strides to improve its own offerings. In fact according to a report from the Financial Times (paywall; via Engadget), it seems that Apple is...


Latest Apple Maps Update Expands Indoor Mapping To More Places

04/27/2018, When Apple Maps was first launched, safe to say that the service was extremely disappointing to the point where an executive got fired and where Apple’s CEO Tim Cook had to publicly apologize to the extent of asking customers to check out alternative...

Apple Maps For Europe Updated With EV Charging Locations

04/19/2017, Regardless of whether you drive a more traditional car or an electric car, both require to be topped up with either gas or electricity. However given that gas-powered cars have been around considerably longer, gas stations are ubiquitous and if finding...

Apple Maps Houston Transit Data Goes Live Before Super Bowl LI

01/30/2017, Apple has gradually been expanding the transit data feature for Apple Maps and it has now included regional and metropolitan public transport services in Houston, Texas before Super Bowl LI. This is going to be very helpful to thousands of iPhone users...

Apple To Add Grade Crossing Information To Apple Maps

12/20/2016, Back in 2015, there was a fatal accident in which following directions from Google Maps, a truck driver by the name of Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez ended up being stuck on railroad tracks at a California crossing. While he made it out alive, the train...

Apple Maps Will Now Plot EV Charging Stations

12/08/2016, Range anxiety is no longer what it used to be as electric vehicles now not only have a longer range in between charges, but also charge faster than before. However finding an EV charging station is still something that drivers need to think about since...

Apple Drones Will Help Company Make Maps Better

12/01/2016, Apple is reportedly planning some major improvements for its Maps service to better compete against the behemoth that is Google Maps. According to a new report, Apple is going to rely on drones as well as new indoor navigation features to further improve...

Apple Maps Now Come With Full Amtrak Support

10/03/2016, When Apple first announced their mapping plans, many feared that it would spell the end of Google Maps on iOS. However following the debacle that was the app’s launch, Google had nothing to fear as Apple’s CEO Tim Cook had at that time recommended...

Apple Maps Fiasco Is The Reason We Have Public Betas Now

08/08/2016, A couple of years ago, Apple announced that they would be launching a public beta for OS X. This was followed the next year with a public beta for iOS. Both these moves are a bit odd for Apple as the company has never really been one to share their inner...

iOS 10 Brings Transit Data For Japan To Apple Maps

07/03/2016, Apple Maps has been late to provide users with transit data but now it’s gradually adding the much-needed transit data for more and more locations and now the company has confirmed that the upcoming major iOS update is going to add transit data for...

Apple Maps In iOS 10 Will Now Remember Where You Parked Your Car

06/15/2016, One of the changes Apple is making in iOS 10 is to Apple Maps. The app was launched with a lot of controversy as it was chock full of errors and mistakes that forced Apple’s CEO to release an apology note where he also went ahead to recommend...

Apple Maps Transit Directions Go Live In Miami And Atlanta

06/09/2016, Apple has now expanded the availability of transit directions in Apple Maps to two additional cities in the United States. Apple Maps users in Miami and Atlanta can now get transit directions within the application. This will enable users to get...