Tag: Google Maps

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// 16 December 2012
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Three months after Apple removed Google Maps and replaced it with their own map solution, Google Maps for iPhone is now available in the App Store. Apple was widely criticized for replacing Google Maps with a built-in app that provided inaccurate information and offered no street view. The incident lead to a rare apology from…

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// 28 September 2012
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The Joy of Tech has a funny take on the Apple maps saga with a cool Siri mic animation. On a serious note, Google is rumored to add Street View to the Google Maps web app within a couple of weeks. The missing Street View feature and lack of details and accuracy seem to be…

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// 6 June 2012
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Google hosted an event today showcasing “the next dimension of Google Maps.” The event was put together rather quickly after several sites reported that Apple has plans to replace Google Maps with their own mapping technology when iOS 6 rolls out. Although, the fact that Apple has plans to offer their own 3D maps should…

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// 11 May 2012
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Today, 9to5Mac reported that Apple will abandon Google’s mapping back-end in the next major iteration of iOS, replacing it with a brand-new mapping application powered by Apple technology. A few hours later, AllThingsD’s John Paczkowski independently confirmed that Apple indeed will replace Google Maps with its own Maps application in iOS 6. We’ve independently confirmed…

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