Earlier this week, Eric Schmidt (former Google CEO and current chairman) confirmed to Reuters that Google has not made any plans to provide a Google Maps app for the iPhone 5 or iOS6.
Sep 29th, 2012Comments Off
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Quickly responding to the backlash relating to the new iOS Maps app, Apple has posted positions for developers and are hiring former Google Maps employees to fill the vacant roles
Sep 28th, 2012Comments Off
Google updated the Google Maps for Android app earlier this month, adding a number of features including walking directions. According to Google:
Walking Navigation lets you use GPS navigation with walking directions that are more direct and use pedestrian pathways when we know about them…You can even turn off voice guidance and just use these notifications while soaking in the sights and sounds around you. To help you orient yourself with your surroundings, the map will rotate with [...]
Sep 15th, 2010Comments Off
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Microsoft announced the launch of the official Bing for Mobile Android Application this week, exclusively for Verizon customers. The app features the Bing image of the day, with clickable hotspots, and supports voice search for quick and relevant answers for things like movies, stock quotes, and flight statuses. As an alternative to Google Maps, the Bing app will automatically find your current location, discover nearby places by category, and provides walking or driving directions.
Download the app from the Android Market [...]
Sep 1st, 2010Comments Off
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