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WATCH: Apple's Huge WWDC Keynote In 60 Seconds

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From the next-generation MacBook Pro to Flyover (aka, 3D maps), Apple announced a ton of cool new stuff during its 113-minute long WWDC keynote. Watch our quick 60-second mashup of the keynote below for the most important products and features that were unveiled today: <object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" id="ooyalaPlayer_3y6yg_h3cadmda" width="618" height="347" codebase="http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/swflash.cab"><param...
WATCH: Apple's Huge WWDC Keynote In 60 Seconds

Google to head Apple off at the pass by holding 3D Maps event June 6th, just before WWDC

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We just got an invite in our inbox to an interesting Google event centered around Google Maps. The invite says we’re invited to an event that will show off The Next Dimension of Google Maps, so we’re betting its related to 3D. More to follow...
Google to head Apple off at the pass by holding 3D Maps event June 6th, just before WWDC

Every New Product Apple Is Going To Announce At Its Big Event This Week (AAPL)

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Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will kick off Monday with a big keynote address from CEO Tim Cook and other top execs. We'll be covering all the action live right here on SAI. The fun begins at 1 p.m. Eastern. In the meantime, here's a quick overview of what...
Every New Product Apple Is Going To Announce At Its Big Event This Week (AAPL)
StubHub shows off 3D maps for mobile app and site, says open APIs coming soon
Google Maps Is Changing: Here's What It Looks Like (GOOG)

iOS 6 “Sundance” And The Sunsetting Of Google Maps

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For Google Maps, winter is coming. Potentially. As you’ve undoubtedly seen by now, with the upcoming iOS 6 software, Apple intends to replace the Google Maps aspect of their default Maps application with their own, in-house version. Mark Gurman of 9to5 Mac was the first to report this news, and...
iOS 6 “Sundance” And The Sunsetting Of Google Maps

Is It Too Late To Buy An iPhone 4S? (AAPL)

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Whenever I meet someone new and say I write about tech for a living, the next question out of his or her mouth is usually: "When does the next iPhone come out?" Same goes when I get an email or Facebook message from a family member or close friend I...
Is It Too Late To Buy An iPhone 4S? (AAPL)

Google’s new 3D maps coming to iOS

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Google’s Maps event is happening right now and the company just announced that its enhanced 3D maps experience will be coming to both Android and iOS. Developing…...
Google’s new 3D maps coming to iOS
StubHub shows off 3D maps for mobile app and site, says open APIs coming soon

Google celebrates Landsat's 40th birthday, makes available timelapse videos of the Earth's surface

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Google just took to its official Lat Long blog to wish the Landsat satellite program a happy 40th birthday. The revered program essentially collects continuous images of the Earth’s surface to help smart folks, like scientists and researchers, make knowledgeable decisions on the economy and environment. Google Earth Engine helps to make Landsat’s...
Google celebrates Landsat's 40th birthday, makes available timelapse videos of the Earth's surface

Google Maps launches metropolitan 3D maps in Google Earth on iOS and Android

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Today, Google announced that it will feature 3D models of entire metropolitan areas on mobile devices in Google Earth. It’s doing so by working on new imagery and rendering techniques, combined with new computer vision tech that automates creation of cityscapes in full 3D. The 3D rendering will come complete with buildings,...
Google Maps launches metropolitan 3D maps in Google Earth on iOS and Android

Let's Not Forget The Worst Part About Apple Eliminating Google From The iPhone (GOOG, AAPL)

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Apple confirmed today that it's killing the native YouTube app on the iPhone and iPad when iOS 6 launches this fall. Big deal.  For one, the YouTube app on the iPhone and iPad is a joke. It's nowhere near as robust as Google's official YouTube app on Android. Plus, you...
Let's Not Forget The Worst Part About Apple Eliminating Google From The iPhone (GOOG, AAPL)
Google beats Apple to the punch with 3D update to iOS Google Earth app today

CoPilot GPS app includes free offline maps with optional traffic data and turn-by-turn navigation, headed to Android and iOS

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ALK (that's the company behind CoPilot Live) is no stranger to GPS apps, but it's starting afresh this week with a new application offering more featuresfor free. CoPilot GPS, which will be available on iOS and Android, goes the way of Nokia Maps in that it stores all those...
CoPilot GPS app includes free offline maps with optional traffic data and turn-by-turn navigation, headed to Android and iOS

People Are Calling For This Apple Executive's Head

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Who's to blame for Apple's disappointing Maps experience?Fingers are pointing at Apple iOS software Vice President, Scott Forstall, and many say he should be fired over the mess.Forstall eloquently introduced Apple Maps to the world at its conference a few weeks ago. There was no mention of the service having...
People Are Calling For This Apple Executive's Head
Apple's iOS 6 3D Maps are straight from C3 Technologies, some interesting notes

The More I Use Apple's New Maps App, The More I Think It's Going To Stink (AAPL)

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I've been testing the beta version of Apple's new mobile operating system, iOS 6, all week.  One of the features I've been testing the most is Apple's new Maps app. That's because Apple decided to ditch Google Maps and go with a bunch of other companies like Tom Tom and...
The More I Use Apple's New Maps App, The More I Think It's Going To Stink (AAPL)

WSJ report confirms Apple ousting Google Maps from iPhone

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Apple will indeed cut Google out of a lucrative deal for mapping data for its mobile devices, according to the Wall Street Journal. The report supports an earlier rumor that iOS 6 would introduce Apple's long-planned replacement for Google Maps. Since 2009, Apple has been acquiring companies that specialize in...
WSJ report confirms Apple ousting Google Maps from iPhone
Apple maps: damned if you do, Google if you don't
War? YouTube app disappears from iOS 6 beta 4 as Apple breaks Google ties

Apps & updates: Walking Dead: The Game, SafePay, Google Catalogs, Angry Birds Space, more

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It looks like the biggest app update might go to the Google Earth iOS app with reports claiming the new 3D maps feature Google demoed last month will be rolling out sometime today. Until then, below is our list of other apps and updates hitting the App Store: Walking...
Apps & updates: Walking Dead: The Game, SafePay, Google Catalogs, Angry Birds Space, more

With 3D maps, Google looks to 'magic' to fend off Apple

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Don’t let the three-dimensional eye candy fool you. Underneath the flashy maps, it’s all about business. And business is your data....
With 3D maps, Google looks to 'magic' to fend off Apple
Google announces new 3D mapping features, offline maps and more
Google Earth 7.0 for iPhone and iPad brings all-new 3D imagery for select cities

Amazon reportedly acquires UpNext, 3D map wars begin in earnest

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We might as well call 2012 the year of the 3D map. We've seen both Apple and Google show their cards, but GigaOM now hears that Amazon has jumped in by acquiring newcomer UpNext. The details are scant, but the approximately $2.5 million deal would give Amazon the startup's...
Amazon reportedly acquires UpNext, 3D map wars begin in earnest

Apple's new 3D Maps app brings smart GPS to iOS

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The iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch are receiving a new default Maps app directly from Apple itself. [Read more]...
Apple's new 3D Maps app brings smart GPS to iOS
Google doesn’t plan to leave iOS users without a fight

Apple's 3D Maps and Imagery Seeing Incremental Improvements

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Following last week's open letter from Tim Cook in which he promised that Apple "will keep working non-stop" until the iOS 6 Maps app meets customers' standards for quality, Apple has indeed been making improvements to the service. While there is certainly a ways to go, it is clear that...
Apple's 3D Maps and Imagery Seeing Incremental Improvements

Google beats Apple to the 3D punch with update to iOS Google Earth app today

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About 12% of 9to5Mac readers are currently on iOS 6 with Apple’s in-house Maps, but for the larger population of iOS users, their only way to get a fix of 3D maps is to head to Google Earth, which today gets an update to 3D maps according to CNet.  iOS 3D maps...
Google beats Apple to the 3D punch with update to iOS Google Earth app today

Ask Ars: why did Apple have to ditch Google to add turn-by-turn nav?

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Ars answer: The introduction of Apple's new Maps app for iOS—slated to launch with iOS 6 when it is released in the fall—was a breath of fresh air for most users. The current version of Maps had fallen behind the competition in terms of functionality and cool factor, and many...
Ask Ars: why did Apple have to ditch Google to add turn-by-turn nav?
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