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How to get the Google Maps web app to run fullscreen with the old icon on iOS 6

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I’ve been lucky enough to have generally decent experiences with Apple’s new Maps app. I’ve had my share of quirks, but the data is definitely ‘right enough’ in my areas for me to use it as my primary mapping tool. But, every once in a while, I still find myself...
How to get the Google Maps web app to run fullscreen with the old icon on iOS 6

Garmin capitalizes on Apple Maps issues, updates all of its iOS apps with Google Street View, Transit directions, 3D imagery

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Many of the third-party transit and maps iOS app developers have been updating their apps following the launch of iOS 6 to include integration as a routing service in Apple’s new Maps app. Many have also been hoping to pick up some new users looking for alternatives as Apple’s abandons...
Garmin capitalizes on Apple Maps issues, updates all of its iOS apps with Google Street View, Transit directions, 3D imagery

Apple's new Maps in iOS 6 draw ire from users around the world

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The launch of iOS 6 with an all-new new mapping application has caused frustration for iPhone and iPad users who feel that Apple's in-house solution is not up to par with Google....
Apple's new Maps in iOS 6 draw ire from users around the world

Google Maps On Your Desktop Is Getting A Brand New Look, More Features (GOOG)

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Google Maps has been one of the more popular apps Google created and Google just announced a bunch of new improvements to it. The new Maps includes a gorgeous full-screen mode. The side bar is gone. It allows you to customize the maps in new ways, too, like connecting to...
Google Maps On Your Desktop Is Getting A Brand New Look, More Features (GOOG)

Customers Still Want The iPhone 5 Even Though Apple's New Map App Stinks (AAPL)

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Apple's shaky new Maps app may have been blasted by critics, but it doesn't appear to affect iPhone 5 sales. A survey from ChangeWave, which we first spotted on AllThingsD, shows that 19% of the ~4,000 people polled said they were very likely to buy an iPhone 5. And 90%...
Customers Still Want The iPhone 5 Even Though Apple's New Map App Stinks (AAPL)

Tim Cook apologises for iOS 6 Maps in open letter, suggests users try Google, Nokia and other mapping apps

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Following the less than enthusiastic response to its new mapping application in iOS 6, Apple CEO Tim Cook has sent a heartfelt letter to customers apologising for not being able to “deliver the best experience possible to our customers” and that it “fell short on this commitment.” In the letter, Cook says that Apple...
Tim Cook apologises for iOS 6 Maps in open letter, suggests users try Google, Nokia and other mapping apps

Love ‘Em Or Hate ‘Em, These Are The Top 5 Features Of iOS 6

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iOS 6 is chock-full of new stuff, with over 200 new features. Some are minor, like Mail VIPs which probably should have been implemented a long time ago, and some are pretty intense, like a brand new Maps app complete with 3D rendering. Now, Apple only showed off ten of...
Love ‘Em Or Hate ‘Em, These Are The Top 5 Features Of iOS 6

10 cool things about Google's new Maps app for iPhone

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For starters, it usually takes you where you meant to go FORTUNE -- On Wednesday, 84 days after Apple (AAPL) shot itself in the foot by replacing its original mobile Maps app with a new Google-free version that wasn't ready for prime time, Google (GOOG) announced that a new, all-Google...
10 cool things about Google's new Maps app for iPhone

If Steve Jobs were alive today, he'd be, um, Steve Jobs

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The launch of iPhone 5 and the controversy around Apple's new maps has brought considerable speculation about what Steve Jobs would have done. Why? [Read more]...
If Steve Jobs were alive today, he'd be, um, Steve Jobs

Here Are All The Companies Apple Gets Its Mapping Data From (AAPL)

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Since Apple ditched Google Maps for its new iOS Map app, it now pulls all its data from a variety of other sources. TomTom seems to be the biggest source for Apple's mapping data, but a look at Apple's list of data providers show several more. Don't miss our screenshot...
Here Are All The Companies Apple Gets Its Mapping Data From (AAPL)

Apple's iOS 6: Here's what developers love (and hate)

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Apple’s new iOS 6 boasts more than 200 new features, many of them small fixes and incremental updates. Others are bigger and bolder, like maps, turn-by-turn directions and the Passbook mobile wallet. But what’s really inside iOS 6? I reached out to some top Seattle area iOS app developers...
Apple's iOS 6: Here's what developers love (and hate)

IT'S OFFICIAL: iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Top 2 Million In The First 24 Hours

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The first hard data about iPhone 5 sales is out now. Over 2 million devices were sold by apple in the first 24 hours. That's more than double the initial pace of the iPhone 4S. Here's the full Apple press release ------ CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Apple® today announced pre-orders of...
IT'S OFFICIAL: iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Top 2 Million In The First 24 Hours

Battlefield 3: Close Quarters

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Xbox 360/PS3/PC; £9.99; 16+; DICE/Electronic ArtsBattlefield 3 left plenty of room for improvement – the slow, intrusive log on and derivative single player campaign, to name but two areas. However, what it did well, it did brilliantly, including great weapons, huge multiplayer maps and an unrivalled grasp of vehicular combat....
Battlefield 3: Close Quarters
Wrong turn: Apple's buggy iOS 6 maps lead to widespread complaints

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)

Apple's Maps holds its own in head-to-head driving test

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While Apple's new Maps application has taken a public drubbing over early inaccuracies, graphic anomalies, mislabelled places and the loss of essential features such as transit directions and a street view, there are areas in which the app has been an improvement over the old version since day one: maps...
Apple's Maps holds its own in head-to-head driving test

Transit direction apps get boost after Apple Maps release

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Apple’s newly released iOS 6 on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch doesn’t include transit directions in its new Maps app, a feature many city folks relied upon until now. At Apple’s WWDC 2012 on June 11, Apple’s senior vice president of marketing Phil Schiller confirmed that the Cupertino, Calif.-based corporation...
Transit direction apps get boost after Apple Maps release

Black iPhone 5 reportedly susceptible to scratching

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Just how scratch-resistant is the anodized aluminum on the black and slate iPhone 5? Apparently, not very. As with previous generation iPod nano and iPod classic devices that had anodized aluminum cases, the coating eventually wears off. According to Overclockers UK member “sharingan_sasuk” who took a Liquidmetal SIM card tray pin...
Black iPhone 5 reportedly susceptible to scratching

Apple's WWDC Is Coming: Here Are the 7 Things That Actually Matter

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Photo via t-gaap.com. Apple's big, annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kicks off Monday in San Francisco. Expect a variety of announcements covering the Mac, iPhone and iPad. Here's what's actually worth paying attention to. 1. iOS 6 iOS is Apple's most important platform: The iPhone, iPad and iPod touch represent...
Apple's WWDC Is Coming: Here Are the 7 Things That Actually Matter

Rumors give 2012 iPhone shiny new chip, 1GB of RAM, mystery iOS app

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We've potentially seen a lot of the next iPhone's exterior; it may be the interior's time for a shakedown, as an unusually detailed rumor out of 9to5 Mac has claimed scads more about the processor and iOS 6. Going by the tips, the 2012 design would use an S5L8950X,...
Rumors give 2012 iPhone shiny new chip, 1GB of RAM, mystery iOS app

Has Google Finally Found Its Mobile Design Chops?

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Google has never been hotbed of cool design. Services like Gmail and Google Docs have always been very functional, but few people would describe them as good-looking. Google’s first mobile efforts were also hit and miss. The first iterations of Android were pretty basic and the company’s first dedicated mobile...
Has Google Finally Found Its Mobile Design Chops?
Google Earth 7.0 for iPhone and iPad brings all-new 3D imagery for select cities

★ On the Timing of Apple's Map Switch

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Let’s assume the timeframes being reported about Apple and Google’s maps license are accurate. The various reports coming out yesterday and today are in general agreement in this regard, and my own sources (who in this case are, as they say, directly familiar with the matter) back this up: Google...
★ On the Timing of Apple's Map Switch

Here's Everything You Need To Know For iPhone 5 Launch Day (AAPL)

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It's iPhone 5 launch day! Some of you have already received your iPhone in the mail or are eagerly anticipating it arriving on your doorstep. Others are standing in line, or stood in line already. We are just as excited as you are to play with our new iPhone 5. We...
Here's Everything You Need To Know For iPhone 5 Launch Day (AAPL)

Gears of War 3: Forces of Nature pack revealed

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Microsoft has named and dated the latest map pack for the third-person shoot-'em-up monsterIf you're a fan of Epic's visceral run-and-gun steroid marine stomp, but you need a new reason to play it, mark your calendar for the end of March. Gears Of War 3 is set to be the...
Gears of War 3: Forces of Nature pack revealed

Tim Cook apologizes to customers over Apple's Maps controversy, recommends Bing and other alternatives

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Apple has published an open letter from Apple CEO Tim Cook explaining to customers that it “fell short” in delivering the best experience possible with the new Maps app: To our customers, At Apple, we strive to make world-class products that deliver the best experience possible to our customers. With the launch of our new Maps...
Tim Cook apologizes to customers over Apple's Maps controversy, recommends Bing and other alternatives

Videos: A peek at the 3D map technology Apple bought in '11

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After 5 years with Google's maps, Apple is reportedly set to unveil its own Lower Manhattan via C3 Technologies. Click to see video. FORTUNE -- Big news in mapping this week. Mark Gurman, 9to5Mac's teenage blogging phenom, reported Friday that Apple (AAPL) is prepared to replace the iPhone and iPad's Map app...
Videos: A peek at the 3D map technology Apple bought in '11

Google Maps gets new API with improvements for tablets

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Google today announced new additions to the API for Google Maps, bringing new information layers, as well as improved integration with Google Play services. The new Maps API is compatible with devices running Android 2.2 and up, and it brings better user interface designs for Android tablets, shoring up Google's...
Google Maps gets new API with improvements for tablets

Apple was warned that its Maps app was awful ahead of launch, but dumped it on users anyway

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The Maps app in Apple’s (AAPL) latest version of iOS 6 is pretty terrible. We all know this. In an interesting turn of events, however, it looks like a number of developers told Apple back in June that its new mapping solution was awful, but the company decided to...
Apple was warned that its Maps app was awful ahead of launch, but dumped it on users anyway
Google Adds Trail Maps For 100 Additional Ski Resorts To Google Maps
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?