- News tagged "maps"
Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015
Uber has lost a bid, thought to be around US$3 billion, for mapping service Nokia Here. The Finnish company is said to be in talks with BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz on a potential deal instead.
Thursday, 2 Jul 2015
Google has added a new feature to Google Drive, which now allows you to create, share and manage custom maps with useful data overlays.
Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014
Google has just agreed to a deal to purchase imaging satellite maker Skybox Imaging for US$500 million in cash.
Wednesday, 8 May 2013
Ahead of Google's I/O event next week, an updated interface for Google Maps has surfaced which removes the sidebar and focuses on the map itself rather than its various navigational components.
Thursday, 3 Jan 2013
According to rumors, Apple is said to be interested in acquiring Waze and that negotiations are now in the advanced stages.
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012
Australian police have warned against using Apple's iOS 6 Maps, after having to rescue six people within a spate of two months who became lost while attempting to locate Mildura in Victoria.
Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012
After the debacle that was Apple Maps for iOS 6, it was inevitable that someone had to pay the price for the blunders. According to Bloomberg, the manager of the team which developed Apple Maps has been fired.
Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012
Google is launching the Google Maps Navigation (Beta) for phones running Android 2.2 and above. Built from the ground up as an Internet-connected GPS system, read on to find out what Google Maps Navigation (Beta) has to offer.
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012
Google Maps is arguably one of the most sought-after digital maps on the planet. To demonstrate just how dedicated they are, Google has unveiled their first underwater Street View collection.
Friday, 21 Sep 2012
Apple's latest Maps app isn't very well received, but they implored new users to be patient with it. The reason given was that it's still in the early stages, and will only get better as people access it more.