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Best transit apps for iPhone: Google Maps, Moovit, Citymapper, and more!

Best transit apps for iPhone: Google Maps, Moovit, Citymapper, and more!

Whether you’re learning your way around a new city or just want delay alerts, these are the best transit apps for iPhone Looking for the best iPhone apps to help you master transit directions? When Apple [...]

Google Maps for Android is becoming a neat ‘what’s on’ app too

Google Maps for Android is becoming a neat ‘what’s on’ app too

Google has rolled out a new version of Google Maps for Android, which won’t just tell you how to get to your venue, but also what’s happening when you get there. Launched this week, the free [...]

Fake Google Maps listings recorded calls to the FBI, Secret Service

Fake Google Maps listings recorded calls to the FBI, Secret Service

After failing to get Google’s attention about alleged security weaknesses on location listings added to Google Maps, an engineer created his own fake listings on the service that recorded calls made to the FBI and Secret [...]

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

While everyone loves to beat up on Apple Maps – and not without justification – none of the existing maps apps are good enough yet. Whether it be data quality or user experience, they all still [...]

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

While everyone loves to beat up on Apple Maps – and not without justification – none of the existing maps apps are good enough yet. Whether it be data quality or user experience, they all still [...]

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

Maps – all maps – just aren’t good enough yet

While everyone loves to beat up on Apple Maps – and not without justification – none of the existing maps apps are good enough yet. Whether it be data quality or user experience, they all still [...]

Apple acquires Embark, the push for transit in Maps continues

Apple acquires Embark, the push for transit in Maps continues

Continuing the recent shopping spree, Apple is now reported to have acquired another transit focused app, Embark. While the usual public statements apply, the transaction has reportedly been confirmed to former Wall St Journal writer, Jessica [...]

Google Maps for iOS gets Waze incident reports

Google Maps for iOS gets Waze incident reports

People using Google Maps for iOS should notice a new traffic feature starting today, with real-time incident reports arriving via Waze. When Waze users report road closures, accidents, construction, and other traffic events, they will appear [...]

Google Nexus 10 2013 leaks, Microsoft Surface 2, Ads on Google Maps & more – Pocketnow Daily

Google Nexus 10 2013 leaks, Microsoft Surface 2, Ads on Google Maps & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about how NVIDIA’s CEO has begun teasing the future of Microsoft’s Surface tablets. Samsung is next as “confirmed” reports say that the Galaxy Note III will launch with Android [...]

Updated: Has Apple finally found out how to fix Maps?

Updated: Has Apple finally found out how to fix Maps?

Update: Maps are weighing heavily on Apple’s mind as the tech giant found its way to purchasing yet another smaller, geo-focused firm today. Initially reported by Bloomberg and later confirmed in a statement to AllThingsD, the [...]