Maps

Google Maps Update Brings a Partial Redesign and Adds Relevant Points of Interest

Google Maps Update Brings a Partial Redesign and Adds Relevant Points of Interest

Google Maps is getting an all new update which brings a handful of features to the table. First up is a slightly revamped user interface with increased focus on points of interest that is relevant to a particular user. Maps will now start picking up your reservations from Gmail, events from Calendar, and add those locations automatically for easier navigation.

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Phoenix, AZ and Birmingham, AL

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Phoenix, AZ and Birmingham, AL

Throughout the first part of 2017, Apple was on a semi-consistent roll deploying new areas supporting transit information through Apple Maps.

Apple Adds Chicago, Las Vegas and Other Airports to Indoor Mapping in iOS 11

Apple Adds Chicago, Las Vegas and Other Airports to Indoor Mapping in iOS 11

When Apple introduced iOS 11 earlier this year, the company confirmed that indoor mapping would finally arrive for the software, as far as airports were concerned.

iOS 11 and ARKit Bring Detailed Navigation to Walking Directions

iOS 11 and ARKit Bring Detailed Navigation to Walking Directions

While getting navigation routes while driving may be the primary use for some users of Apple Maps and Google Maps (and other similar apps), getting an outlined path while walking is also an important feature.

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Las Vegas, Nevada

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Las Vegas, Nevada

Transit information continues to roll out into Apple Maps, with the latest additions bringing support to one of the more congested areas in the United States.

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Southern Alberta and Calgary

Apple Maps Transit Info Now Available in Southern Alberta and Calgary

Apple continues to roll out its transit info support within Apple Maps, adding a new city in Canada to the ever-growing list.

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Madrid, Spain

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Madrid, Spain

It’s been just over a month since Apple added transit support to a new city, but the wait is over — at least if you’re in Madrid, Spain.

iOS 11 Beta Begins Rolling out Indoor Maps for Airports and Shopping Complexes

iOS 11 Beta Begins Rolling out Indoor Maps for Airports and Shopping Complexes

Apple spoke about the rollout of indoor maps with iOS 11, helping customers get a better idea of the layout of shopping complexes or even airports. It seems like the iOS 11 beta is already seeing some of these features, with a handful of locations getting indoor maps starting today.

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Adelaide, Australia

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Adelaide, Australia

Transit information is an important aspect to navigating, especially in new areas, and Apple Maps is still expanding the feature.

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Singapore

Apple Maps Transit Info Launches in Singapore

Throughout 2016, and leading up into this year, Apple was adding transit information into Apple Maps on a regular basis.