Apple last updated its transit information within the United States earlier in June, and now one more major city has support for the public transportation info.
One of the areas that Apple has been improving in its stock Maps app is transit information, and with so many potential travelers needing to take advantage of the public transit systems in cities across the globe, it’s a must-have feature.
Back in December of 2016, a report surfaced that said Apple was planning on using drones to help improve Apple Maps.
Apple has had vehicles on the road collecting data for Apple Maps for many years now, with part of that goal expected to continue to launch even more competing features to Google’s existing options.
Transit information makes it easy to find public transportation to get from one location to the next, and Apple has been adding transit info to its stock Maps app on a regular basis.
Apple Maps continues to expand its Transit functionality to more metropolitan areas within the United States.
It has been a couple of years since Apple introduced transit information into its Maps app, and since then the company has been working to add new locations that support the feature.
Apple wants its stock Maps app to be the go-to option for iPhone owners, which means it has to continually add new features and expand upon the features it already has.
For major metropolitan areas, transit information can be a requirement for many visitors and residents, which means Apple has to continue to add the feature within its stock Maps app at a semi-regular basis.
Bike sharing is a growing element in many cities across the globe, and now Apple Maps can show you locations in many different areas.