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.
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 continues to roll out its transit info support within Apple Maps, adding a new city in Canada to the ever-growing list.
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.
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.
Transit information is an important aspect to navigating, especially in new areas, and Apple Maps is still expanding the feature.
Throughout 2016, and leading up into this year, Apple was adding transit information into Apple Maps on a regular basis.
The iPhone’s Maps app has certainly had a long, bumpy ride up until now. Back when the iPhone first came out, it was powered exclusively by Google Maps. Alas, that meant it didn’t even have turn-by-turn directions. That is until iOS 6 when Apple redesigned the Maps app from the ground up, but this caused significant problems.