Apple expands Maps 3D Flyover coverage to Tokyo, Zion National Park

Apple expands Maps 3D Flyover coverage to Tokyo, Zion National Park

Apple continues to steadily improve its Mapping service. The company today expanded Maps 3D Flyover coverage to Tokyo, Japan and Zion National Park in Utah.

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Have you noticed improvements in Apple Maps Data?

Have you noticed improvements in Apple Maps Data?

Apple’s brave move to replace Google maps with its own Maps app in iOS 6 backfired miserably and forced the company to issue an apology to its customers.

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Here’s why improvements planned for the Maps app in iOS 8 was delayed

Here’s why improvements planned for the Maps app in iOS 8 was delayed

It was widely speculated that Apple would announce major improvements to the Maps app in iOS 8 such as improved points-of-interest data, public transit directions in select cities, augmented reality and indoor mapping at last week’s WWDC Keynote event, so we were quite puzzled when the company did not announce any of these much-needed improvements.

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Apple buys social location search engine Spotsetter

Apple buys social location search engine Spotsetter

Apple has acquired Spotsetter, a social search engine to recommend you places to visit based on social cues from your friends and family.

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How to save Offline Maps in Google Maps 3.0

How to save Offline Maps in Google Maps 3.0

Google has just released a major update for Google Maps, which finally brings offline maps.

You could save offline maps in the previous version using the “Ok Maps” easter egg, but it wasn’t very intuitive.

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Google Maps 3.0 brings lane guidance, offline maps, search filters, Uber integration and more

Google Maps 3.0 brings lane guidance, offline maps, search filters, Uber integration and more

Google today pushed out a major update to Google Maps for iOS with a bunch of new features including much-needed offline maps support, lane guidance in turn-by-turn directions, advanced search filtering and more.

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Nokia’s job listing suggests company plans to bring back Here Maps to iOS

Nokia’s job listing suggests company plans to bring back Here Maps to iOS

Nokia is looking to bring back Here Maps to iOS, as per new job listings. The job listings seek iOS and Android developers to expand the Here mapping service to the two platforms via SDKs and possibly an app as well.

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Apple hires CEO of indoor location startup Wifarer; sparks speculation about Indoor Maps in iOS 8

Apple hires CEO of indoor location startup Wifarer; sparks speculation about Indoor Maps in iOS 8

Apple is rumored to be planning big changes for its Maps iOS app in iOS 8, including improvements to quality of data and transit integration. Another area Apple has expressed interest in is indoor location, and the company has taken another step forward in this direction by hiring Philip Stanger, the CEO of indoor positioning startup Wifarer.

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Apple adds Stonehenge monument to Maps 3D Flyover

Apple adds Stonehenge monument to Maps 3D Flyover

Apple has just added the Stonehenge monument to its 3D Flyover feature within Apple Maps. This is a UNESCO approved World Heritage Site and Apple has been adding several sites across the world over the past few weeks.

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Some users get Notification option while Reporting a Problem in Apple Maps

Some users get Notification option while Reporting a Problem in Apple Maps

Some users are reporting that they’re seeing an option in Apple Maps on their iOS devices which allows them to be notified whenever they report a problem. This is reportedly visible to only a few users as of now which means that the feature is still in testing.

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