Tag Archives: Google Maps

Google Maps for iOS app updated with hints of Google Now

Google’s been on a roll, updating almost all of its apps over the past couple of weeks. Today, it’s Maps’ turn and it’s got an interesting new feature built-in. When you search for and click on an airport, hotel or restaurant, the app shows you any reservation info that you may have for it. From the App Store description: • Comprehensive,…

Apple Maps SDK more developer friendly than Google Maps

Although Apple’s iOS maps application has received more than its fair share of criticism since its launch last fall, it seems as if some are finally warming up to the app. A couple weeks ago, there was even a report in which Apple Maps outperformed both Waze and Google Maps. The most recent story regarding Apple’s mapping app, however, is that…

TiP Daily: March 7, 2013 [VID]

TiP Daily March 7, 2013: A new rumors suggests Intel could be in the running to provide processors for future iOS devices, Apple Maps beat Google in latest real-world comparison, and more! – Apple Maps bests competition: http://tinyurl.com/cuzvwqz – Apple streaming service troubles: http://tinyurl.com/crdkvww – Intel…

Apple Maps outperforms Google and Waze in head-to-head comparison

In a new column for PC Magazine, columnist John C. Dvorak, along with TWiT broadcaster Leo LaPorte and writer Glenn Rubenstein, put three of the most popular mobile maps applications to the test, and you may be surprised by the outcome. Each participant in the experiment was in a separate vehicle and using a separate mapping program: LaPorte with…

TiP Daily: Feb 22, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Feb 22, 2013: A photo of a reported iPad 5 case hit the web, a new study claims iPhone is most reliable smartphone, and more! – iPad mini 2 displays: http://tinyurl.com/avp8y2e – iPhone reliability: http://tinyurl.com/a7skrla – Street View app: http://tinyurl.com/bj6vnzf – Follow me on Twitter: http://tinyurl.com/6xjt8hc – TiP…