Google Maps For iOS Refined With New Additions

Google updated its Google Maps today, improving the app’s capabilities such as turn-by-turn direction ability. Google Maps will hereafter guide drivers with lane information through lane guidance feature added to the app. It will also be easier to take alternate routes while navigation due to this improvement. While Google Maps have always aided the use…

Google Maps for iPhone is Now Serving Ads

Google has started serving ads through the Google Maps iPhone application, according to SEL. The ads themselves look rather unobtrusive. When you perform a search, sponsored results are generated from your keywords. These results are denoted on the map by a different pin. In list view the sponsored result is highlighted in yellow and clearly…

Apple seeks Google Maps independency

Computerworld reveals today, that in all quietness Apple acquired Placebase back in July. Placebase is a product similar to Google Maps with maps covering the whole world and availability to zoom in and out on places you want to get a closer look at. The differences though, are that Google Maps is a free service,…