Amazon To Compete With Maps Of Apple And Google

Seeing Apple’s debut in mapping technologies to compete with Google maps, Amazon has acquired a 3D mapping startup of its own. Earlier this week, on Tuesday, 3 July 2012, the online retail giant sealed a deal to purchase UpNext in a move that could signal the company’s intentions to bring 3D maps to its Kindle Fire slate…

TomTom Confirms Deal With Apple

We reported earlier that Apple intended to abandon Google Maps, later this year. After all, Google earns its 2% revenue by its usage on iPhone and iPad.