Apple Maps

Apple Maps in CarPlay Shows Traffic Cameras with Siri Announcements in iOS 14

iOS 14 brings new features to Apple CarPlay, including the ability to change wallpapers and also support for new apps, such as parking, electric vehicle charging, and quick food ordering. But some other changes have been found within CarPlay in iOS 14, this time related to Apple Maps. According to a user on Reddit, Apple Maps now...

New Apple Maps Launching in Canada with iOS 14

With today’s announcement of iOS 14 at WWDC, Apple also announced its newest Apple Maps update will finally be making its way to Canada, alongside the UK and Ireland. Apple Maps in iOS 14 will now show routes for cycling, to detail hills and flat routes, while also support electric vehicle routing to chargers. In...

Apple Maps Makes it Easier to Add COVID-19 Testing Locations

Apple is making it easier to find COVID-19 testing sites on Apple Maps. According to a new report from 9to5Mac, the Apple Business Register site for Apple Maps' dedicated COVID-19 listings gives healthcare workers, labs, and other related businesses a way to submit information about testing locations. Once the information is submitted, the test site will...

Apple Using iPhone 11 Pros to Capture Imagery for Apple Maps

An Apple employee has recently been spotted by Cult of Mac in Silicon Valley, wearing an updated Apple Maps backpack rig powered by iPhone 11 Pros. Apple appears to have redesigned its data-gathering backpack with a new hardshell cover and at least three iPhones attached to it for capturing images. The Apple employee wearing the new...

Apple Maps Revamp Launches in the USA; Canada to Wait as Europe is Next

Apple has announced today its redesigned Maps have officially rolled out for customers in the United States, offering more road coverage, pedestrian data, more precise addresses and detailed land cover. “We set out to create the best and most private maps app on the planet that is reflective of how people explore the world today,”...

Developer Replicates Apple Product Launch for “Redesigned Apple Maps”

Business and product designer Ayman Jaddaa has redesigned Apple Maps by incorporating all the features users have been requesting for years. In addition to redesigning Apple Maps, Jaddaa has also replicated an Apple product launch for it. Jaddaa says he has been using Apple Maps as his daily navigator since the first iOS 13 public beta launch while taking...

Here’s a Detailed Overview of Apple Maps in iOS 13

An extensive article published today by the folks over at MacStories offers a detailed insight into what's new in Apple Maps in iOS 13. "Apple Maps in iOS 13 represents – if you’re in the US at least – Apple’s purest vision to date for a modern mapping service,” writes Ryan Christoffel. With Apple giving...

Apple Maps Cars Make Their Way to Victoria

Back in late May, Apple announced it would ‘driving across’ Canada this summer, in an effort to improve Apple Maps. At WWDC, it was revealed Apple Maps in iOS 13 will get a new feature called Look Around, which is essentially a rival to Google Street View, but with smoother transitions. Canadians have already seen Apple...