Mapping Database

Apple Reportedly Planning A Major Rewrite of the Maps App Interface

Yesterday, it was reported that Apple is updating its mapping database on a daily basis with user corrections submitted through iOS and OS X Maps apps.Today, AppleInsider has discovered that tools which provide access to Apple's Maps service are being overhauled in a significant way, as the company is now recruiting software engineers to help with a major...

Apple Updating its Mapping Database Daily With User Corrections

As disclosed by user "heyyoudvd" in a thread on Reddit, Apple Maps POIs appear to be updated every day at 3 a.m. Eastern time, suggesting that the company is now updating its mapping database on a daily basis with user corrections submitted through the native Maps applications for iOS and OS X (via AppleInsider). "Over the past month,...