New Patents Detail Apple’s Mass Transit System for Maps on iOS
Apple's answer to mass transit mapping in Google Maps has been revealed in new patent.
Uber Poaches Key Apple Maps Senior Engineering Manager
A key Apple Maps engineers takes position at Uber.
Google’s Waze For iOS and Android Updated With New Sharing Features
Waze for iOS and Android updated to version 3.8.
Google’s Skybox Satellites Monitoring Apple’s Next iPhone Launch
Google's Skybox Imaging can predict next iPhone launch using high-res satellite imagery.
Apple Acquires Mapping Company, BroadMap, and Evernote Competitor, Catch [u]
Apple has allegedly acquired BroadMap and Catch.
Apple Files Patent for Interactive Layered Data Maps
Apple files new patent describing an interactive maps with layered data.
Apple Maps Error Places Taiwan Under the Sovereignty of China, Officials Demand Immediate Change
Apple Maps error names Taiwan as part of the greater China, instead of Republic of China.
Apple’s Maps Team Looking To Hire Web UI Designer For ‘New Secret Project’
Apple's job listings show the maps team is seeking a Web UI Designer to work on a 'New Secret Project.'
Apple Acquires Popular Public Transit App Embark
Apple has acquired yet another transit app, Embark.
Apple Seeks Broader In-Car Maps and Siri Integration
Apple is reportedly working with car manufacturers to integrate iOS 7 Maps and Siri into cars.
Analyst: Apple Interested in Buying TomTom
Apple may take over TomTom, the Dutch supplier of navigation apps, at least according to a Rabobank International analyst who claims he has knowledge about a takeover bid, Bloomberg reports. (more…)
Tim Cook Talks About the Executive Reshuffle, New Roles, And More
Bloomberg BusinessWeek published a lengthy interview with Tim Cook looking back over the past 16 months of work as Apple CEO. In addition to what we've already learned from the NBC interview aired last night, Apple CEO goes on to explain how the recent executive reshuffle will change the company's new products. (more…)