On Sunday, Apple confirmed its acquisition of Coherent Navigation, a Bay Area global positioning firm, boosting the company’s mapping capabilities.
Google has released the Google Maps app for Apple’s iPhone and iPod devices, three months after Apple replaced the former’s mapping service with its native map app.
Mildura police, Ausrtalia, issue warning after motorists lose way in scorching temperatures because town misplaced on Apple Maps. Now Australian authorities are urging motorists to use anything but Apple Maps.
Google has been rumored to be preparing to return its Maps application for the iPhone and iPad.
Google’s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says that Google and Apple enter the ”defining fight” in the technology industry that has no precedents in the past.
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook went public to apologize for failure of a new app.
Apple is highly criticized over and errors in its new Maps app provided in the newly-released iOS6.