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Get directions even faster with Apple Maps in iOS 9
The navigation app is getting even smarter in the next version of iOS.
| July 27
Apple confirms minivans are taking street-level pictures
Apple has confirmed that it is taking pictures of the streets and buildings around you.
| June 10
A new report says the 'mystery' Apple vans are capturing images for a new mapping database
The vans have been spotted in a number of major cities across the United States since the start of 2015.
| May 29
GPS start up Coherent Navigation is the latest Apple acquisition
Apple continues to acquire other location-based software companies to bolster its own mapping app.
| May 18
Apple Maps adds data from GasBuddy and GreatSchools
Users may soon be able to view gas prices and local school information.
| February 25
Apple's Flyover 3-D view feature in Maps expands to more locations
Apple has once again expanded the Flyover feature of its Maps software to a number of additional locations.
| January 28
Apple introduces improvements for iCloud.com Photos and Apple Maps Connect
Apple has just rolled out several notable improvements for a couple of its Web-based services.
| January 27
Apple's Maps gains Flyover 3-D view support for additional locations in Europe
Apple has recently carried out another round of expansion for the Flyover 3-D view feature of its Maps app.
| December 20
Apple finally switches over to Apple Maps for the Find My iPhone iCloud.com interface
The feature used Google Maps data since first being introduced in 2012.
| December 9
Apple adds new locations for Maps Flyover views and Siri movie showtime listings
Apple has recently added support for new locations for Maps Flyover views and Siri movie showtime listings.
| December 6
Apple working to improve crowdsourcing features of its Maps software
Through a new job listing, Apple is looking for a "Maps Community Client Software Engineer."
| December 5
Apple's Maps has at least 10 new business listing information providers
Apple has apparently partnered with more business listing information providers for its Maps service.
| November 20
Apple launches Maps Connect website to make local business listings more accurate
Apple has just launched a new website called Apple Maps Connect.
| October 22
Manager in charge of quality control for iOS 8.0.1 also oversaw launch of Apple Maps
So, who's responsible for Apple's botched iOS 8.0.1 update?
| September 26
Watch part one of Apple CEO Tim Cook's interview with Charlie Rose
You can now watch the first part of Apple CEO Tim Cook's interview with Charlie Rose online.
| September 14
Here once more? Nokia set to take on Apple and Google's mapping apps ... again
Nokia is working on a new mapping app for users of iOS and Android devices.
| September 3
Apple Maps adds 3-D Flyover of Yosemite National Park and Wellington, New Zealand
The next major version of OS X is also named for the California landmark.
| August 19
Apple's Maps team contacting business owners regarding user-submitted corrections
Apple is reportedly contacting business owners to resolve issues concerning incorrect information reported by users of its Maps app.
| July 12
Apple Ditches Google Maps For Own Software In Find My iPhone Beta On The Web
The change only affects the beta iCloud website.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| July 8
Report: Apple Acquires ‘Social’ Search Engine Spotsetter
The app offered personalized recommendations on where to go.
| June 6
Apple's Maps App Gets 3-D Flyover Support For Mysterious Stonehenge
You can now visit Stonehenge via your iOS device.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| April 28