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Google Maps makes your holiday travels easier with offline maps and more
Google has just updated the official iOS app of its popular Maps service to help users get around better this holiday season and beyond.
| December 15
Spoken traffic alerts arrive in a Google Maps update
Starting with version 4.12.0, you can hear about traffic issues without taking your eyes off the road.
| November 5
Google’s new Street View app allows users to view and create their own photo spheres
Taking the place of the Photo Sphere Camera app, you can take a look at pretty much anywhere in the world.
| September 3
Reminisce about the places you have been with Google Maps
Never forget where you have been with a new maps app feature on the way.
| July 22
Google Maps for iOS makes way for more improvements
Google has once again updated the official iOS app of its mapping service with new features and improvements.
| July 8
Before the busy Memorial Day holiday, a new Google Maps update adds traffic alerts
The updated app will inform drivers of upcoming traffic and show alternate routes.
| May 21
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
Google Maps update brings full-screen maps, improved mass transit features and more
Version 4.4 of the popular app now allows users to filter search results for Zagat-rated restaurants where available.
| March 19
Google Maps update brings quick facts for popular points of interest and more
When looking up an address in version 4.3, users can also see nearby businesses.
| February 27
Google updates Maps for iOS and Drive for Mac with notable new features
Google has just updated its Maps app for iOS and its Drive app for Mac with new and noteworthy features.
| January 15
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
Google updates Drive and Maps apps with iOS 8 optimizations and new features
Google has just released significant updates to its Drive and Maps apps for iOS.
| November 7
Upcoming Google Maps update will offer a revamped design and more
The new version will also bring Uber and OpenTable integration.
| November 5
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
Google Maps update brings Explore local guide and more
With version 3.2, reservations and appointments from Gmail are labeled on the map.
| July 11
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: Bad Planning Means Many New Maps App Features Are Left Out Of iOS 8
The iOS 8 Maps app was supposed to offer a number of new features, but personnel problems held Apple back.
| June 9
Latest Google Maps Update For iOS Makes It More Apple Friendly
Version 3.0 also offers integration with the Uber ride service.
| May 6
Google Maps For iOS Now Lets You Know When There's A Faster Route Available
Google has just issued an update to Google Maps for iOS that introduces a small yet noteworthy feature.
| February 4
Google Maps For iOS Devices Can Now Show Flight, Hotel And Restaurant Reservations
Users will need to sign-in with Gmail to display the information.
| December 12
Google Maps SDK For iOS Updated With 64-Bit Support, Marker Opacity And More
The Google Maps SDK for iOS has been updated with support for Apple's A7 64-bit system on a chip.
| November 20