Maps Archive

HERE Maps rebrands to HERE WeGo, adds new features

HERE Maps, the mobile mapping app that was sold by Nokia to a group of car companies in late 2015, has released a major update for iOS. It also includes a name change to HERE WeGo. Why the name change? In a blog post, HERE says: On the name change. ‘HERE Maps’ was a bit
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Google Maps rolls out a cleaner look and adds areas of interest

Google Maps is getting a makeover in an update that’s currently rolling out to its mobile apps as well as on the desktop. It will offer a cleaner look to the maps themselves while also adding new “areas of interest”. In a blog post, Google stated: The world is full of information, which means highlighting
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Apple expands Maps Flyover and Nearby support to more locations

Apple has rolled out support for Apple Maps Nearby feature to a handful of new countries while also expanding Flyover to more cities. Nearby, which is a feature that directs users to nearby points of interest, is now available in Austria, Denmark, Japan and Switzerland. The additions bring the total number of countries with Nearby
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Google Maps for iPhone and iPad makes it easier to hail a cab

Google Maps has been updated with a couple of new, handy features like the ability to easily hail a taxi from the app and integration with Spotlight Search. Perhaps the biggest feature addition is that of the ride services tab, which gives you an easy way to check fare estimates and order a ride to
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