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Apple's World Wide Developers Conference Begins In San Francisco

Apple’s New CarPlay Monitors Personal Data To Predict Movement

Apple’s new hands-free car integration system – known as Carplay – will not only allow you to access music, messages and your phone wirelessly, it will also track your movements and communications in order to predict where you are going next.

03/04/2014

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Map Users Mistakenly Drive Onto Alaska Airport Runway

A glitch in the Apple Maps app on newer iPhones and iPads guides people up to a runway at a major Alaska airport instead of sending them on the proper route to the terminal, an airport official said Wednesday.

09/25/2013

WWDC attendees look at the new MacBook Pro that is displayed at the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Acquires 2 Startups With Plans To Improve Map Features

Apple has bought online mapping services HopStop and Locationary as part of its ongoing effort to create a more formidable alternative to Google’s navigation system.

07/19/2013

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Larry Magid: Google Maps Navigates Way Back To Apple Devices

Google is out with a new and improved mapping app for both the iPad and iPhone. A previous version was removed by Apple last September, prompting a barrage of criticism about Apple’s own mapping app.

07/18/2013

Apple iPhone 5. (CBS News)

Tech Report: Navigation On Cellphones May Violate Calif. Hands-Free Law

Our technology analyst takes a look at a recent decision by a Fresno court that prevents use of hand-held navigation devices while driving.

04/09/2013

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Maps Return To iPhone With New App

The world’s most popular online mapping system returned late Wednesday with the release of the Google Maps’ iPhone app.

12/12/2012

An Apple iPhone 5. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bad Apple Maps Directions Lead Australian Users To Desert

More than two months after Apple’s CEO apologized for errors in its Maps service, Australian police say the app is “potentially life threatening” because of the bad directions it has given to the southern city of Mildura.

12/11/2012

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Fires Exec Behind Apple Maps

Apple has reportedly fired the executive behind the ill-fated Apple Maps.

11/27/2012

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Outgoing Apple Exec Refused To Apologize For Mapping App Flaws

The head of Apple’s iPhone software development was asked to resign after he refused to sign a letter apologizing for the flaws of Apple’s mapping application, according to a published report.

10/30/2012

Apple Senior VP of iPhone Software Scott Forstall demonstrates the new map application featured on iOS 6 during the keynote address during the 2012 Apple WWDC keynote address at the Moscone Center on June 11, 2012. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple ‘Extremely Sorry’ For Maps Frustration

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company is “extremely sorry” for the frustration that its maps application has caused and it’s doing everything it can to make it better.

09/28/2012

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