Sydney: Australian police yesterday warned motorists about using Apple maps
on the iPhone's latest operating system after rescuing several people left stranded in the wilderness, saying the errors could prove deadly.
People with knowledge of Apple's inner workings said Forstall's departure was years in the making, and came to a head with the Apple Maps
Although North Wales' largest town hasn't disappeared, an Apple map
reader looking for Crewe will arrive at the new destination of "Wrexham, Crewe".
users, on the other hand, described a starkly different experience including misinformation and a lack of public transportation options.
Wendy Brawer, creator of New York City's environmental Green Apple Maps
, says she was "chagrined" when she first heard about the 2002 IYE designation.
Drivers can use just their voice to ask Siri for requests including:Making phone calls to contacts in their address book,Looking up phone numbers for restaurants or other points of interest,Setting a reminder or alarm,Asking about the weather,Select and play music,Audibly send and receive text messages,Getting directions through Apple Maps
GAME GOLF LIVE includes a powerful course rangefinder for mapping on Google Maps, Apple Maps
and BING Maps.
There was no mention of Apple Maps
when iOS 8 was revealed during the 2014 WWDC last week but according to (http://www.
In addition to previously available items such as general device information, phone settings, messages, call logs and camera roll, investigators can now opt to download data on communications over social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Foursquare, WhatsApp, Instagram, Skype), data from Google apps, emails and addresses, user dictionaries, Passbook, voice mail and data from Apple maps
and planned routes.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- 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.
They point to the Apple Maps
fiasco, in which Apple replaced Google's mapping product with its own on the iPhone and it quickly became clear that Apple's maps were not ready for prime time.
Sydney, Jan 7 ( ANI ): The 'flawed' and 'doggy' Apple maps
service has once again failed to provide correct directions for travel to its users in Australia.
As wereported back in September: "The issue plaguing Apple Maps
is not mathematics or algorithms, it is data quality," according to TeleMapics.
Forstall reportedly got the boot for a number of reasons, but the last straw was his refusal to join other executives in apologizing for Apple Maps
, the disastrous mapping program featured on the latest version of iOS.
He was the executive behind the panned Apple Maps
app that the company announced with much fanfare in summer.