TomTom Prepping Android App
TomTom today announced plans to offer a navigation application to the Android platform come October. The application, which TomTom is previewing at the IFA event in Berlin this week, will include a bevy of features to help smartphones users navigate between points. The app will include: the latest maps even when no signal is available; free updates; "IQ Route" that promises accurate drive and arrival times; lane guidance for transiting complicated junctions; 2D and 3D map views; and voice-guided directions. The app will also offer several in-app purchases that add more features, including HD Traffic and Speed Cameras. Pricing and availability for the application will be announced close to launch.
Apple to Rebuild Maps from Scratch Using Its Own Data
Jun 29, 2018
Apple hopes to improve its Apple Maps app and service by rebuilding them from the ground up with all new data. Apple launched Maps six years ago relying on data from third-party providers such as TomTom.
Apple Reveals iOS 10 Features
Jun 13, 2016
Apple today showed off iOS 10, what it calls the biggest release of iOS ever for both end users and developers. To start, the platform changes up the lock screen, making it easier to access the camera, notifications, Control Center, and widgets.
Latest Windows 10 Preview Targets Browser and Maps
Mar 18, 2016
Microsoft has made a new build of Windows 10 available to mobile phones and PCs alike. Build 14291 makes significant changes to several important features.
Google Adds Multi-Stop Directions to Maps
Jul 1, 2016
Google gave Google Maps users the ability to plan multi-stop trips. The latest version of Google Maps allows people to add multiple destinations to a single excursion.