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Get Street View On iOS 6 Maps Using The Street View App

Apple's own Maps app for iOS devices hasn't exactly been a success. Whereas it lacks many features, one of the critical deficiencies is the lack of any alternatives to the popular 'Street View' feature in Google Maps. An iOS developer has now devised a clever way of accessing the Street View features directly from within the iOS 6 Maps app.
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Apple May Include Siri And Maps Integration In OS X 10.9

Apple has long cited its plans to bring together its desktop and mobile operating systems. And in a bid to do so, the company has been steadily introducing iOS features into its recent OS X builds. Rumors have it now that Apple will be releasing the upcoming OS X 10.9 with both Siri and Maps integration.
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Apple May Not Approve A Google Maps Apps

When Apple released iOS 6 with its own Maps and essentially eradicated Google Maps from the new iteration, it was a major disaster. The new Maps were no good as they lacked some of the most basic features. Consequently, Apple had to issue apologies and direct iPhone users to use viable alternatives. Nonetheless, Apple may still refuse to accept a…
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Survey Indicates Apple Maps Issues Aren’t A Huge Ordeal

If you thought Apple Maps were horrible, think again, a survey taken in September proves that Apple's new mapping application isn't all too bad. I've used Apple Maps to travel an exceptional five-hundred miles and not once was I brought off track due to a misplaced street or blurry graphic. ChangeWave, a market researching firm, released data…
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Apple Maps Allows Users To Cache Large Areas For Offline Viewing

Apple Maps in iOS 6 allows users to cache a much larger area for offline viewing than Google Maps. Apple Maps allows users to view any location around a 740 mile radius (1200 km) from cache when a data connection is lost. Google Maps provided viewing of areas in just a 10 mile radius. While traveling, many users commonly experience some-sort of…
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