Tag Archive: Maps


Google puts Pac-Man inside your Maps

Google has kicked off the April Fools’ Day festivities early this year by putting Pac-Mac inside of Google Maps. The game turns real-life roads into a virtual maze, and the more roads there are, the trickier it gets. The game works inside… Read more ›

For a long time, Apple Maps was a laughing stock. Then it started getting better. Apple ironed out the glitches, began updating Apple Maps every day, and introduced Flyover, which gave you a 3-D view of major cities as they would… Read more ›

After hints that a broader international rollout was imminent, Apple Maps Connect has officially come to Germany, France and Canada. As you might recall, word of Apple Maps Connect expanding to France and Germany appeared last Friday, when a website… Read more ›

Apple Maps Connect could reach more countries soon

Apple may be a tech giant with more spare cash than a dozen Scrooge McDucks, but it does spare a thought for the little guy every now and then. Late last year, the company launched a new portal called Apple… Read more ›

You may have never heard of the Aral Sea, even though it was the fourth largest lake in the world as recently as the 1960’s. The once-gigantic body of water which rests on the border of Uzbekistan has shrunk to… Read more ›

Apple Maps has been out for over two years but it’s just finally completing its original mission to completely replace Google Maps in all of Apple’s products. Starting today iCloud.com users will see an online version of Apple Maps when… Read more ›

Google Maps gets a super sweet redesign for Lollipop

Google Maps for Android is the latest Google app to get a Material Design makeover for Android 5.0 Lollipop, following the improvements to Calendar on Monday. It’s not just more colorful than it was before, however; you’ll also find new services built–in,… Read more ›

If you’ve got a business that Apple Maps just keeps on getting wrong, great news. Apple has just launched a new portal for U.S. businesses to add or edit their listings within Apple Maps. Called Apple Maps Connect, the new… Read more ›

Apple appears to have acquihired the small team behind Pin Drop, a location-bookmarking app set to close down at the end of the month. Based on a series of deleted tweets and a redacted blog post, Cult of Mac has reason… Read more ›