Tag Archive: Routes


Apple Maps trains its eye on Amtrak routes, Boston transit

The next stage of Apple Maps’ Transit roll-out is live today. The latest update includes public transportation in Boston and, more interestingly, select Amtrak train routes in the northeastern U.S. OK, well it’s all pretty interesting. But, you know. Trains. You can check out the new routes in Maps right now. Looking for directions within […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Delivery routes make for a fun puzzler in Apple’s free App of the Week

If you’re looking for a fun puzzle game to play over the weekend you can do a whole lot worse than RGB Express, Apple’s “App of the Week” which has gone free in the App Store. Arriving on iOS one…Read more ›

Google Maps Now Advises iOS Users When Faster Routes Become Available

Google Maps’ latest update for iOS adds a new “Faster Route” feature, which notifies users in navigation mode when a quicker journey to their destination becomes available. The new feature works in conjunction with Google Maps’ existing ability to track…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Find the Best Directions on iPhone by Comparing Alternate Routes in Maps Apps

Compare alternate routes in Maps apps for iPhone

If you’re hitting the road with your iPhone, you’ll probably be relying on either Apple Maps or Google Maps to help you get to your destination. But before you settle on an uncertain route, remember to check the default routes and compare alternate routes in both mapping apps to find the best directions, and don’t be surprised if both apps give you very  [Read More…]