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GM Announces Killer Google Maps Alternative With Traffic Alerts, Voice Commands
GM Announces Killer Google Maps Alternative With Traffic Alerts, Voice Commands

12 Apr 2021, 17:53 UTC / GM has announced a brand-new navigation solution that lands as an in-vehicle app available for select 2018 model year and newer cars

 
Apple Brings Navigation Features to More Users, Key Options Still Missing
Apple Brings Navigation Features to More Users, Key Options Still Missing

25 Feb 2021, 09:43 UTC / Apple has launched its turn-by-turn navigation features in the United Arab Emirates, but according to a report, key features are still missing

 
Lockheed Martin MAPS Shield to Be Deployed on U.S. Army’s War Machines
Lockheed Martin MAPS Shield to Be Deployed on U.S. Army’s War Machines

23 Feb 2021, 14:46 UTC / Lockheed Martin's MAPS stands for Modular Active Protection System and is meant to detect and removed threats to American war machines

 
New BMW R 1250 RT Comes with Instrument Cluster Map Display
New BMW R 1250 RT Comes with Instrument Cluster Map Display

16 Oct 2020, 09:43 UTC / BMW R 1250 RT gets updated for the new model year, first Motorrad bike to use a screen that allows maps to be displayed directly in the instrument cluster

 
The New Apple Maps Has a Hard Time Taking Drivers to Their Destination
The New Apple Maps Has a Hard Time Taking Drivers to Their Destination

31 Aug 2020, 13:30 UTC / The new maps in Apple Maps are now live, but as it turns out, the app doesn’t always point drivers to the correct location

 
The Latest Google Maps Update Makes Street View a Lot More Useful
The Latest Google Maps Update Makes Street View a Lot More Useful

25 Jun 2020, 15:21 UTC / Google has added pins on Google Maps Street View, making exploring a certain location a lot easier if you’re looking for a specific POI

 
Google Updates Google Maps for Android and Android Auto with a New Feature
Google Updates Google Maps for Android and Android Auto with a New Feature

18 Jun 2020, 08:03 UTC / New versions of Google Maps are now available for download on Android and Android Auto, and at least one new feature is available

 
Man Claims He Got in Trouble with His Wife Due to Broken Google Maps Feature
Man Claims He Got in Trouble with His Wife Due to Broken Google Maps Feature

21 May 2020, 14:50 UTC / A Google Maps user claims the app’s Timeline feature incorrectly indicates he visited several places, causing marriage problems

 
Spectacular Google Maps Images Show Firefighters Battling a Fire After Car Crash
Spectacular Google Maps Images Show Firefighters Battling a Fire After Car Crash

3 Mar 2020, 19:45 UTC / Aerial photos published on Google Maps show fire crews putting out a blaze after what appears to be a simulated crash between a bus and a car

 
Quantum Computers Are About to Forever Change Car Navigation
Quantum Computers Are About to Forever Change Car Navigation

6 Dec 2019, 16:35 UTC / Using an algorithm called Quantum Routing and a D-Wave quantum computer, Volkswagen directed nine public transit buses in Portugal

 
Google to Allow EV Charging Payments in the Maps App
Google to Allow EV Charging Payments in the Maps App

22 Nov 2019, 13:38 UTC / Google’s tireless work to provide new and useful features for Google Maps, targets EV owners as a new update will include in-app payment options

 
Toyota to Show Groundbreaking Mapping Technology at CES 2016 <span>· Video</span>
Toyota to Show Groundbreaking Mapping Technology at CES 2016 · Video

22 Dec 2015, 10:47 UTC / The carmaker will bring its new map-making technology at CES 2016. Totyota plans to use onboard cameras to improve maps for navigation pourposes

 
There’s Something About Tesla’s New Autopilot Software You May Want to Know: Maps
There’s Something About Tesla’s New Autopilot Software You May Want to Know: Maps

15 Oct 2015, 09:12 UTC / Any car of the future that will drive itself through traffic needs the best GPS maps available in the world. Elon Musk is on it already, apparently

 
Nokia Favors Audi, BMW and Mercedes for HERE Maps Purchase
Nokia Favors Audi, BMW and Mercedes for HERE Maps Purchase

21 Jun 2015, 10:55 UTC / It seems like BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz are hitting a lucky strike in their attempt to buy the Nokia HERE Maps division from Nokia

 
Google’s Waze App Will Share Data With Governments Around the World
Google’s Waze App Will Share Data With Governments Around the World

2 Oct 2014, 15:54 UTC / Waze, one of the world’s largest community-based traffic and navigation app has announced they’re launching a data-exchange program in partnership with local governments worldwide. Aimin...