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Ford Has Created the Navigation Feature Google Maps and Waze Must Copy ASAP
Ford Has Created the Navigation Feature Google Maps and Waze Must Copy ASAP

22 Jul 2024, 13:43 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The American carmaker patented a new technology whose role is to provide drivers with navigation routes according to their experience

 
Apple Maps in iOS 18: This Is Either the Worst Change Ever or a Brilliant Feature
Apple Maps in iOS 18: This Is Either the Worst Change Ever or a Brilliant Feature

22 Jul 2024, 09:18 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Apple is making several quiet changes to Apple Maps, but one of them has drawn particular criticism, possibly for the wrong reasons

 
Can't Stop, Won't Stop: Google Maps Rival Gets More New Features on CarPlay
Can't Stop, Won't Stop: Google Maps Rival Gets More New Features on CarPlay

22 Jul 2024, 08:21 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Magic Earth has become the navigation app getting the biggest number of updates on Apple devices, including for the experience on CarPlay

 
Why You Don't See a Speedometer in Google Maps on CarPlay
Why You Don't See a Speedometer in Google Maps on CarPlay

21 Jul 2024, 14:37 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google Maps for CarPlay has recently been updated with a speedometer and traffic reporting support; the feature isn't yet available for everybody

 
Google Maps vs. Waze on CarPlay: The Best Navigation App After the Latest Updates
Google Maps vs. Waze on CarPlay: The Best Navigation App After the Latest Updates

20 Jul 2024, 07:46 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google Maps and Waze have received several big updates that reset the battle for the best navigation app on Apple's CarPlay

 
Google Still Struggling to Release the Google Maps Feature It Promised in 2023
Google Still Struggling to Release the Google Maps Feature It Promised in 2023

18 Jul 2024, 12:41 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The search giant continues the work on Live Activities for Google Maps, with users getting it gradually; the broad availability isn't ready

 
Google Wants Google Maps To Suggest Routes for the Places You Hear in Radio Ads
Google Wants Google Maps To Suggest Routes for the Places You Hear in Radio Ads

17 Jul 2024, 09:18 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / New Google patent describes how Google Maps can provide content-aware navigation instructions in a car; here's how it works

 
Goodbye, Apple Maps: Google Makes Google Maps for CarPlay Loveable Again
Goodbye, Apple Maps: Google Makes Google Maps for CarPlay Loveable Again

16 Jul 2024, 13:10 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google has finally started listening to users, improving Google Maps with some of the most desirable features; new goodies are live on CarPlay

 
Here's How Waze Can Become a Double-Edged Sword in Only a Few Minutes
Here's How Waze Can Become a Double-Edged Sword in Only a Few Minutes

14 Jul 2024, 07:36 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Waze is the type of app that can easily become a double-edged sword; it sometimes stops working mid-navigation when you need it most

 
With All the New Features Rolling Out in Waze, Here's One Thing the App Still Needs
With All the New Features Rolling Out in Waze, Here's One Thing the App Still Needs

12 Jul 2024, 08:52 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Waze keeps getting new features, but the Google-owned company seems to ignore the most obvious update it needs to make driving safer

 
New-Generation Google Maps Feature Launches for More Users, Likely Not for You
New-Generation Google Maps Feature Launches for More Users, Likely Not for You

12 Jul 2024, 04:33 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google has announced the expansion of Immersive View in Google Maps to another country, with more regions to come later this year

 
Waze Starts Rolling Out Another Highly Anticipated Feature
Waze Starts Rolling Out Another Highly Anticipated Feature

11 Jul 2024, 13:43 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Google-owned navigation software continues the rollout of the new features that were originally announced earlier this year

 
Users Turn Google Maps Into Waze 2.0, Police Cars Now Flagged on the Map
Users Turn Google Maps Into Waze 2.0, Police Cars Now Flagged on the Map

11 Jul 2024, 04:24 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Crowdsourcing pushed to another level: users edit the maps on Google Maps with landmarks to flag the location of police cars

 
Google Maps Finally Gets One of the Most Requested Features on iPhone and CarPlay
Google Maps Finally Gets One of the Most Requested Features on iPhone and CarPlay

10 Jul 2024, 13:55 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The search giant confirms that it's now enabling the speedometer and speed limits for Apple users running the navigation app

 
Good News for Android Auto and CarPlay Users as Carmaker Launches Google Maps Alternative
Good News for Android Auto and CarPlay Users as Carmaker Launches Google Maps Alternative

10 Jul 2024, 08:54 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Stellantis has decided to boost its efforts in the software space with an expansion of the e-ROUTES app and the addition of new capabilities

 
Man Takes Google Maps Shortcut, Finds Out the Ugly Truth About Navigation Apps
Man Takes Google Maps Shortcut, Finds Out the Ugly Truth About Navigation Apps

9 Jul 2024, 12:56 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / A Utah driver ended up stranded on a mountain after following a route suggested by Google Maps; the road was unpaved, but he used it anyway

 
The Most Awful Google Maps Update Ever? Everything You Need To Know About Pop-Up Ads
The Most Awful Google Maps Update Ever? Everything You Need To Know About Pop-Up Ads

9 Jul 2024, 09:21 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / A screenshot that has already gone viral shows a pop-up advertisement loaded by Google Maps during navigation without user input

 
Apple Maps Gets a Quiet Update Only the Luckiest Users Will Enjoy
Apple Maps Gets a Quiet Update Only the Luckiest Users Will Enjoy

8 Jul 2024, 13:47 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The iPhone maker has recently enabled more 3D goodies for users in Montreal, as the DCE expansion is making painfully slow progress

 
The New Google Maps (Which You Likely Hate) Will Soon Be Available Everywhere You Look
The New Google Maps (Which You Likely Hate) Will Soon Be Available Everywhere You Look

8 Jul 2024, 10:46 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Google Maps Platform is getting the highly criticized update that refreshed the color theme for users on Android and iPhone

 
Who (Still) Uses Google Maps' Fastest Routes?
Who (Still) Uses Google Maps' Fastest Routes?

5 Jul 2024, 09:11 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google Maps no longer provides users with the fastest route to the destination exclusively, as it also shows an eco-friendly alternative