Apple iOS 6 drops Google Maps

iOS 6: Apple drops Google Maps, debuts in-house 'Maps' with incredible 3D mode
9 to 5 Mac
According to trusted sources, Apple has an incredible headline feature in development for iOS 6: a completely in-house maps application. Apple will drop the Google Maps program running on iOS since 2007 in favor for a new Maps app with an Apple backend ...

9 to 5 Mac

How To Use Android
Android is awesome and powerful, but it has, shall we say, a learning curve. That scares some people away. After all, iOS is so intuitive that babies can use it. Literally. But you're not a baby.Android may require a little effort to learn and set up, ...

Report: iOS 6 to Include In-House, 3D Maps App
PC Magazine
By Chloe Albanesius Apple will drop Google Maps and incorporate its own 3D-mapping technology in iOS 6, according to a new report. As reported by 9to5Mac, the next version of Apple's mobile OS will include "a completely in-house maps application.

Apple To Ditch Google Maps In iOS 6?
Apple looks prepared to sever its long-standing ties to Google Maps with a brand new mapping application in the next version of iOS. By Eric Zeman InformationWeek Apple is planning a major shake-up of the navigation app found on the iPhone, iPad, ...

Apple may finally replace Google Maps in iOS 6 with own in-house version
Washington Post
It's no big secret that Apple wants to get away from its dependency on Google Maps in iOS — the company has bought several mapping companies over the last few years, and iPhoto for iOSlaunched in March with maps provided by the OpenStreetMap ...

FreedomPop bringing free 4G service to iPhones
For starters, FreedomPop's WiMax-powered 4G broadband isn't available everywhere -- like here in metro Detroit, where I live. You'll need to complete the "check availability" form to see if there's coverage in your area. Second, and of greater concern, ...

Apple May Kill Google Maps in iOS 6
By Jared Newman, PCWorld May 11, 2012 8:41 AM Apple may finally ditch Google Maps in favor of its own mapping software for the next version of iOS, according to an unconfirmed report. Citing “trusted sources,” 9to5Mac reports that a new Maps app will ...

Apple dominating Samsung in Japanese smartphone market
Global data published recently has shown that the smartphone market is dominated by Apple and Samsung. IDC and Strategy Analytics estimated that Samsung overtook Apple for the top position in the January-March period, while iSuppli said Apple was the ...

Apple unveiling Google Maps alternative in iOS 6?
Company has reportedly been working on its own Maps service for the next version of its iOSplatform, meaning it might kick Google Maps off the operating system. by Don Reisinger May 11, 2012 5:34 AM PDT When Apple launches iOS 6 later this year, ...

Apple may finally be providing their own mapping solution in iOS 6
ZDNet (blog)
It looks like Apple may finally be stepping up and trying to take on Google Maps Navigation found on Android devices. Apple has always included a version of Google Maps on their iOS products and for basic mapping and GPS needs it has been fine.

ZDNet (blog)

HTC Evo 4G LTE review
The Verge
Sprint gets the Evo 4G LTE, a variant of the One X with some Evo-style design and feature tweaks, but all the same specs that made us think the One X is among the best smartphones ever made. The $199 (with contract, natch) Evo 4G LTE has a 1.5GHz ...

Cobra iRadar iRAD-105 (for Android)
PC Magazine
Cobra brings in-car radar detection into the 21st century—by pairing it with your smartphone. The Cobra iRadar system ($129.95 list) consists of a hardware radar detector and a companionAndroid or iOS app. This isn't a bad idea—a smartphone offers a ...

iOS 6 will feature Apple's custom Map app
We've seen numerous hints that Apple has been working on its own in-house maps solution with the purchase of several mapping companies and the unusual switch to OpenStreetMaps in iPhoto for iOS. Now 9to5Mac has heard from trusted sources the Apple's ...

Sprint's HTC Evo 4G LTE: First impressions
Computerworld (blog)
Here are my initial impressions: • The Evo 4G LTE, despite its bulky name, feels thin, light, and very nice to hold. Following in the footsteps of HTC's other recent phone launches, it has a premium feel and practically begs to be picked up.

Five Reasons Sprint Needs the HTC Evo 4G LTE
By Joe Arico Sprint will launch the HTC Evo 4G LTE on May 18 for $200, and all indications are it's the kind of device the carrier can use more of. The Evo 4G LTE is powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 1.5-gigahertz dual-core ...


Best games for iPad, Android tablets
My Top 8 games will give you hours of entertainment at home and on the road: World of Goo ($5, iOS; Android). This fantastic physics puzzler has long been one of the most downloaded games because of its unique concept — building up complex structures ...


Verizon Wireless Enhances 4G LTE Network Coverage in Clinton, Massachusetts
MarketWatch (press release)
CLINTON, Mass., May 11, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE wireless network, recently activated new 4G LTE service in Clinton, Massachusetts. This private investment further expands 4G LTE coverage in ...

Motorola/Microsoft, Apple/Samsung Win Time In Patents Cases
Wall Street Journal
It is held by Motorola Mobility, which is in the process of being bought by Google Inc. (GOOG).Motorola asserted the same patent against Apple Inc. (AAPL) in the same court and won earlier this year, forcing Apple to temporarily halt sales of a number ...

Apple mapping a future without Google in iOS 6?
11, 2012, 6:05am PT 3 Comments Apple surprised some earlier this year when it debuted a new iPhoto app for iOS devices that featured maps from a source that was not Google. Now a new report indicates Apple may be on the verge of replacing Google Maps ...


FreedomPop $99 WiMAX iPhone case up for pre-order
Towards the end of March it was revealed that FreedomPop was planning to launch a WiMAX iPhone case that would provide 1GB of data for free. The case would come with a deposit of $99 that would be refunded upon returning the case, with the company ...


Unlock/Jailbreak iPhone 4/4S iOS 5.1 Using Windows Best Guides
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I managed to Unlock/Jailbreak iPhone 4s/4/3gs and I have to say that is working greatThe current situation around the Jailbreak is somewhat complicated since Apple released the update to iPhone OS 5.1, and more recently to IOS 5.1.1.

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Apple reportedly putting acquired map technologies to good use in iOS 6
Ars Technica
Citing "trusted sources," the site says the Maps application for iOS will be done "completely in-house," mapping data and all, thanks to Apple's acquisition of Placebase, Poly9, and C3 Technologies over the last couple of years.

Ars Technica

As HTC ushers in their next generation of smartphones with their hero series of HTC One devices, so too does the impact spread to their other hard-hitting brand lines like what we're seeing here in the HTC EVO 4G LTE. What we've seen of this device ...


How To Unlock and Jailbreak iPhone 4/4S iOS 5.1.1 Latest Brand New Tools
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By dalvin dalvin Only yesterday was released ios upgrade to version of unlock and jailbreak the iphone 4/4s 5.1.1 and just an interesting Tweet was posted on twitter, talking is the famous German Hacker Stefan Esser @ i0n1c in art.

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Apple dropping Google Maps on iOS 6 in favor of its own app, report says
Apple will likely get rid of Google Maps on its upcoming iOS 6 operating system and instead offer its own mapping software, according to a 9to5Mac report. Since 2007, Apple has included Google Maps as a standard application that comes with theiOS ...


Android Community CTIA 2012 Wrap-Up | Android Community
By Cory Gunther
From accessories, cases, charging packs and more we saw plenty in New Orleans but we'll start off with the new HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE heading to Verizon. Officially announced at the show we have some hands-on and plenty of ...
Android Community

Jersey Shore getting Verizon LTE on May 17th... - Engadget
By Darren Murph
Sun, Sea, Sand And Speed: Verizon Wireless Brings The Power Of Its 4G LTE Network To This Summer's Hot Spots. -- More of Northeast's hottest summer vacation spots getting blazing fast4G LTE service. MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 10, 2012 ...

Report: Apple Is Dropping Google Maps from iOS 6
By Kyle Wagner
Apple hasn't really needed Google maps for a while now, but until now it's continued to lean on the service to power iOS's Maps app. 9to5mac is reporting that Apple will drop Google's mapping service in iOS 6 in favor of an entirely in-house ...

Adobe Launches Creative Cloud and Muse, Augments iOS App ...
By Eric Slivka
Adobe's Creative Cloud launch has also seen several improvements to the company's suite ofiOS applications, including the launch of two new iPad apps: Adobe Proto [App Store] and Adobe Collage [App Store]. Plans for the two apps were ...
MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors...

The Android Toolbox project « FIX YOUR CODE
By Amokrane CHENTIR
I want to build the same thing for Android! The reason for this is that I can't think of any place where I can find a list of third party libraries targeting Android development. Of course, we have things like Android UI Patterns that list a fair amount of ...

Rumor: Google prepping a "Game Center" for Android
By Adrian Diaconescu
Android devices might come with a native social gaming app similar to Apple's Game Center soon, according to rumors. ... And the best LTE smartphone is... Previous. Previous Post · Next Post ...
Android Authority

Linux Today - Is Android Worth the Trouble?
The company's acquisition of Android seven years ago, and its cultivation of the platform since, has provided the handset industry, mobile carriers and users with a powerful alternative to the Apple iOS steamroller. In fact, without Android, ...

Google To Launch Social Game Center-Like Service For Android ...
By Chris Chavez
Business Insider, who's industry rumors are typically hit or miss, is reporting today that Google could be looking to imitate a popular Apple feature inside of iOS — Apple's Game Center. Word is, Google's version of Game Center will include ...
Android Phone Fans

Halfbrick's iOS Hit 'Jetpack Joyride' Touches Down On Facebook ...
By Chris Velazco
Here's a little something to file away for when your weekend gets dull — the Australian devs at Halfbrick have brought their premier flying-around-and-dodging-things game to its new home away from iOS. Starting today, users looking to waste ...

Apple to drop Google Maps in iOS 6 | iLounge News
By Charles Starrett
Apple will drop Google Maps as the backend to its built-in Maps application for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, according to a new report. Citing trusted sources, 9to5Mac reports that Apple will make the move in iOS 6, and will replace ...
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