Apple To Drop Google Maps From Mobile Devices

Jun 11, 2012
Originally published on June 11, 2012 7:10 pm

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developer Conference Monday with the announcement of its own maps in the mobile operating system. It's Apple's bid to challenge the dominance of Google maps for all kinds of location-based apps. Maps underlie many important things people do with mobile and up until now Google has had a lock on maps.