Embark is a Silicon Valley-based company that makes public transit apps for iOS and Android. Well, it used to make apps for Android; now it belongs to Apple.
Maps help you plan a journey or illustrate one already taken. Animaps enables you to make those maps more interactive and fun, using the power of Google Maps.
After snatching up social traffic app Waze in June, Google is finally adding the app’s crowdsourced incident reports its own mobile Maps.
Ah, Google Developers, never get too busy to keep adding in things like this.
Developers are welcomed back into Apple's fold, Steve Jobs once considered going consumer-only, and one Scandinavian country says no-no to 3D flyovers.
Because "it's 65 degrees" doesn't always tell the whole story.
Google's app marketplace takes a shot across Apple's bow, Tim Cook talks turkey--and iPhones--with China's largest carrier, and a little dose of nostalgia for Siskel and Ebert fans.
Why pick up one mapping-related company when you can pick up two? In addition to its recent purchase of Locationary, Apple has also picked up public-transit app makers HopStop.
Apple has picked up Locationary, a Toronto-based startup that focuses on providing up-to-date information about local businesses.