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iPad support, new Explore features highlight Google Maps for iOS update

If you've been waiting to use the Google Maps app on your iPad, that wait is now over. The update also brings improved discoverability and navigation features, like indoor maps, an Explore feature, and bicycling directions.

What we expect to see at next week's WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is less than a week away, so Dan Moren and Lex Friedman lay out what's likely to make an appearance.

How to clear your Apple Maps search history

Jason Snell shows you how to prevent other people from seeing where you're searching.

Google I/O from an iOS perspective

Maybe you didn't pay much attention to last week's Google I/O developers conference. But we did, and on this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we look at how some of the announcements coming out of the event relate to Apple's mobile operating system.

How Google's I/O moves measure up to what Apple offers

At Google I/O, the search giant showed off a slew of updates for developers and customers alike. How do Apple's products and tools stack up?

Hands on: New Google Maps make maps interesting again

Google Maps gets a facelift and learns a few tricks. Meanwhile, Bing Maps continues to gather dust in the corner.

Google Maps gets stunning makeover for Web, enhancements to mobile

Google Maps gets an eye-popping makeover for its venerable Web interface as well as bringing improvements to its mobile apps.

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Google Maps' new facelift will slay the sidebar, exalt the map

A rumored overhaul of the Google Maps UI will nix the

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Remains of the Day: Face the book

Microsoft execs are trying to convince people that Windows Phone is exciting, while Facebook picks up Apple's leftovers. Meanwhile, an Apple Store grows in Germany.