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?
Google Maps gets a facelift and learns a few tricks. Meanwhile, Bing Maps continues to gather dust in the corner.
Google Maps gets an eye-popping makeover for its venerable Web interface as well as bringing improvements to its mobile apps.
Pundits can make anything about Apple!
A rumored overhaul of the Google Maps UI will nix the
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.
Apple's still the king in digital music and raking in the moolah for PCs, but one trader loses big on the company.
The earthquake and tsunami that demolished northeastern Japan in 2011 left many thousands of its survivors cut off from their homes. But displaced residents of Namie-machi, a small town on the eastern coast of the Pacific that's still in an exclusion zone, can now at least get a present-day glimpse of their neighborhood, thanks to Google.
Siri's getting its day in court, Apple's putting boots on the ground around the world, and the Biggest Little City in the World is getting its head in the cloud.
Apple may soon expand its footprint in India, but your iCloud syncing probably won't get any better. At least you'll be able to find your way around, uh, indoors.