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Apple makes Maps improvements, but consumer complaints persist

While a list of recent Apple Maps improvements obtained by The Loop indicates the company is continuing its efforts to improve the much-maligned platform, users were quick to respond with a flood of complaints--suggesting Apple still has significant work ahead.

Google CEO Page: Facebook is 'doing a really bad job on their products'

Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page championed the growth of the company's Google+ social networking platform and slammed Facebook's competing efforts in a rare interview published Thursday by  Wired.

Google removes Maps redirect on Windows Phone

Google has made good on its promise to eliminate a redirect preventing Windows Phone device owners from accessing the Google Maps website via Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser.

Google pledges to dump Maps redirect on Windows Phone

Google has vowed to eliminate a redirect preventing Windows Phone device owners from accessing the Google Maps website via Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser.

Santa Claus is coming to town

2012 has been a heady year for mobile IT. The BYOD phenomenon became a reality for most enterprises this year.

Spotlight: iPhone users download 10M copies of Google Maps in 48 hours

Over 10 million iPhone owners downloaded Google Maps in the first 48 hours it was available for the smartphone.

Chitika: Google Maps app launch has little impact on iOS 6 adoption

The much-anticipated launch of Google's native Maps application for Apple's iOS had little immediate impact on iOS 6 operating system adoption according to new data issued by digital ad network Chitika, dispelling assumptions that many users were waiting to upgrade their Apple hardware until the Google service became available for download.

Spotlight: Google Maps is back on iPhone

After a disastrous attempt to launch its own maps application, Apple is bringing Google Maps back to the iPhone with the availability of a new Google Maps iPhone app on the Apple App store.

Google Maps returns to Apple's iPhone, adds turn-by-turn navigation

Nearly three months after Apple replaced Google's preloaded mapping services with its own Apple Maps platform, Google Maps is once again available to iOS device users, this time as a native application offered for download from the App Store.

Report: Google fears Apple will reject Maps app for iOS

Google is "not optimistic" that archrival Apple will approve a dedicated Google Maps application for the iOS mobile operating system, sources within the company tell  The Guardian.