Apple, the world’s topmost leading gadget manufacturing company, has announced that it is redesigning the maps for everyone. Apple launched its own Map App in 2012. But now they are calling out for a more detailed and structured view on the Map. Right now, the facility is available only for USA residents. However, they promised that a Map was coming for entire Europe in the later months of this year.
The new Maps will have a more detailed and in-depth view of buildings, malls and stores, parks, hospitals, and more. It is now appearing in bits in the USA. This has been going on from the last several months in the US. The senior vice-president of internet software and service of Apple, Eddy Cue, said that now the maps will be available for all the world, but the date is not confirmed. But they are coming to Europe this year for sure.
Further, he said that Apple Maps would create the best and private Maps on the planet that is reflective of how people explore the world today.
Apple launched its own Maps App after Google, it’s rival company. They started it in 2012 named as ‘Look Around.’ Right now, the redesigned maps are available in the New york city, the San Fransisco bay area, Los Angeles, las vegas, Houston, and Ohio.
The Maps app is the default map system of iOS, macOS, and watchOS. It provides excellent care as directions and estimated time of arrival for mobile phones, public transport, and pedestrians. They are clearly giving high competition to Google and have planned this since 2018. The Maps for the US are complete and will roll out later this month for the southeastern US. Apart from Europe, Germany, Canada, and Australia are also in mind.
One of the most unique and new features on the redesigned App is that now people will be able to create and share a list of favorite locations using a feature called ‘Collections.’