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Why Apple Doesn't Need Google Maps Anymore [Apple]

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The new version of iPhoto doesn't seem to use Google Maps for the map features in Journals and Slideshows. It's a small departure, sure, but it signals a much bigger play. Because thing is, Apple doesn't really need Google Maps anymore. And it's only a matter of time until it severs those ties completely. More »
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