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Apple now credits Open Street Map under iPhoto acknowledgments

When Apple released iPhoto for iOS on March 7th, many quickly realized that Apple wasn’t using Google Maps as it usually does to do mapping, but rather maps from the OpenStreetMap project. Apple offered no official credit to the non-profit project, which collects a series of maps from over 500,000 people worldwide. However, it appears [...]
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Wikipedia’s Mobile Apps Drop Google Maps for OpenStreetMap

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

In the world of online mapping, it feels like things aren't quite going in Google's direction these days: Apple switched away from Google Maps to OpenStreetMap when it launched iPhoto for iOS. Foursquare, too, announced a similar sw... Read Post

Apple Finally Gives Proper Credit To OpenStreetMap In iPhoto For iOS

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

When Apple launched iPhoto for iPhone, it quickly became clear that there was something odd going on with the maps in the application. Even though Apple never talked about this publicly, the data Apple used to render these new maps ... Read Post

Apple finally credits OpenStreetMap for use of its mapping data in iPhoto app

Technology : The Next Web Blog (2 years ago)

Following its decision to drop support for Google Maps and utilise the OpenStreetMap Foundation’s (OSM) data in its new iPhoto iOS app, Apple has finally credited its use of the... Read Post


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