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Apps from maps using location intelligence is a whole new world

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by

Technically a map is defined as a diagrammatic representation of an area of land or sea showing physical features, cities, roads, etc. As soon as we view a map, we inherently start turning it into information by analyzing its contents and finding patterns, assessing trends, and making decisions about what we are seeing. Creating apps and software that use map informa...


Use Google maps SDK in your iOS apps

Friday, December 14, 2012 by

Along side the new Google maps app released into the Apple app store, developers can now also use the same mapping Google Map SDK in their iOS mapping apps, as an alternative to the sometimes flawed native Apple maps SDK. The new SDK has a feature rich set that is missing from Apple's mapping solution such as super-fast vector mapping, new layers, and mor...


Amazon maps API and developer help

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by

Developers can now add interactive maps and custom overalys to Kindle appsIDG News Service - has opened its Maps API to all Kindle developers, who can now use it to integrate maps in their applications for the Kindle Fire family of tablets.The Maps API is the latest addition to Amazon's Mobile App SDK, to which the retailing giant has been continually ad...


App developers I told you so to Apple about maps

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by

App developers raised concerns about the poor quality of Apple's Maps back as far back as June, it has been revealed. Several anonymous developers revealed to CNET that it was obvious early on that the Google Maps replacement was not up to scratch and weren't shy about informing Apple through several official channels. These developers,...