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Here Maps

Use Here Maps for its basic navigation and maps, but don't bother with Nokia's added features.

By September 6, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating September 6, 2013

Here Maps

The Here Maps app does a pretty good job with most of what you would want in a navigation app, but various issues and a lack of visual options like Street View make it only a passable substitute for what is already available.

By November 21, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating November 21, 2012

Apple Maps

Apple Maps now has functional turn-by-turn navigation and gorgeous 3D Flyover features, but lack of public transit directions, shoddy details on maps, and distorted 3D views in some areas make this app mostly unusable until there's an update.

By September 25, 2012

2.5 stars Editors' rating September 25, 2012

Genius Maps by Mireo (Android)

Genius Maps by Mireo shows promise as a sharply designed offline navigation app, but destination input and search could use streamlining.

By April 2, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 2, 2014



Google Maps for iOS

With its iOS Maps app, Google sets the standard for what mobile navigation should be and more.

By December 13, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2012

Google Maps for Android

With its long list of features, zippy performance, and syncing of data across other devices, Google Maps is a must-have application for anyone running Android.

By September 19, 2012

5 stars Editors' rating September 19, 2012

Firefox maker Mozilla: We don't need Google's money anymore

The organization once banked on the millions that Google paid for search traffic from the Firefox browser. Now it relies on Yahoo, Baidu and others, and it expects revenue to grow.

By November 25, 2015


Why prepaid wireless plans may not be the bargain you're looking for

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explores whether prepaid brands owned by the major wireless operators offer a true advantage over traditional services.

By November 22, 2015


Make pit stops in navigation mode with Google Maps' update for Android

The search giant's map app now keeps you on track while making stops for gas, coffee, food or anything else that breaks up your journey.

By October 20, 2015


How to switch to Google Maps Lite on the Web

Google Maps is beautiful in your Web browser, but that beauty may have a performance cost. To avoid this, try out the Lite mode.

By November 19, 2015