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Scout offers a better feature set, including excellent help for daily commuters, than either Google Maps or Apple Maps, with similarly good route guidance.
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The envisioned system would help you plan your route by analyzing stop lights, stop signs, and obstacles that can slow your trip.
The mobile versions of Google Maps now blend in traffic data from Waze, while Waze users gain Google Street View and satellite images.
After Apple pays $32.5 million to customers over purchases made by kids using parents' passwords, Google may be next to face the FTC's scrutiny.
Several key improvements were planned for the app but haven't made it to iOS 8 yet, says TechCrunch. Why not?
As Apple's acquisition of Beats Electronics comes close to completion, hundreds of employees may find that their positions are marked as redundant.
The tech giant's potential purchase could help it compete in an area dominated by Amazon's prized e-book business, according to TechCrunch.
Suppliers asked to make 70 million to 80 million handsets with bigger screens, the Wall Street Journal reports.
A new manufacturer has allegedly cooked up a battery thin enough for the body of the rumored biggest-screen-yet iPhone.
Apple has relied on Samsung for its mobile processors, but WSJ reports that Apple's deal with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. appears to be bearing fruit.