An Android smartphone showcasing the new 3D imagery technology
Google Unveils New Mapping Technologies -- BBC
Google has demonstrated new mapping technologies in an effort to reassert its position as a market leader.
While it boasts one billion users, Google Maps has recently seen defections by some key developers and partners.
Reports suggest Apple may abandon Google Maps next week at its annual developer conference.
They suggest Apple may announce its own mapping application to replace Google Maps on its smartphones and tablets.
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My Comment: They must innovate to keep their relevance.