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Apple is fixing Maps using its own data
It promises a big boost to detail as well as faster map updates.
Niantic is building AR maps with help from 'Pokémon Go' players
It wants to move beyond gaming.
Google shows off its camera-enabled navigation system
No more getting lost at busy intersections, just activate your phone's camera.
Google uses its search skills to help fight opioid addiction
It's providing a location tool and vital search info.
Google Maps for iOS now shows restaurant waiting times
The update also includes additional transit information.
Google opens Maps to bring the real world into games
You could see more 'Pokemon Go' style experiences.
'PUBG' roadmap includes new maps and more stable gameplay
'Playerunknown's Battlegrounds' is finally becoming a real game.
What we're using: Google Maps while lost in Japan
The company's maps and directions keep getting better.