Well well well, look what we have here, Google Maps for iOS 6 finally makes its way back to into the life of millions. But is this a big deal? Sure it is, with the Apple effort iOS 6 Maps breaking the moral of the faithful and warranting authority warnings in countries abroad, the iPeople needed a since of direction, literally.
Perhaps a slow knife to the side with a few twists and turns, Google was determined to let Apple sweat it out for a while before they finally did what was right, but tough lessons aside, Google has eased the pain and suffering. Google Maps not only returns to thunderous applause, but it comes with some new tricks, how do you say “Turn by Turn navigation” in French?
Navigate your world with Google Maps, now available for iPhone. Get comprehensive, accurate and easy-to-use maps with built-in Google local search, voice guided turn-by-turn navigation, public transit directions, Street View and more. Use Google Maps to discover great places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and reviews from people you trust. Sign in to save your favorite places and quickly access all your past searches and directions from your computer, right on your phone.
* Find addresses, places and businesses around the world with Google local search.
* Discover places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and local reviews.
* Sign in to sync your searches, directions, and favorite places between your computer and your phone.
* Get voice guided, turn-by-turn driving directions.
* Find your way by train, bus, subway or walking directions.
* Access live traffic information in cities across the world.
Street View and imagery
* View 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View.
* See inside more than 100,000 businesses worldwide.
* View high resolution satellite imagery of locations around the world.
Simple and easy to use
* An entirely new Google Maps experience on your iPhone.
* Newly designed and streamlined interface for even easier navigation of your world.
* Use gestures to explore the map and browse results.
Are you happy? Sure you are, in just a few hours Google Maps made it to the top 10 of most popular free apps in the store, just when you thought people were sleeping! Well then, lets all close our eyes and whisper a soft but meaningful “thank you google” and carry on with our lives. You can find the app on your nearest app store right now.