Apple enlists TomTom as Siri heads for cars

So, Apple announced their revamped mapping application at WWDC yesterday, and it has definitely wowed as well as captured the imagination of the crowd. Certain quarters have even gone so far as to say that Google Maps will be in the decline with the introduction of Apple’s latest Maps solution, but that might be too premature. Word has it that TomTom is the one licensing out their maps data to Apple for iOS 6, although TomTom did remain quiet on additional details when pressed about this working relationship. Tom Tom stated that “No further details of the agreement will be provided,” and this bodes well with the Apple top brass as keeping secrets is one of the strong suits of the fruity company. Have any of you considered how transit information might be lacking in Apple’s Maps solution? After all, plenty of folks do rely on Google Maps’ transit information, and it is a great way to plan your journey especially in an unfamiliar place. Will this be the lacking feature to ma

Apple enlists TomTom as Siri heads for cars

In-car navigation firm TomTom on Tuesday said it has inked a deal to provide map information to Apple, which a day earlier introduced its own mapping service for iPhones and iPads.

Tue 12 Jun 12 from Phys.org

TomTom licenses maps data to Apple for iOS 6

So, Apple announced their revamped mapping application at WWDC yesterday, and it has definitely wowed as well as captured the imagination of the crowd. Certain quarters have even gone ...

Tue 12 Jun 12 from Ubergizmo

TomTom shares surge on Apple deal

AMSTERDAM (AP) -- Shares in Dutch navigation device maker TomTom NV have surged on news that the company will supply map data to Apple Inc....

Tue 12 Jun 12 from AP

Apple using TomTom and OpenStreetMap data in iOS 6 Maps app

We've been digging through the iOS 6 screenshots that were leaked to us earlier today for more details and found an interesting tidbit among them — TomTom is one ...

Mon 11 Jun 12 from The Verge

TomTom confirmed as official partner for iOS 6 Maps

TomTom has announced it is providing the mapping data for Apple's new operating system, which was unveiled at WWDC this week.Apple has shunned Google in its next iteration of its mobile platform, ...

Tue 12 Jun 12 from Techradar

Apple Dumps Google, Turns To TomTom

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com Apple didn?t only announce a brand new Maps application during their WWDC 2012 Keynote: They also announced their independence from Google. For years, Apple ...

Tue 12 Jun 12 from RedOrbit

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