Google Releases Maps Application for iPhone and iPod Touch - Apple Maps are one of the worst things ever happened to iOS and iPhone. The Apple maps application is not only poorly designed but also give the wrong directions. We have already seen a lot of criticism on Apple over the Maps application. Even the Australian Police recommended the motorcyclists not to rely on the Apple Maps. So, this has been really tough time for all those iOS 6 users who rely on the Maps.
Google Releases Maps Application for iPhone and iPod Touch
After the worst scenario of Apple Maps application, every iOS 6 users was waiting for the perfect Google Maps application. The wait is over and the Google has released the iOS 6 Maps application. This application is currently released for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The important thing is that this application packs tons of amazing much needed features.
The main features of Google Maps application include the built-in local Google search, voice guided turn-by-turn navigation, street view and public transit directions. This app is more than a simple navigation app, users can login with their Google account to discover and favorite the places around them. The street view is also a great addition to this Maps application. Check out the details about the Maps app by Google:
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.
Google Maps is a sleek and perfect application which is much faster as compared to the Apple Maps. The most important thing is that it is perfect and like the Apple Maps which misguided many users. What are you waiting for now? Head over to App Store to download the Google Maps for iOS [iTunes Link]