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WATCH: SNL Mocks iPhone 5 Complaints

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.14.2012 | Technology

"Saturday Night Live" has offered its own satirical take on users' complaints about the iPhone 5. The show's recent "Tech Talk" skit assembles a mo...

'What Apple Has Learned Is That Maps Are Really Hard'

Reuters | Alexei Oreskovic | Posted 12.10.2012 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt expects more than a billion mobile devices aro...

Now The Nation Of Taiwan's Angry With Apple Maps, Too

AP | Posted 12.08.2012 | Technology

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan is asking Apple Inc. to blur a map image of its new $1.4 billion early warning radar station that can detect aircraft a...

Hated iPhone 4, Likes iPhone 5

Reuters | Posted 12.05.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Consumer Reports, the influential reviewers' group that blasted the iPhone 4 for a faulty antenna, on Friday gave Apple Inc'...

COUNTERPOINT: Apple Maps Aren't That Bad

AP | ANICK JESDANUN | Posted 12.05.2012 | Technology

FREMONT, Ind. (AP) — Apple's new maps app came out the day I started a 2,243-mile road trip through four states. As complaints about it trickled in ...

Apple Maps Use Reportedly TANKS

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.03.2012 | Technology

Apple's infamous Maps app has been available to the public for only two weeks, and users are reportedly abandoning it for more reliable navigation pro...

The Successful Executive Apology: Learning From Apple CEO Tim Cook

Connie Dieken | Posted 12.03.2012 | Business
Connie Dieken

We're all prone to messing up from time to time. Hopefully your transgression won't be as public as Apple's. But if it is, you'll tackle it head-on with honesty and grace.

New York City, According To Apple Maps

Posted 10.03.2012 | Comedy

While we're all busy reeling from the regrettable decision to upgrade to iO6 and unleash the notoriously awful Apple Maps in our lives, MAD Magazine (...

'TOON: What If Columbus Had Relied On Apple Maps?

Posted 10.02.2012 | Latino Voices

Leave it to Lalo Alcaraz to synthesize the hubbub around Apple's deeply flawed Maps product in the new iOS6 by reminding us all that in just a few day...

Castles in the Cloud

David Sable | Posted 12.01.2012 | Media
David Sable

We have become so used to decimal-notated releases that we blindly accept whatever we are told and put up with inferior products and services that we would never accept in our off-line real world.

iPhone 5: It's Morning in Technology Land

John Pavley | Posted 11.30.2012 | Technology
John Pavley

While the iPhone 5 release is a devastating flub for Apple it's a fantastic opportunity for the rest of us.

Apple No Longer Saying Its Maps Are 'The Most Powerful'

Gizmodo | Posted 11.29.2012 | Technology

Following Apple CEO Tim Cook's candid admission that Apple Maps might not be so great, and his suggestion that users turn to competing services, Apple...

Gerry Smith

Mobile Mapmakers Hope To Capitalize On Apple's Troubled Debut | Gerry Smith | Posted 09.28.2012 | Technology

Apple chief executive Tim Cook apologized Friday to customers for the widely criticized debut of his company's Maps app. But to map developers, Coo...

Jason Gilbert

Tim Cook Suggests You Use These Instead Of Apple Maps, But How Good Are They? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.01.2012 | Technology

When Tim Cook apologized for the well-noted inferiority of Apple's iOS 6 Maps on Friday morning, he not only proved himself a more understanding CEO t...

16 Epic Product Fails

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 09.28.2012 | Business

Apple launched its maps application earlier this month, much to the chagrin of the many Google Maps fans of the iPhone world. The product was indeed s...

Apple CEO Offers Apology For Maps Debacle

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 09.28.2012 | Technology

Apple CEO Tim Cook has issued an official apology for the company's half-baked Maps app. Cook wrote that the mobile mapping product "fell short" of...

5 Reasons Apple Broke Up With Google Over Maps

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 09.28.2012 | Technology

Recent reports claim that Apple ended its iOS mobile maps contract with Google a year early. But the result, Apple's home-brewed Maps app, has left ma...

Is Google Working On A New Maps App For The iPhone?

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec and Catharine Smith | Posted 09.27.2012 | Technology

There may be light at the end of the tunnel for iPhone users yearning for the return of Google Maps. Google is developing a version of its popular ...

Things Steve Jobs Would Hate About The iPhone 5

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.25.2012 | Technology

"Steve Jobs never would have… [insert problem here]." This is what the internet is screaming (both in jest and sincerity) after the recent releas...

Bad News About Google Maps On iOS 6

Reuters | Kevin Krolicki | Posted 11.24.2012 | Technology

* Google's Schmidt says Google Maps not on offer for iPhone 5 * Schmidt says hopes to keep Apple search partnership, decision Apple's...

I Love My iPhone but I Love Google Maps Just as Much

David Latt | Posted 11.24.2012 | Technology
David Latt

This week my iPhone 4S keeps asking me if I want to upgrade to iOS 6. With so many new features, I want to upgrade but there's one reason that holds me back. No Google Maps.

Do You Miss Google Maps? Hacker Claims Jailbreak Gets App Running On iOS 6

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 09.25.2012 | Technology

Amidst widespread dissatisfaction over iOS 6's Apple Maps application, a hacker has reportedly managed to successfully port the beloved and sorely mis...

Peak Apple Season?

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 09.24.2012 | Business

Thing One: Peak Apple: This is what it looks like at the top. Apple looks like it can't lose. It just rolled out its latest unnecessary distraction...

Bianca Bosker

Apple's Lost Mapportunity: How Did A Tech Star Lose Its Way? | Bianca Bosker | Posted 09.22.2012 | Technology

Apple’s mojo over the years has come from its knack for releasing products that aren’t the first, but are the best. Its highly anticipated new ...

'There Is A Difference Between A Map And An App'

Reuters | Roberta Cowan | Posted 11.21.2012 | Technology

By Roberta Cowan AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - TomTom NV stood by the quality of its mapping systems on Friday after Apple Inc's iPhone 5 launc...