N/APosted on - 06/07/2012
In 9 to 5 Mac were reported Apple said they would replace Google Maps with its own maps that will include 3D graphics.
As MacBook Air are also expected to get a visual makeover with Retina displays and performance upgrades.
Why does Apple decided to replace Google Maps with its own maps applications?
Google maps searching for locations
Few years later Apple and Google were seemed like a best partners but now in mobile map technology is about to become the latest battleground in the two tech giants' escalating war over who dominates the future of computing because Apple does not want to rely on third party like Google or other number of mapping companies including 3D mapping firms that’s why it wants to reduce reliance on third party software by developing its own product for mapping services as evidenced by its acquisitions of mapping expertise and job postings addressing its ambitions for mapping.But more than revenue, Apple is going after the map market to have more control over a key asset in the widening smartphone war.