Monday, December 17, 2012

Apple negotiates with Foursquare to improve their maps

Screen Shot 2012 12 17 at 6.29.56 PM Apple negocia con Foursquare para mejorar sus mapas

Apple now has very difficult to beat Google maps, which total more than 10 million downloads on the App Store. We know from the Cupertino headquarters are doing our best to improve, to trial, premature maps launched with iOS 6. In fact, it is rumored that Apple is trying to acquire the navigation company TomTom, which so far has helped improve the company's maps of the apple.

Since Apple would also be interested in quickly reach agreements with other services that can add updated information, detailed and relevant to your maps. Apparently, according to Wall Street Journal , Apple Vice President Eddy Cue, could be negotiating with the creators of the successful application Foursquare buying your map data.

Thus, Apple would benefit from a database that would provide more accurate information and provide details about the businesses located in each city. So far not confirmed anything, as negotiations are in the early stages.

Undoubtedly, the acquisition of Foursquare databases would help give a boost to Apple Maps.

Article Apple negotiates with Foursquare to improve their map was originally published in News iPhone .

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