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Google+ Local App Killed Due to Extremely Low Usage

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Google has pulled the plug on the Google+ Local app for iOS and is pushing user to migrate to the Google Maps for mobile app instead. Fewer than 0. 75 percent of iPhone users in the U.S. opened the Google+ Local App at least once in June. Google has pulled the plug on the Google+ Local app for iOS and is pushing user to migrate to the Google Maps for mobile app instead. Fewer than 0. 75 percent of iPhone users in the U.S. opened the Google+ Local App at least once in June. 0 Comments

Google Maps Overhaul Arrives for iOS, With Dedicated Tablet Design

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The iOS update sports an overhauled interface with new discovery features. But more importantly for Apple tablet users, the updated app has been specially designed so all the above features work better and more intuitively on a bigger screen. The iOS update sports an overhauled interface with new discovery features. But more importantly for Apple tablet users, the updated app has been specially designed so all the above features work better and more intuitively on a bigger screen. 0 Comments

Google Overhauls Android Maps App

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Google has given its Android Maps application a makeover. The update includes an overhauled interface with new discovery features that allow users to quickly browse and discover new places without having to type, and enhanced navigation features. Google has given its Android Maps application a makeover. The update includes an overhauled interface with new discovery features that allow users to quickly browse and discover new places without having to type, and enhanced navigation features. 0 Comments

Customers Flee Apple Maps

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Google Maps for IOS app reached 10 million downloads in just two days. Jeff Huber, SVP of Commerce and Local at Google announced the news on Google+ saying, "More than 10 million downloads in less than 48 hours after release!" Google Maps for IOS app reached 10 million downloads in just two days. Jeff Huber, SVP of Commerce and Local at Google announced the news on Google+ saying, "More than 10 million downloads in less than 48 hours after release!" 0 Comments

Google Maps App Won't be Found on iPhones Anytime Soon

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Eric Schmidt says Google "hasn't done anything yet" with regards to developing a Google Maps app for IOS 6. Schmidt said he hopes Google will remain Apple's search partner on the iPhone, but he didn't sound too optimistic that this will happen. Eric Schmidt says Google "hasn't done anything yet" with regards to developing a Google Maps app for IOS 6. Schmidt said he hopes Google will remain Apple's search partner on the iPhone, but he didn't sound too optimistic that this will happen. 0 Comments

Are Google Maps Staffers Being Tempted by Apple?

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Apple is reportedly seeking employees that have experience working on Google Maps, after it became apparent last week that its own Maps app on IOS 6 just doesn't cut it against the competition. Apple's Maps app has been panned as a failure thus far. Apple is reportedly seeking employees that have experience working on Google Maps, after it became apparent last week that its own Maps app on IOS 6 just doesn't cut it against the competition. Apple's Maps app has been panned as a failure thus far. 0 Comments

Google Redesigns Local Mobile Ad Formats, Claims 100% Increase in CTR

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Google has announced redesigned local ad formats in Google Maps for Mobile. The announcement in and of itself is not that exciting. However, Google claims that this visual redesign has increased click-through rates by 100 percent in initial tests. Google has announced redesigned local ad formats in Google Maps for Mobile. The announcement in and of itself is not that exciting. However, Google claims that this visual redesign has increased click-through rates by 100 percent in initial tests. 0 Comments