Google Maps returns to iPhone
- Published: 14 Dec 2012 at 05.28
- Online news:
SAN FRANCISCO : Google Maps returned to the iPhone Thursday, allowing users to replace a glitch-ridden Apple program panned for omitting key landmarks and sending people in wrong directions.
Google Maps didn't take long to capture the top spot among free iPhone apps. The app reached first place just hours after it reappeared. It quickly garnered some 8,000 reviews, almost all of them earning five stars.
"People around the world have been asking for Google Maps on iPhone. Starting today, we're pleased to announce that Google Maps is here - rolling out across the world in the Apple App Store," said Daniel Graf, director of Google Maps for mobile, in a blog post.
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