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Apple Reportedly Ditched Google Maps Over Lack Of Turn-By-Turn Navigation

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple and Google’s Maps rift on iOS 6 was apparently caused by an inability by the two companies to see eye-to-eye on one key feature: turn-by-turn navigation. That’s according to new information AllThingsD has uncovered from “multiple sources familiar with Apple’s thinking.” Other factors contributed to the split, but navigation was the straw that broke the camel’s back, according to the report. AllThingsD’s sources claim that Apple wanted turn-by-turn, and that Google was reluctant to give up a key competitive advantage for Android. Google also wante (IT news)