No Coincidence: Google Announces Cross-Platform Sync For Google Maps Just Ahead Of iOS 6 Launch

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http://techcrunch.com – Apple is launching iOS 6 today and one of the changes that will likely spark a lot of discussion is the new Maps app that does away with Google Maps and replaces it with Apple’s own (and by most accounts inferior) mapping solution. Google, of course, isn’t sitting still, and as the New York Times reports, Google Maps for Android is set to get an update later today. According to this report, the main feature of this update is that Google Maps searches will now sync across devices. This means Google Maps on Android will be able to show you search suggestions based on your previous de (IT news)