Monday, March 12, 2012

The Google Maps Snafu

Did you read where $GOOG maps lost $AAPL and Foursquare, and Yelp may be next?

Google started charging for high-volume Google Maps users, and Apple and Foursquare have switched to OpenStreetMap.

Apple had integrated Google Maps into iOS, but no more.

How will this impact Google going forward? With iOS dominating mobile computing and outpacing desktop and laptop growth, this is something to keep an eye on.

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