Snippet: Cartography Comparison: Google Maps & Apple Maps ☇

Shared on June 8, 2016

Justin O’Berne goes in depth on the differences between the two mapping products:

It’s interesting: I can easily find hundreds of articles that’ll tell me the differences between an Apple iPad and a Microsoft Surface, or even the differences between iOS and Android. But I can’t find anything comparing Google Maps and Apple Maps, despite how important they’ve become.

Although there isn’t a conclusion as to which is better, it does provide a fascinating look at what items are labeled at what zoom level and the differing philosophies behind each.

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