Finding the way with Apple Maps


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Finding the way with Apple Maps

New with iOS 6 is the Maps App. Now wait a minute! There was already a Maps App, right? Well yes, there was and there is! But the old Maps App used data supplied by Google. The new Maps App is largely homegrown by Apple. Let's take a look. As before, you find the Maps App on the Home screen, and its icon looks similar to the Maps App of old. So I'll tap on it to launch it, and here's Maps. By default, you're shown the standard view of this map.

You zoom in on the map by spreading two fingers, and then you zoom out again by pinching in with two fingers. To navigate to areas outside the current map, you just drag your finger. So I drag to the right, and the map moves to left, and I drag to the left, and the map moves to the right. Tap on the Location button at the bottom-left of the screen and your iPad will do its best to pinpoint where it is. So I'll tap Location now, and here's my location.

Tap on the dog ear icon at the bottom-right of the screen, and...

Finding the way with Apple Maps
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Finding the way with Apple Maps provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Christopher Breen as part of the iPad Tips and Tricks (2010)

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