While Apple and Google Bicker, Knight Invests in Open Maps
Posted: 10/4/2012  |  By: Andrew Phelps | Nieman Journalism Lab
September was a big month for maps: Amazon released its own Maps API to challenge Google’s hegemony. Apple, locked in a corporate feud with Google, dropped Google Maps in favor of a homegrown solution for iOS 6 (with disastrous results).