Apple has been revamping its Maps app over the previous couple of years, with the up to date expertise offering extra detailed protection of roads and buildings, quicker and extra correct navigation, 3D views of landmarks in main cities, and extra.
In mild of these efforts, Apple not too long ago despatched a singular reward to some workers engaged on the Maps staff, in keeping with a LinkedIn post shared on Reddit. The reward package deal consists of some customized Apple Maps pins, stickers, and imagery, together with a small card thanking workers for his or her contributions to the Maps app.
“Every one among you has your fingerprints on Springfield,” the cardboard reads, suggesting that “Springfield” is perhaps Apple’s inside codename for the revamped Maps expertise. “Thanks for all your distinct contributions to this product and for constructing on the legacy of nice work right here at Apple,” the cardboard provides.
Apple’s revamped Maps expertise is on the market in the US, Canada, Australia, UK, Eire, Italy, Spain, and Portugal.
“The map has been rebuilt from the bottom up, with higher navigation, richer element, extra correct info for locations, and noteworthy options that solely Apple can ship, like Look Round, Share ETA, and extra,” mentioned Apple’s companies chief Eddy Cue, when the revamped Maps skilled rolled out to Australia. “Now it’s simpler than ever for customers to search out the locations they love and get to the place they are going.”