NEW YORK ( TheStreet) - It's been over three weeks since technology giant Apple (AAPL - Get Report) held its annual Worldwide Developers Conference where it announced, among other things, that it was ditching Google's (GOOG - Get Report) popular map app from its upcoming mobile IOS6 to be replaced by its own in-house mapping software.While I felt this news was only going to fan the flames of an existing mutual hatred by further infuriating Google, which generates roughly 50% its mobile map traffic from iPhones and iPads, nonetheless, I felt it was a move that not only made sense for Apple but one that it had to make.
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