Google is already offering something similar to this, but not as in-depth. WiFiSLAM is intent on changing the way we view and use mapping location services in areas that aren't as accurate as unobstructed areas, such as a park or major intersection.
Cook and Apple were serious when they said they were intent on improving Apple Maps to Apple's high standards. "Everything we do at Apple is aimed at making our products the best in the world," Cook wrote in the apology.
It seems as if all it cost Apple was some time, and roughly $20 million. Now let's see what Apple does with it.
-- Written by Chris Ciaccia in New York>Contact by Email. Follow @Commodity_Bull