A rare, apology of Apple CEO Tim Cook on the half-baked iOS 6 Maps

Cook tells Apple’s customers that he is "extremely sorry" that the Maps app for iOS 6 didn’t work as well as expected. Cook recommended that iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch customers can download competitive map applications such as Microsoft’s Bing, MapQuest or Waze. He also suggested using Google Maps or Nokia through web app by…

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Bing and Twitter search deal renewed, Google not interested

The two year search deal between Microsoft’s Bing and Twitter was renewed for the next two years. Google had similar search deal with Twitter for the last two year, that ended on July 2. But, Google decided (or was it Twitter?) not to renew it again leaving Bing the sole search service provider of Twitter….

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Bing iPad app, a bold move of Microsoft

Microsoft has gone an extra mile to rebuild its search engine, Bing, specific to the Apple’s iPad tablet computer. From within the Bing App, users can search whatever they like including news, movies times, weather reports, and local businesses. It also features maps with road, areal and birds eye views, turn-by-turn direction, transit info search,…

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