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Apple Inc. Is Transforming Travel Through Maps, and Could Acquire Yelp in the Process

Take a look at the latest Apple Maps app to understand the company's evolving ambitions in travel and tourism. Maps has gone a long way from its bumpy 2012 launch, and Tim Cook's public apology explaining why Google Maps no longer came installed on iPads and iPhones. Three years and a handful of iOS upgrades later, and Apple has made some significant improvements to its mapping feature that very clearly point to the company's deepening relationship with travelers.