Apple has been revamping its Maps app over the previous few 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 gentle of these efforts, Apple not too long ago despatched a singular present to some workers engaged on the Maps group, in keeping with a LinkedIn submit shared on Reddit. The present bundle 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.
“Each considered one of you has your fingerprints on Springfield,” the cardboard reads, suggesting that “Springfield” may be Apple’s inside codename for the revamped Maps expertise. “Thanks for your entire 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 obtainable in the USA, Canada, Australia, UK, Eire, Italy, Spain, and Portugal.
“The map has been rebuilt from the bottom up, with higher navigation, richer element, extra correct data for locations, and memorable options that solely Apple can ship, like Look Round, Share ETA, and extra,” mentioned Apple’s providers 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.”