Tag - Google Map
Everybody -- no, really, everybody -- agrees that Google Maps is better than Apple Maps. Yet some of us stick with Apple's one because we cannot bear how confusing Google's one is. Tell us it's more accurate than Apple (and we'll believe you), but then we can't find things in it, and we hit similar misdirections and route mistakes in both, so we're gone. We're now over on Apple Maps, which seems to work a lot better now that its aged a bit, and was always easier to use. Only, we didn't half miss Street View -- but now, Streets 3.0 has brought it back. Nearly.
Google has incorporated WebGL into Google Maps. The improved app, Google MapsGL, leverages computer-based hardware 3D graphic acceleration to provide richer visuals and animations. The functionality, availabile as a beta, initially will be supported on Chrome 14+ or Firefox Beta.