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Maps gets even richer in iOS 9

apple wwdc maps transportApple is not proud of its application Maps (or Plans in French) which is also the support for many current and future services. During his keynote at WWDC 2015, the group said that the Maps service generates no less than 5 billion requests per week and that its use on iOS was 3.5 times that of its main competitor (you guessed it: Google Maps).

With iOS 9, the Maps application will in particular be enriched by a mode of indication of public transport for certain large cities at first which will make it possible to obtain all the information to go from point A to point B by taking metro, bus or other means available, with indication of the lines to take and journey times.

Another element, the Maps application will mention the merchants who accept the service Apple Pay in the location sheet on the map. As mentioned above, the mapping service is a gateway to multiple Apple services …