Apple to Use Drones to Collect Data for Apple Maps

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    Bloomberg reports that Apple is set to use drones and indoor navigation features in order to make improvements to its Maps apps and bring them closer in quality to Google’s ever popular Maps app.

    Sources familiar with Apple’s plans said that the company is putting together a team of robotics and data collection technicians who will oversee the use of drones to record and update map information faster and more efficiently than the current minivans can manage.

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    They must be getting ready to trial it here in Australia.

    Thye have mounted the Camera upside down ready for us. :D
     

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