Uber is investing $500M in alternative to current maps like Google’s – PCWorld

Uber wants more information from mapping technologies, including more data on traffic patterns and precise pickup and dropoff locations. The ride-hailing company that introduced mapping cars in the U.S. last year and more recently in Mexico now plans …
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