A method to Apple's mapping madness

The iPhone maker's attempt to break Google's hold on the mapping space may not have hit the mark. However, here are three reasons why Apple needs to put up with the criticism and keep moving forward.

Forrester Research

Now that Apple has apologised and the uproar over Mapplegate is starting to subside, it's time to step back and focus on why Apple had to do what it did. The fact is, Apple had to replace Google Maps for three reasons:

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