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Apple said to employ drones to improve Apple Maps

Sources for the publication also indicate that Apple has nabbed at least one member of Amazon's Prime Air division (which is tasked with developing drones that will deliver packages directly to customers). The drones will be able to capture and update Apple Maps at a far quicker rate than Apple's collection of Global Positioning System data-collecting minivans , which began appearing in the United States in early 2015.

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Apple said to employ drones to improve Apple Maps

Sources for the publication also indicate that Apple has nabbed at least one member of Amazon's Prime Air division (which is tasked with developing drones that will deliver packages directly to customers). The drones will be able to capture and update Apple Maps at a far quicker rate than Apple's collection of Global Positioning System data-collecting minivans , which began appearing in the United States in early 2015.

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Apple said to employ drones to improve Apple Maps

Sources for the publication also indicate that Apple has nabbed at least one member of Amazon's Prime Air division (which is tasked with developing drones that will deliver packages directly to customers). The drones will be able to capture and update Apple Maps at a far quicker rate than Apple's collection of Global Positioning System data-collecting minivans , which began appearing in the United States in early 2015.

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In addition, the fleet will also enable them to incorporate information from things like street signs and roadworks into Apple Maps. Apple did not immediately respond to a Fortune request for comment. Amazon, for example, is testing delivery drones at a field in Cambridge , while Facebook wants to use drones built by a Bristol-based company to beam internet signals around the world.

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Apple Has a Secret Weapon in Its Battle With Google Maps

In addition, the fleet will also enable them to incorporate information from things like street signs and roadworks into Apple Maps. Apple did not immediately respond to a Fortune request for comment. Amazon, for example, is testing delivery drones at a field in Cambridge , while Facebook wants to use drones built by a Bristol-based company to beam internet signals around the world.