Since Apple ditched Google Maps for its new iOS Map app, it now pulls all its data from a variety of other sources.TomTom seems to be the biggest source for Apple’s mapping data, but a look at Apple’s list of data providers show several more.
Here they are:
- CoreLogic Inc.
- MapData Sciences Pty LTD. Inc.
- MDA Information Systems
- Urban Mapping
- Department of Nautral Resources Canada
- CGIAR Consortium for Spatial Information
- U.S. Census Bureau
- U.S. Geological Survey
- National Geospatial-intelligence Agency
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