Even if a deal between Google and Apple was signed in order to expand the utility of Google Maps in iOS, this thing was not done yet. For those who are interested in maps apps and are tired of waiting this iSO mapping experience, a company called UpNext, in partnership with Verizon Wireless, developed a great geographical mapping project that brings you a wonderful 3D city view to your Android and iPad tablets.  Called “UpNext HD Maps”, this app covers the entire U.S. with more than 20 major areas like: Atlanta, New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Portland, Philadelphia and Washington Dc. New cities will be added soon. Therefore, if you need web design services in Los Angeles, you can check out the locations of the companies you found with this new software.

Along with its beautiful iPad maps, UpNext HD Maps has also some interesting features which are not found all together in many maps apps:


  • Local search and discovery: find out what is going to happen in your town –where people have fun, where they eat, what are the places for shopping and recreation;
  • Rich and interactive 3D maps: rich visual details will be a delight for you along with the interactive touch interface;
  • Deal finder: find out about deals from nearby shops, hotel, restaurants and on brands you like;
  • Venue Review: if you want to know more about a venue, you can read some reviews about it;
  • Foursquare: see your social and location graphs;
  • Offline mode:  enjoy this app without wireless connectivity for recent maps area.

You will find UpNext HD Maps on app store, for free.