Nokia ushers Desti's smart travel technology into its HERE mapping technology, which will be pushed to Microsoft's Windows Phones and Amazon's mobile devices.
The previously banished terrain view is now back, along with a few other tweaks.
Microsoft weaves its Maps app more tightly into its Cortana digital assistant, although it will also require a forthcoming Windows Phone update. Personalized recommendations have also been added from Yelp and TripAdvisor.
Maps on the desktop now shows elevation gains through a new graphical display
Smartphone display resolutions are going up, and up, and away, whether you like it or not.
Users with the Uber app installed will now see the option to catch a ride in the Maps app.
Remember when? Google's Street View cars traverse the world, sometimes taking new pictures of places they've been before. Now you can see what they saw the last time they visited.