4BC Drive: Victoria Police say a glitch in Apple's new iPhone mapping system is putting lives at risk by sending motorists into isolated parkland.
The latest version of the Apple iOS software for iPhones, iPads, and the iPod Touch, has been causing heartache for its users since the software was released in late September 2012.
4BC has found the follow errors, problems and omissions in the mapping system that affect the Brisbane area.
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A search for Mildura, in Brisbane, takes you to Hawthorne instead.
A further search for Mildura, Vic, takes you about 70km south of the township.
Apple Maps places the Roma Street Parklands next to Toombul Station.
A search for churches in Brisbane.
A search for Telstra stores in Brisbane. A Whitepages search reveals at least 30 stores.
A search for Sushi restaurants in Brisbane.
A search for pizza in Brisbane.
A search for directions to the Airport leaves out a few details.
A search for a hospital in Yeronga takes you to a residential home.
Port Macquarie in NSW can be found about 30km west of the actual town.
Moreton Bay is now inland on Apple Maps.
A search for fast food chain, McDonalds, finds only a handful of the stores.
A search for 4BC takes you to the wrong side of the river. The 4BC studios are in Cannon Hill.
How to fix your business location on Apple Maps
1) Open the Apple Maps app
2) Search for your business name
3) Select the page fold in the bottom right
4) Select Report a Problem
5) Select Location is missing, then Next
6) Position the pin to the correct location, then Next
7) Enter your business deatils, don't forget to enter the business name!
8) Make sure you select a category
9) Finaly, select Send
Correcting the location of the 4BC studios, step 6 above.
Listing on Yelp
Apple's business, restaruant and local shops listings also come from Yelp.com, a reviews website.