When word first leaked out that Apple was ditching Google Maps, you knew Apple wouldn’t do so unless its own product was fully realized. But how could they really compete with Google, who put years of development into its product? By taking a shortcut, of course, and finding a new partner: TomTom. The GPS maker confirmed the alliance today, so if you have any doubt about Apple’s maps even after yesterday’s impressive presentation, rest assured that everything is in capable hands.

[via Engadget