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Google releases version 4.0 of the Maps and Places SDKs for iOS

14 Oct - 21:36 SAST

by Christopher Arriola, Google Cloud

Google today released the new versions of Maps and Places SDKs for iOS. With version 4.0, both SDKs now support apps for devices running a minimum version of iOS 10, while the Places SDK was improved to provide a more intuitive API and better support for Swift developers.

Increasing the minimum iOS version improves developer velocity as it’s one less version to test against. The company will however still support Versions 3.x Maps and Places SDKs.

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