Whatever Happened to MapQuest?

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Most people probably remember using MapQuest to print out driving instructions when they wanted to get where they needed to go during the late 1990s and early 2000s. The technology was far more useful than pulling out your parents' big road maps that you couldn't figure out how to refold. But the invention of Google Maps and other technology appears to have made MapQuest obsolete for many. Or did it?

While you may think MapQuest is a thing of the past, the company is still alive and well today and may even have a great future ahead. Learn about the history of MapQuest, the ways Google Maps changed its path and where the company is now.