“The relationship between Apple and Yahoo has seemingly expanded in the development of iOS 7, strengthening the bond that has existed between the two companies since the launch of the first iPhone in 2007,” Neil Hughes reports for AppleInsider.

“When the first iPhone debuted, Apple had partnered with two key companies to deliver content to users: Google and Yahoo,” Hughes reports. “Now, in 2013, Google is a chief competitor to Apple and has all but disappeared from the built-in iPhone software, while Yahoo’s iOS integration continues to grow.”

Hughes reports, “The new native Weather app, in particular, demonstrates an apparent behind-the-scenes collaboration between the two companies leading up to the unveiling of iOS 7.”

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