Here’s why Google Maps killed its mini cupcake calorie counter

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After a backlash from users and health experts, Google Maps decided to remove its recent experimental iOS feature that told users how many calories they would burn on a specific walk -- and how many "mini cupcakes" that number would add up to.

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