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Google Adds Windows Mobile Version of Maps App

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Feb 2, 2007, 8:50 AM   by (staff)

Google Maps, which has been around since November 2005, is now available to users of Windows Mobile devices. It supports Windows Mobile 2003 and higher. Maps lets users interact with maps and satellite images, find point-to-point directions and find businesses or other points of interest. Windows Mobile 5.0 phones that are enabled with GPS see some added features from Google Maps, which will automatically show where the user is on the map with a flashing blue dot. The application will use that GPS information to provide relevant local search results. The software is a free download.

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Feb 5, 2007, 1:54 AM

GPS not working on the Q...

Wireless Buddy

Feb 4, 2007, 10:09 AM


I am buying a 700wx this spring. I will look forward to using this.

Feb 2, 2007, 11:27 AM

Problems downloading on PPC 6700 for Sprint

trying to go to to download, and getting install unsuccessful everytime I try to install it. The phone has the latest software update to it, not the hacked AKU 3.3 but the Sprint supported 3.2

Anyone had any luck adding google maps on a Sprint PPC-6700, if so, what version software do you have?
I was able to load it on my PPC-6700. The only issue is that even though you select install to storage card, it will install to main memory. There is currently no way to write the cache to a card either...

It's very fast loading and a nice app, h...
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