Google Maps Navigation Now Works On Android 1.6
Today Google announced that the Google Maps Navigation — the software if first provided only to devices running Android 2.0 — is available to devices running Android 1.6. Google Maps Navigation offers free turn-by-turn, voice-guided directions between two points. Google Maps Navigation for Android 1.6 also offers support for more layers. The new application is available for free in the Android Market to customers in the U.S.
TomTom Parks New Nav App in Google Play Store
TomTom today released a new version of its navigation service for Android devices. TomTom Go Mobile boasts up-to-date maps for more than 100 countries with support for offline viewing, live traffic updates, safety camera locations, points of interest, and seamless syncing with contacts.
Google Adds Multi-Stop Directions to Maps
Google gave Google Maps users the ability to plan multi-stop trips. The latest version of Google Maps allows people to add multiple destinations to a single excursion.
Google Threads Voice Commands Deeper Into Google Maps
People can now use their voice to take full command of Google Maps when in the car. Google updated Maps today and added more support for "Ok, Google"-based voice commands.
Google Maps Now Available Offline
Google today said Maps can now be used without an active internet connection. People can download maps for cities, counties, and even entire countries so routing and basic navigation tools will function when there's a poor connection or no connection at all.
Google Maps to Assess How Long It Will Take to Find Parking
Google today added a tool to Google Maps that helps people gauge how difficult parking will be when they arrive at their destination. Google will rate parking difficulty across 25 metro regions in the U.S., including major cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dallas, Denver, Orlando, Seattle, and Atlanta.
I've heard HTC will provide 2.0 for the Eris at some point. Can anyone con...
Kiss VZNavigator goodbye, Verizon!
Not a whole lot to kiss good bye. How many PDA customer had VZ Nav? Now, to get Google GPS, you'll need android device and a $25-$30 data plan. So its more like the R...
Droid envy what
ANDROID ROCKS! Only another year or so before it takes a complete bite our of that apple
Awesome!!! Google rocks!
This is perfect!!! Time to really consider an Android!!!
thank you google!!
i almost cancel my preorder Acer Liquid since it running on android 1.6, not compatable with google gps.
now there is google gps for android 1.6, i cant wait to get my Acer Liquid!!