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by valpac
Mon Apr 23, 2012 9:42 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Traffic Layer in Google Map
Replies: 5
Views: 8005

Re: Traffic Layer in Google Map

feis wrote:We have that many android user who turned on google maps on the roads?

Can these traffic layer then be integrated into our GPS, perhaps providing alternative routes for congested roads.
Google location service runs in the background if you don't 'opt out'. Google has you tracked everywhere!
by valpac
Thu Apr 19, 2012 7:57 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 24/7
Replies: 725
Views: 751747

Re: For First-Time Visitors (The FAQ of all FAQs!) UPDATED 2

So what i need to do is update the software to the latest version and i can go all over the world but all i have to worry about is where to get the map. Right? is my understanding correct? Yes, for other regions you have to install the maps into your GPS unit. Can be either from Garmin website/agen...
by valpac
Wed Apr 18, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: Traffic Layer in Google Map
Replies: 5
Views: 8005

Re: Traffic Layer in Google Map

Data from Android phone users it seems - http://blog.autoworld.com.my/index.php/ ... ogle-maps/
by valpac
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:57 am
Forum: General GPS Technology Chat
Topic: No More Following The Arrows in Ikea?
Replies: 1
Views: 5478

No More Following The Arrows in Ikea?

Google's already put its stamp on the great outdoors, what with its Street View fleet chronicling the well-trodden ways of our world for Maps. Which is precisely why Mountain View's turning its attention inward for that next, great navigation innovation, as it attempts to chart a course through the ...
by valpac
Fri Sep 02, 2011 7:21 pm
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: Interesting Items from the Web for a Boring Afternoon
Replies: 45
Views: 43926

Re: Interesting Items from the Web for a Boring Afternoon

You forget to mention typical Ah Beng's car - Su Ma Ro RX and Ma Si Da Evo. :lol: Don't underestimate the the new Estima 3.5L V6, in a straight line acceleration test, it can win the Porche Cayanne V6. You don't believe? Read this: http://www.drive.com.au/Editorial/ArticleDetail.aspx?ArticleID=4473...
by valpac
Wed May 25, 2011 9:12 am
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: Coming to A Tesco Near You?
Replies: 1
Views: 1979

Coming to A Tesco Near You?

THE UK SUPERMARKET come department store Tesco has installed a trial in-store sat-nav system to help its customers get their shopping done more efficiently. Via a prototype application for devices running Google's mobile Android operating system, Tesco customers who participate in this trial system ...
by valpac
Thu Mar 31, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17151

Re: Union of Myanmar

Remarkable change from about 8 years ago when it took about 3 hours to negotiate your way through arrivals! I don't expect the general population's lot has improved in a similar fashion though?
by valpac
Sat Jan 02, 2010 4:18 pm
Forum: PDA / WM Phone
Topic: Dell Axim x50
Replies: 5
Views: 2093

Re: GPS Receiver for Dell Axim X50 + What Map should I use ?

Hi...i got one old model Dell Axim X50... I am wondering if anyone could recommend me a good Compact Flash Slot GPS Receiver ? also any free map that I can use ? Any reason why you're not thinking about using a bluetooth receiver? You can use the MalSing maps found here with Garmin XT or Mapking so...
by valpac
Sun Dec 06, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: Kopitiam
Topic: Need a recommendation for a good Multimedia HDD Player
Replies: 14
Views: 1868

Re: Need a recommendation for a good Multimedia HDD Player

A good site for media players is http://www.mpcclub.com. Plenty of discussion on various streamers.

Syabas players are pretty well supported. Most players are sold online not in retail shops.

Cheers
by valpac
Sat Oct 03, 2009 1:31 pm
Forum: MSM NT Map Development & Features
Topic: Golf Kaki's : Golf Maps for Garmin Approach
Replies: 13
Views: 16099

Re: Golf Kaki's : Golf Maps for Garmin Approach

I wonder how this compares to freecaddie http://www.freecaddie.com?