A lesser known feature that iOS 7 offers is called Frequent Locations. Enable this option to always be aware of the time it will take to reach common locations by just looking at the notification center. Turning this feature on only takes a moments time. After giving it ample time to recognize where you travel most often, the notification center will always stay on top of the time it takes to arrive at these places. Most of us spend the majority of our day at home and work. When your phone understands this, it will tell you how long it takes to get home when you’re at work, and also the time it takes to get to work before you leave your house. It serves not only as a time indicator, but you can also click the link in the notification area to open Apple’s Map application for directions.
Modern smart phones come with more features than you can shake a stick at (whatever that really means). It’s pretty amazing when you think about everything that comes packed into a small black rectangle. That includes GPS. Gone are the days of spending hundreds of dollars on expensive GPS units. Now navigation is as simple as downloading Google Maps. However, one app is actually leaning in the opposite direction. GPS Essentials scoffs at the simplicity and lack of features within Google Maps. Instead of simplifying the modern navigation system, GPS Essentials is an app dedicated to making it more complex
Android is a great system that is unfortunately plagued with a couple rather irritating flaws. One particular issue is rather noticeable as soon as you start Google Maps: the sketchy GPS. The Android navigating system is unreliable and glitchy at times. We have often experienced issues with the GPS being unable to locate the phone in question. It isn’t much use if it can’t find you. Thankfully, there are ways to fix the problem. The perpetual upside of Android is its openness to modification and third-party solutions. Once again, our good friends over at XDA Developers have you covered with
Google Maps 6.0 has been introduced for the Android phone platform and with it comes one of the most innovative and exciting features the developer has ever introduced. Google Maps now gives you access to indoor maps as well as the outdoor ones we are all used to. A lot of people have experienced how useful Google Maps are while travelling – now Google aims to make it easy for you to find a specific location when you are indoors. While not every location is mapped indoors just yet, Google wants to make it possible to use your Android phone