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legal7 05-14-2010 05:19 PM

voice navigation for blackberry
 
Have tried life in pocket and when it works its so so. would like to find one that works as well as the gps on blackberry maps

rambo47 05-14-2010 07:58 PM

The problem with nav when your BB is in your pocket is that the device doesn't get a good lock on GSP satellites. Telenav is a paid solution that has been a leader for mobile devices. Most free solutions suck.

Motorcycle Mama 05-14-2010 09:18 PM

Just a note that "Life in Pocket" is the name of an application. But the rest still applies. Most free solutions are hit and miss.

tsac 05-15-2010 09:20 AM

If you dont want turn by turn directions, I found BB maps better than Telenav. and a lot faster to draw maps. I lost BB maps when ATT desided to lock it out on my BB. I have Telenav now. BB maps does not have voice output

legal7 05-15-2010 09:26 AM

For $10 a month one can get vz navigator from verizon. bb maps is fine for directions as is google maps but wanted to goive away my gps

tsac 05-15-2010 09:28 AM

keep the GPS

rambo47 05-15-2010 06:19 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Motorcycle Mama (Post 1606847)
Just a note that "Life in Pocket" is the name of an application. But the rest still applies. Most free solutions are hit and miss.

D'oh! :oops:


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