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Old 12-28-2007, 07:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I know this has been beaten to death on this and other forums but has anyone gotten the My Location feature of Google Maps to work on their 8830? I didn't think it was possible, but it started working on my phone today and would give my location within a given range. Has anyone else seen this or is it something thats common and i didn't notice before?
Old 12-28-2007, 07:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That's a new feature of Google Maps version 2.x

It's using cell tower triangulation to estimate your position on the map.
It's not using GPS at all.
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