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Old 09-13-2007, 12:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've been reading that if you get the Telenav demo, it will enable google maps' access to the internal GPS unit in the 8830. Is this true? if so, where do I go download the demo?

I couldn't find it on TeleNav - Always find your way! and I looked pretty hard.

Anyone have a direct link to the telenav demo?

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I don't think that will work on the Verizon BB's.
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No, it will not enable the GPS in Verizon's 8830. It requires a gps puck.

The first 30 days are free, so if you sign up for it you can use it for 30 days, after which you will be billed the $9.99 per month charge unless you cancel it. Pretty easy sign up on the Telenav site.

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