Google Map Update, Pinch Zoom, No Night Mode

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by BucYouUp68, Feb 5, 2010.

  1. BucYouUp68

    BucYouUp68 Well-Known Member
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    In the Market now.................
     

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  2. jamo

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  3. fireshaper

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    updated, thanks for the heads up!
     
  4. meekrab

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    yay for night mode
     
  5. djstarion

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    There's night mode on mine, and I updated from the Market.
     
  6. droid747

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    Pinch zoom works great. Now just need it in the browser.
     
  7. blue rocket

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    ^ u sure? i updated and pinch to zoom works fine!
     
  8. BucYouUp68

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    How do you turn it on, Can't seem to find it.
     
  9. Geezer Squid

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    You don't. It's automatic only.
     
  10. BucYouUp68

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    Ok, but the OP person said they have night mode, and they are in the same City as me and it is not Dark, so how do they know?????
     
  11. djstarion

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    This.

    If you want to see what it looks though, change your time to sometime at night, then load up a Navigation route.
     
  12. Trident

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    Very nice! Chances are good that us Moto Droid users will be receiving pinch-to-zoom in the browser as well as the gallery when that rumored 2.1 update finally gets ported to our devices.
     
  13. BucYouUp68

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    Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  14. virtus

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    Nice - I just took a trip yesterday and night mode would've been great.

    Now where is the MT browser (can't root, it's a corp phone)?
     
  15. Geezer Squid

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    Why, because I told them of course!! :D

    Many people had this update yesterday via custom rom updates. The feature has been talked about quite a bit.
     
  16. droid747

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    It was not working, so I rebooted my phone and it prompted me to redownload the update, I think there was a problem with the update the first time, even though before I rebooted, it said I had latest version. Who knows. At least it works now!
     
  17. nycebo

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    Pinch and Zoom works for me.
    Don't know how to tell if night mode exists or not. Is there a way to test for it?

    It's a full on Google vs Apple war when pinch and zoom comes to the OS in the US.
     
  18. Geezer Squid

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    Use xScope browser and you'll have pinch and zoom right now. Plus it's a faster browser and uses tab. Try it, you'll like it.
     
  19. Snorkeld

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    very nice , I like it
     
  20. fireshaper

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    If you want to see what it looks though, change your time to sometime at night, then load up a Navigation route. Like djstarion said above.
     
  21. (G)

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    I just read an article in PCWorld where they speculated that perhaps the Droid "doesn't have the horsepower for pinch-to-zoom."

    Guess this shows THEM! HA!
     
  22. droidosis

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  23. Bramsy

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    silly i had this update waiting for me when i read this post....... unlocked and there she was, waiting for me! thanks for making me look at my phone for the billionth time ;)
     
  24. wallstreet123456

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    I wish they could change the robotic voice.
     
  25. Branndon

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    AWESOME! the hacked version gave me trouble!
     

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