GPS Speed


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  1. ronjcar

    ronjcar Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Is there a way to show your current speed while using google navigation or google maps? I see a couple of aps in the market that show your speed on the whole screen, but that is it.

    Thanks
    Ron
     

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  2. Inphosys

    Inphosys Well-Known Member

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    Google "My Tracks" .... it's free. Once you start recording your track, it will overlay on a sort-of Google Map looking map. Click on the screen, then click one page to the right. It's all the stats about how fast you're going, how far you've gone, etc.

    I just drove cross country with my Droid in a moving truck that had a broken speedometer. I started Google Maps, then started Navigation (so I could hear the turn by turn navigation prompts). Then I opened the Google My Tracks app and started recording my "Track". After it started recording, I went to the second page and instantly had a working speedometer!

    +1 for Google and Droid!

    Best regards,
    Brad
     
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