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Old 12-17-2012, 05:42 PM   #24
Graham
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Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: North Yorkshire, UK
Device: Sony PRS-650, Nexus 4, HP Touchpad, Nexus 7.
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The thing I like most is the combination of Siri and the Map App. I only had to say, where I wanted to drive to, and it worked - by only pressing one single button. I may be wrong, but I do not think, that this is possible with another smartphone.
Android has had a voice command that triggers the turn by turn directions with Google maps since v2.2 Froyo (May 2010).

http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en_uk/m...voice-actions/

It was real 21st Century moment for me when I first used this to find a theatre when we were running late for a show (walking), and I just pressed the mic icon on the phone and said "Navigate to Theatre Royal, Wakefield" and the phone got us there on time.

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