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Thread: iOS 4.3 Transfers GPS Data to Tethered iOS Devices

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    Quote Originally Posted by apummell View Post
    the pad seems to be fairly accurate with wifi!
    Provided there are Wi-Fi access points around. I live out in the country and it was very obvious to me that I wasn't getting any GPS.

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    FYI: In some cases, while testing this, I had to "kill locationd" (or for simplicity, reboot) on the iPad side. Just a side tip for any users who have issues. Not sure why (I'm assuming Apple's bug)
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    Quote Originally Posted by z3r01 View Post
    I haz 4.3 and running MyWi and I haven't noticed the gps coordinates update on the map :-(

    UHh how are you and intelliborn able to run mywi on 4.3 when it's not jail broken yet...

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    yes it is, it's just a tethered jailbreak.

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    I can tether my iPod to my Palm Pre and get my location on Maps, too. So, I don't think this is a new or unique feature.

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    60 second lag? Yikes! 60 seconds at 60mph is one mile. Guess we're not going to use that for turn-by-turn navigation, that's for sure!

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    Ummmm this has worked for me for a long time...?

    If I use MyWi on my iPhone 4 at 4.1, I can get exact position on a tethered iPod Touch.

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    this was discovered a week ago but awesome nonetheless

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    Interesting.. 4.2.1 already does this for me

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    Is possible to use a bluetooth gps receiver with the iPad 2 ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by [email protected] View Post
    well the previous video shows compass information, how do you explain that
    I'm sorry I don't understand your comment. You do know that the Wi-Fi iPad has a compass right?

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    The lag is no good, especially if your driving down a fast busy street, that minute is way too long. Its cool that it works for it but that lag is no bueno.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alexevo View Post
    so you're one of those a-holes jamming up the cell towers trying to play black ops on your ps3 through mywi. i hope at&t finds you and bills the sh*t out of you!

    i don't care if you were grandfathered in with your unlimited data like i was. that's just f*ckin abuse man.
    If AT&T sells unlimited data plans then they'd better have the bandwidth. Otherwise its false advertising.

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    I think it's crazy that they charge you again for an additional data plan, instead of incorporating it into your existing data plan. Pretty soon data plans will co$t more than voice hahaha! Oh well its the nature of the game. I'll stick with MyWi...why pay $20 a month, when you can pay a one time fee...NO BRAINER :]

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    Quote Originally Posted by Assassination View Post
    Why can't it connect to GAME SYSTEMS?!! HELP! no side questions!
    it does I had my i4 tether my xbox

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    Quote Originally Posted by gustovier View Post
    UHh how are you and intelliborn able to run mywi on 4.3 when it's not jail broken yet...
    Search snowbreeze beta and u shall know how me and intelliborn have been rocking it

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    Quote Originally Posted by iGoof View Post
    pretty cool, I don't know what the point of this is but cool never the less.
    If you are running a program that needs gps like maps or starwalk on your iPad, tether your iPhone and the iPhone becomes a gps dongle. Very cool!

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    Quote Originally Posted by z3r01 View Post
    Search snowbreeze beta and u shall know how me and intelliborn have been rocking it
    I see that it works for the iPad, but I can't tell if it's for the iPad 2 as well. Do you know?

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    I might just go in on an iPad for the car now. First gen of course cuz it's cheaper! Hopefully we get some tweaks so that we can actually use apps like navigon (unless we already can?) on the iPad using this feature.

    Quote Originally Posted by alexevo View Post
    so you're one of those a-holes jamming up the cell towers trying to play black ops on your ps3 through mywi. i hope at&t finds you and bills the sh*t out of you!

    i don't care if you were grandfathered in with your unlimited data like i was. that's just f*ckin abuse man.
    While his actions are certainly questionable, consider how much bandwidth gaming takes. It more about latency than a ton of data thrown back and forth. It hardly warrants your childish potty-mouthed tyrade.
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