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12-08-2007, 06:52 PM #1Google Maps - what is this icon for?
I am just curious to know what is the use of the small icon (on the bottom right, shape of a car) for in the maps application on iphone? For me it is disabled. I am on ver 1.1.2. DOes anyone know what it is for and can it be anabled for its use?
12-08-2007, 07:11 PM #2
Touch it to make it blue and look at highways. It shows you traffic conditions....blink red = traffic, yellow = so/so, green = smooth sailing!
12-08-2007, 07:17 PM #3
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For me when i touch on this icon, it show traffic condition on highways and freeways. Don't know how accurate it is but Weekdays peak hours i do see some area on BayArea, CA freeways and highways show red, now all those area are showing green.
12-08-2007, 10:33 PM #4
Thanks guys. This button is disabled for me, could it be because i have unlocked my iPhone?
12-08-2007, 10:44 PM #5
no, it has nothing to do with the unlocking of your phone. Just that theres no traffic information available where you're looking. Mines disabled for where I am now, but when I''m in the NYC area I get info.
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12-08-2007, 11:41 PM #6
Thanks Beeks. I just tried some addresses in New York and walla. I can see the blue car icon enabled.
12-09-2007, 12:04 AM #7
I think its because you are not connected to your edge.