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I don't think so. The terrain and the bridge seems to be in 3D (sort of) but instead of being a bridge it's as if it's a road and it's level with the ground. I looked up the same area in Google Maps and it shows a similar sort of bend (and a part of the highway simply isn't there), but it's not 3D so you can't look around it.

Yeah 2010rig, you are looking at it wrong.
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post #102 of 154
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As of right now there isn't any plans for a google map app for ios...
There is if you jailbreak your icrap5
post #103 of 154
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That's all i got to say to apple and the sheep who follow them

Yes, because those who follow Google, Samsung, Microsoft or any other company for that matter, aren't sheep at all... rolleyes.gif

The whole sheep "insult" is rather amusing to me.
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Sensational.
Is this even really news?
 
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post #105 of 154
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Why is everything that goes in Apple's favour always "biased".

That's the thing.. this isn't in Apple's favor. It's a false accusation from a source with "Apple" right in the URL. Are you that blind to bias?
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post #106 of 154
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Yes, because those who follow Google, Samsung, Microsoft or any other company for that matter, aren't sheep at all... rolleyes.gif
The whole sheep "insult" is rather amusing to me.
Because they are a bad company making huge profits because their followers blindly follow them.
I've defended every iphone before the 5 and just said different folks different strokes(or however it is that the saying goes)
But the iphone 5 is total garbage. So why would a inferior product sell as well as the iphone did? because of sheep
Vista was garbage and nobody messed with it. people stayed on XP instead of getting vista. I even ran Linux instead
Google+ was garbage so people stayed on FB instead
That is not sheep. But to Apple followers there is no such thing as a bad Apple product.
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Yeah 2010rig, you are looking at it wrong.
You do realise that I agreed with him, that this doesn't fall under the same category I spoke of earlier? Nevertheless Google Maps doesn't show this location any better.
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That's the thing.. this isn't in Apple's favor. It's a false accusation from a source with "Apple" right in the URL. Are you that blind to bias?
I'm not blind to anything. This article points out that Motorola is deceptively portraying Apple Maps as being unable to find a simple location in Manhattan, when in fact the chosen address is invalid and because of that Apple Maps directs the user to another location nearby which fits the search parameters but is a valid address. Apple Maps is perfectly capable of finding that location if you specify that the location is in Manhattan, it's just if you don't it's going to take you to a valid address rather than an invalid one.

Can you not see how that is misleading and deceptive?
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Because they are a bad company making huge profits because their followers blindly follow them.
I've defended every iphone before the 5 and just said different folks different strokes(or however it is that the saying goes)
But the iphone 5 is total garbage. So why would a inferior product sell as well as the iphone did? because of sheep
Vista was garbage and nobody messed with it. people stayed on XP instead of getting vista. I even ran Linux instead
Google+ was garbage so people stayed on FB instead
That is not sheep. But to Apple followers there is no such thing as a bad Apple product.
And other companies are any different in this regard how? They're not. All companies are the same, and they all want huge profits. Apple just has a winning business model.

There may be some people who are fanatic about Apple and "follow" them, but they are a very small minority and these types of people exist for Google, Samsung, BMW, etc., and other similar major companies who make good products.

What smartphone is best for someone is subjective. The iPhone 5 certainly isn't garbage, it's a good smartphone like a lot of others. Whether it's suitable for someone or not depends on what they want out of it. But no one can't deny that the iPhone 5 has greatly improved specs over the 4S.
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You do realise that I agreed with him, that this doesn't fall under the same category I spoke of earlier? Nevertheless Google Maps doesn't show this location any better.

You do realize that I never said that you did, or did not agree with him.
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They just used it as an example. It's not like they could probably (legally) put someone's address in their commercial. At the least it would be unethical

Im with this statement. Im sure they couldnt put someones adress on a commercial and not expect to get sued.
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You do realize that I never said that you did, or did not agree with him.
Then what was the point of your post and why did you quote me?
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Im with this statement. Im sure they couldnt put someones adress on a commercial and not expect to get sued.
Public addresses can be used.
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