The Sony Ericsson X10, SE’s first Android phone shows in the video below that its not just the Motorola Droid / Milestone which will be able to take advantage of Google’s free turn by turn maps navigation application. The GPS / sat nav application by Google which first debuted earlier in October this year is increasingly becoming a threat to the likes of TomTom and CoPilot who have thrown themselves into the mobile app market.
You guys will probably have heard by now that Google Maps has started moving into the territory of turn by turn navigation. Though its only just in beta, it will be free! A huge setback for sat nav apps in terms of business and popularity. Two problems though, thus far, you can only use it in the US and it is currently only available on Android, but Google has said that it will be developing support for other mobile platforms in the near future. Continue reading »
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