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Drivers can now use Google Maps' Satellite View in Android Auto

7 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Google is bringing a new view to its Android Auto Maps app. The company has added the option for users to get directions using the Satellite map view that's been a standard part of Maps for years. This version of Satellite View is different from the modern Maps iteration because it doesn't feature the 3D effect on buildings. The update seems like it may make getting around and looking for landmarks on the map slightly easier. Android Police points out that Android Auto users have had the ability to do this for a while through the phone version of the app, and now Google has added the...
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This GPS Spoofing Hack Can Really Mess Up Your Google Maps Trips

This GPS Spoofing Hack Can Really Mess Up Your Google Maps Trips

7 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

"Ghost maps" can lead drivers to places they don't want to go, researchers warn.
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DxOMark: Samsung Galaxy S10+ camera is as good as the Mate 20 Pro's

DxOMark: Samsung Galaxy S10+ camera is as good as the Mate 20 Pro's

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Say no to bulk with these slim Galaxy S10 cases

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The best EE phone deals in February 2019

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Attach an iPad to Your MacBook as a Second Display with Mountie

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How to remap the Bixby button on your Galaxy Phone to launch any app

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It's been two years since Samsung debuted Bixby, and the dreaded Bixby button, alongside the Galaxy S8, and the company has taken until now, 2019, to provide a way to remap... Read more ...

Keep everything powered up with $42 off the Suaoki portable generator

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