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MapQuest For Android

MapQuest for Android brings free turn-by-turn navigation and OpenStreetMap support to Google lovers.MapQuest is a free android app with voice-guided navigation and it includes international fanctionality,error reporting and open source mapping……..

MapQuest Inc. launches its free MapQuest for Android app for the 18.2 million domestic Android phone users.The new app features the same award-winning technology MapQuest previously issued for iPhone with major additions including OpenStreetMap (OSM) data that allows consumers to use the app internationally, as well as directly report errors onto the map.Some 8.6 million people use MapQuest‘s mobile website, 1.4 million of which are on Android devices.Nationwide, 234 million people use mobile phones and 85.3 million of them use mobile web capabilities.Additionally, recent market studies indicate Android is the No. 2 selling smartphone across the globe.

Features :

  • Voice-guided/Turn-by-turn Navigation: The phone speaks directions regarding where and when to make a turn
  • Voice Search: Drivers can speak the desired destination for search and directions
  • Map Toolbar: Easily find restaurants, coffee shops, gas stations and parking with one click
  • Walking & Driving Directions: Recommends the best route and rotates the map based on orientation of travel
  • Live Traffic Flow/Incidents: Extensive coverage updated every 5 minutes

In its new Android app, MapQuest leverages OpenStreetMap data to provide international maps and directions, user-sourced unique local perspective and detail, and the opportunity to enrich the map through the error-reporting tool.The new Android app is available today in both Android’s web-based market place and the mobile marketplace. MapQuest launched its acclaimed iPhone app, MapQuest for Mobile, in July 2010.

Download MapQuest For Android : here

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