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Some people just don't know how to use this app
Don't follow some of these negative reviews. You definitely CAN route from any location, for instance. You just have to learn the pin system in this app. Search for the starting location (by name or by coordinates), then place a Start Pin at that spot. Search for the destination and add an End Pin. It'll then provide a few suggested routes; click on the best one and voila, you've got your route. I'll admit, it took me some figuring out, but after learning the ins and outs of the app, it does in fact do everything that I thought was missing from the Apple Maps app, plus some unusual bonuses like Twitter integration and route alarms. It might not be the most intuitive system but it works and makes sense once it clicks in your head. I bet the rating would be substantially higher if the devs included some form of tutorial inside the app (something they should strongly consider doing).
Patrick Fatrick on Sep 24, 2011 for Maps+
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Of limited use
I was shocked that it will only route from current location. So not good for planning or helping someone via a phone call. I'm faced with several trips where a major bridge is closed. The iPhone Maps app won't let you reject a route and work out an alternative. This one promises a lot but so I figured its functions would be a superset of Maps.
Me in Seattle on Sep 17, 2011 for Maps+
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This is a very convenient and easy to use online map.
I don't try fancy stuff; just want to get current maps of wherever I happen to be or am planning to go, and this app works great for that. Can get satellite, map, or hybrid views. Very easy to use. Works great.
Kimbowtie on Sep 14, 2011 for Maps+
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Worst Map Program Ever
I bought this because my ipad2 didn't come with a usable map program. This app shows my location as Bangkok and all of the labels are in something besides English. Extremely slow to load, totally unusable even after paying $2.99 for the full version. Buy something else, name should be Maps-
revbush on Sep 8, 2011 for Maps+
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Frustrating
I paid for the unlock version and I am denied certain features. I can't route trips. It's totally useless. A waste of money.
littlebaggins on Sep 4, 2011 for Maps+
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Useless
Waste of $2.99. you can't make a route. Few options and most of them don't work anyway!
willweber on Sep 3, 2011 for Maps+
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