accessible-iOS Re: Reminder about walking directions in iOS7

  • From: David Greene <revdgreene@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "accessible-ios@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <accessible-ios@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:58:15 -0400

I just did a Google search for I OS 7, and it looks like it is in beta now.

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On 2013-07-10, at 12:06 PM, Beto Arreola <beto.arreola22@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Some time this fall.
> On Jul 10, 2013, at 9:59 AM, "Anthony Tom, Studio" 
> <homesweethome.tom@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
>> when is ios 7 due out?
>> 
>> Anthony D,. Tom
>> I am empowered by attention and my gift is desire or epiphany.
>> 
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: accessible-ios-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> [mailto:accessible-ios-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Alex Hall
>> Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 11:20 AM
>> To: accessible-ios@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: accessible-iOS Reminder about walking directions in iOS7
>> 
>> Hi all,
>> With all the talk about the new Sendero/Seeing Eye GPS app, I think the
>> upcoming iOS7 has been pushed aside. Specifically, the update will bring
>> turn-by-turn walking directions to the default Maps app, plus let those with
>> OS10.9 on a Mac find a destination and create a route on their Mac and then
>> push it to their phones. So, instead of doing everything on your phone, you
>> could just do all the typing and everything on the Mac, then send the route
>> over. Also, Siri can create routes, and I imagine it will support walking
>> directions.
>> 
>> I am not saying that Sendero's offering is bad, I'm just saying, if you can
>> stand the wait, don't buy anything yet. See what iOS7 brings to the table
>> and if, after using it, you still need Sendero's app at all. Personally, I
>> want an app that tells me when to turn; having POIs and cross streets is
>> certainly nice, but the important thing for me is where to go. If iOS7's
>> Maps app can do that, then I will not spend money on an app that only offers
>> a bit more. Again, I am not at all putting Sendero down (I even helped to
>> beta the app); I think what they have is a great start, and could well
>> expand into a feature-rich offering that gives users way more than Maps
>> (replays, route recording for unmapped areas, custom POIs, and more). For
>> now, though, I'm going to wait and see if the Maps update does what I need,
>> and I encourage anyone else on the fence about Sendero's app to do the same.
>> 
>> 
>> Have a great day,
>> Alex (msg sent from Mac Mini)
>> mehgcap@xxxxxxxxx
>> 
>> 
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