mic_888 · Dec 8, 2010 at 12:00 am

TA Maps – A Basic Google Maps Client For WP7

If you’ve got your hands on a WP7 phone, you might be missing an official Maps application from Google. Don’t worry though, as in the meantime you can try out TechAuto Maps, a basic Google Maps client for WP7.

Developed by XDA forum member amb9800, TA Maps is meant as a temporary solution until Google releases an official application. The dev admits the feature set has a long way to go, but that the app might be nonetheless useful for places where Bing’s map data is not the greatest.

TA Maps is only available as a side-loaded app XAP file so your phone will need to be developer-unlocked.

For more information and to download the XAP file, head on over to the application thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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