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  1. State Identification Game Using MapPoint - Can You Do It?

    by , 10-04-2012 at 08:44 PM
    We've been preparing a geography game using MapPoint -- you have to identify which U.S. State is shown in MapPoint. Doesn't sound too hard, but you have to try it. How well can you do on your first try? Personally I thought I could probably identify 20-30 states by shape, and given context (surrounding states and water) I thought I could do 100%. But in practice my accuracy was more like 90%.


    In coming weeks ...

    Updated 11-06-2012 at 03:30 PM by Eric Frost

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  2. Apple CEO Tim Cook Recommends Bing Maps App for iOS6

    by , 09-28-2012 at 05:35 PM
    Not happy with Apple's pre-installed home-grown mapping application in iOS6? Apple's CEO Tim Cook recommends you try alternatives including the Bing Maps mapping application included with the Bing suite of tools for iOS6.

    Tim Cook:
    "While we're improving Maps, you can try alternatives by downloading map apps from the App Store like Bing, MapQuest and Waze, or use Google or Nokia maps by going to their websites and creating an icon on your home screen to their web app." ...
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  3. ClinicTracker Integrates Microsoft MapPoint

    by , 09-21-2012 at 10:04 AM
    ClinicTracker is the latest example of a vertical market solution taking advantage of Microsoft MapPoint easy to program API. MapPoint makes it easy to add sophisticated routing, directions, address finding, and general logistical functions to desktop applications.

    The ClinicTracker scheduler is integrated with Microsoft MapPoint for those agencies who have staff out in the field. Sophisticated real-time routing will calculate the best directions starting at either the staff member's
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  4. The Best Mapping Alternative on the iPhone 5 / iOS 6 Right Now is Bing Maps

    by , 09-21-2012 at 09:38 AM
    With Apple catching flack for removing Google Maps and replacing it with their own inferior mapping app, Microsoft has a chance to promote their own iOS mapping application which is built into their Bing app for iOS.

    The Bing Maps app has generally been considered on par with Google maps so for now it is the best mapping application for iPhone 5 and iOS 6 users.

    Note that Apple maps has turn by turn driving directions (spoken & live) which the Google Maps for iOS ...
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  5. MapPoint 2013 North America Now Available

    by , 09-07-2012 at 02:13 PM
    MapPoint 2013 North America has been released. The European version is coming!

    Highlights include updated road data and an attractive new "Metro" style button style.

    More information here - http://www.mapforums.com/mappoint-20...ion-19176.html

    Updated 09-07-2012 at 09:46 PM by Eric Frost

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