When it comes to getting from Point A to Point B, the Maps app that comes with your iOS device can keep you heading in the right direction. From telling you where you are to showing you where to go, Maps is an incredibly full-featured offering, especially for a built-in app.
Easy as Maps may be to use, sometimes you can lose sight of the details. Here are some tips for mastering Maps—some basic, some you might not know about—that can help you spend less time fumbling with the app and more time getting to where you want to go.
Note that most of the tips below work with every version of Maps, but we’re specifically focusing on iOS 5’s Maps offering. Also, in some cases, the iPad version of Maps works a little differently from what’s on the iPhone; we’ll specifically highlight the instances where that’s the case.
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