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Old Jan 8, 2013, 05:16 PM   #1
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Google Maps and Traffic re-routing

Does anyone know if the Google Maps app re-routes you in mid-journey if traffic conditions create a faster alternate route?
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Old Jan 9, 2013, 01:20 AM   #2
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I want to know this as well. Btw, does Apple Maps does this?
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Old Jan 9, 2013, 09:11 AM   #3
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I'd love to know the answer as well. Any trip far enough to warrant checking traffic conditions at the outset surely warrants traffic updates and rerouting.
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Old Jan 9, 2013, 01:38 PM   #4
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Interested too.

Been using tomtom app with ha traffic which has just saved me 2 hours in 2 days
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I took a long trip last week that had a few optional route legs. After a stop, which had forced a recalculation of the route, I noticed that the route had changed on Google Maps due to traffic around DC beltway. I don't know if the recalc would have happened if we hadn't veered off the route for a few minutes.
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