App to allow location services while in sleep mode?

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by wildonrio, Aug 19, 2009.

  1. wildonrio macrumors 6502

    Aug 15, 2008
    I want the TomTom app to run with the screen off so I can just follow the voice instructions and not waste battery with the screen being on. Problem is, with the screen off, location services are also turned off so TomTom gives up. Anyway to keep location services on while the screen is off?
  2. jmann macrumors 604


    Dec 8, 2007
    bump on a log in a hole in the bottom of the sea
    Not currently. You can turn the brightness down on the screen temporarily while you are using it, that is sorta a lame work-around. :eek:
  3. dontwalkhand macrumors 601


    Jul 5, 2007
    Phoenix, AZ
    Get a car charger, they are a $15 investment that will save you obviously when using an app like this navigating.

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