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It sure gets you from Warsaw to London but not from Delhi to Trivendrum in India. May be, it will after a few months.

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Cool and useful but still a little limited in coverage.

But still - is that sound I hear of the great Google Vacuum cleaner sucking up all sorts of information?

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google transit is great. great integration on their part. i wonder what type of service they'll roll into GM next... maybe traffic reports? the honolulu PD already has a website that has a rolling list of all traffic related 911 calls, so it might not be that crazy an idea.

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... i wonder what type of service they'll roll into GM next... maybe traffic reports? ...



Already there, over 50 metropolitan areas of the US. An interesting feature is the ability to show either current conditions or to set a day of the week and time and then see what the expected conditions would be based on past history. Great if you are heading out for the weekend and want to see where you can expect trouble at say 6 in the afternoon on Friday.
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I wonder how reliable it is?

Are they getting "live" data or are they looking-up route tables that could be old/obsolete?

I wonder what their update/maintenance schedule is?

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That's great that Google is doing this. It stinks they don't cover missoula yet, but i'm sure within a year they'll be able to transit-route-me-around.

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I wonder how reliable it is?

Are they getting "live" data or are they looking-up route tables that could be old/obsolete?

I wonder what their update/maintenance schedule is?


I was wondering the same thing. Knowing Google though, they probably have live data fed into their system.




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