BeMaps 10 Pro has only been out for a short while but is already becoming a favorite of maps lovers everywhere. The native app uses Google Maps to give an awesome experience on BlackBerry 10. While it was choc-full of features at launch, it has been updated today and added more fun to the mix.
The new version adds a cool share feature for other apps, better load times and other various tweaks.
Updates in this version:
Added tap and hold to buttom search result bar, shows shortcut menu including directions, turn-by-turn and share address
Tapping directions bar at top of map will reopen the directions details entry page to edit start/end/travel mode
Tapping a direction step in the directions step in the directions bar at bottom of the map opens the full directions list and marks that step
Support for ‘Share’ command from any other app to search text in BeMaps 10
Improved initial map loading time
Added multiple help screens
Increased touch responsiveness for buttons in search bar/directions bar at top of map
Showing world view until GPS location is found
Info dialog before launching Blackberry Maps for turn-by-turn can be turned off
Added small scrolling animation hint to search results and directions steps to show these can be traversed by swiping
Fixed pin being dropped on pinch-to-zoom gesture
Fixed crash on BlackBerry Z10 when zooming in landscape mode
BeMaps 10 Pro is available for BlackBerry 10 devices for $3.99.
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