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Google maps

Discussion in 'The Pub' at netrider.net.au started by jirf88, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. So, has anyone else used google maps to give them directions today?

    Try it. The directions are now written in Aussie!


     
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  2. :rofl: just planned a route down eastlink

    as you reach the wellington road section
    hehehe....soo true

    some other good one

    :rofl:
     
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  3. Very good!!! :LOL:
     
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  5. Love it. hope it stays like that.
     
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  6. I wonder if it a result of the Robin Williams thing.
     
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  7. ripper
     
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  8. Also, Street view is available in Red-Blue 3D when you click the cool little street view man with 3D glasses! :p
     
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  9. lol "Fang a Hard Right when you get to Don Road..."

    awesomeness, they need to keep this.

    edit::/ Picture out the front of my place is 3 years old... it's like a time capsule!
     
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  10. Awesome :grin:
     
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  11. Yup, that's gold!
     
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  12. I was having a giggle at this this morning actually =D>
    " Hang a right" " chuck a left" love it!
     
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  13. I realllllllyy hope they keep it this way after april fools.


    or at least give you the option for it.
     
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  14. I didn't find it genuine, normally when someone else is giving me driving instructions there'll be a bit more swearing involved.
     
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  15. copy/paste it into word, and do a find/replace on some key words... and hey presto REAL aussie.
     
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  16. probably more of a result of the 1st of april thing.

    Anyone had a look at normal google?
    Results 1 - 100 of about 26,300 for agk k701. (0.72 times the velocity of an unladen swallow)
    Results 1 - 100 of about 119,000 for dt880. (0.46 microfortnights)
    Results 1 - 100 of about 471,000 for rsv4. (11.90 parsecs)



    Prize* for the person who can answer what a parsec is, without looking it up.


    *Prize may be of sentimental value rather than physical
     
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  17. +1. We can live in hope. :)
     
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  18. There is also a 3d version of streetview.
     
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  19. answer = unit of length


    i'll have a nightrod special thanks :)
     
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