Apple Releases iOS 6.1.1 Beta to Developers With Improved Maps for Japan

Posted February 6, 2013 at 6:51pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11300 views

Apple has released iOS 6.1.1 beta to developers with improved Maps for Japan.

Overview:
iOS 6.1.1 beta 1 includes the following improvements to Maps for Japan:
● Improved pronunciation of roads during turn-by-turn navigation
● Optimized directions to more strongly prefer highways over narrower roads
● Now indicates upcoming toll roads during turn-by-turn navigation
● Added labels for junctions, interchanges, on-ramps, off-ramps, and intersections
● Added indicators for transit station buildings, subway lines, and traffic lights
● Updated freeway color to green
● Updated icons for some location categories including fire stations, hospitals, and post offices
● Added 3D buildings including Tokyo Station, Japan Imperial Palace, and Tokyo Tower

Developers can download the update from the iOS Dev Center.

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Aleksandr - February 7, 2013 at 11:12am
Actually I just read that iOS 6.1.1 is safe to update evadi0n still works as of the first beta.
Brian - February 8, 2013 at 10:03pm
Yeah I seen that on iDownloadblog
Brian - February 7, 2013 at 4:05am
They only released this to patch the jailbreak exploits used by evasi0n!
Gar - February 7, 2013 at 12:19am
How about giving Ireland Siri that works ?
Ken - February 7, 2013 at 2:39am
You're speaking wrong.
Nitin - February 22, 2013 at 2:38pm
nice app but the only problem is that how do the none iaratgsnm users register a iaratgsnm account, new account registration is currently disabled from iaratgsnms website so the only way for people to register a new account is too use the app on a idevice. is their any alternative to this as i personaly dont own a idevice
kamatis - February 7, 2013 at 12:03am
Gay boys don't need no stinking Jap maps.
MUKAI - February 6, 2013 at 11:22pm
No it's not!! It's just another stupid update to remove the jailbreak. If you wanna improved maps of Japan stick to Google Maps.
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