Mobile Live Search v2 Released

Posted by Dan on Jul 13, 2007 @ 11:57 AM

The Live Search Team just released released Mobile Search v2. Windows Mobile Live Search is one of the few programs I frequently use on my Windows Mobile 5 phone. I'd recommend this as one of the first applications you install when you get a new Windows Mobile phone.

Here's a list of some of the new and improved features as defined by the Live Search Team:

  • Movie Showtimes: Want to see a movie but don’t know what’s playing? Get Movie Showtimes near you and be on your way!
  • More Local Data with Reviews: Want to go out for dinner but not sure which restaurant to pick? Let your fellow restaurant goers help you out — make a decision based on user ratings.
  • Maps: View Mobile Virtual Earth maps wherever you are. For improved performance, pop in your storage card to enable the large cache option. Street maps, Aerial and Hybrid are supported.
  • Directions: Lost? Get found with better support for GPS integration and improved turn-by-turn navigation. We’ll even prompt you to auto-reroute if you get lost!

I haven't played around with the new version much, but the mapping definitely seems faster (and it was real fast in v1.)

Download Live Search for Windows Mobile, J2ME and Blackberry

Use Live Search via your Mobile Browser

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