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Uriel

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Uriel [Renowned Wayfarer]

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  • I can think of three possibilities: 1. Over long distances, Tomtom uses pre-calculated sections of route. It may be that as you move through the journey, additional routes are considered by the 'actively calculated' part of the routing algorithm…
  • I think you can manually set to avoid part of the route (selected from menu) or avoid roadblock (automatically assigned immediately in front of you) on a 1005. I can't remember the exact way to do it though. I think the on-device mapshare functi…
  • About a couple of months ago there was an alteration, either to a 3rd party data feed (from roadworks.org / elgin and perhaps others) or to the way it's handled by TT Traffic. At first I thought it was a big improvement as more local traffic inci…
  • I like the way speed camera warnings can be set on current apps and devices. Only warn me if speeding. That way it's a safety net, giving an additional reminder if I've accidentally exceed the speed limit. I just wish it could be more matter of…
  • A few years ago, I recall that in effect IQRoutes never assumed that road speed was less than around 10 mph. Now there is quite a difference between progressing at 10mph and sitting still waiting at a difficult junction or waiting to pass other v…
  • I complained about the routing, which affected both my Go 5200 WiFi and Go Android. Obvious routes were being missed, with strange longer and slower detours needlessly avoiding a number of roads (especially minor ones). The recent software versi…
  • It's not just London, been happening elsewhere. I've seen plenty of phantom events in South Yorkshire and Derbyshire that began to pop up a few weeks ago. My guess is that early announcements of planned roadworks from a 3rd party provider (probably…