I’m browsing through the Chrome OS Help page under the “Chrome OS Known Issues” page and notice they have a “Can’t Use GPS” and when I click the + it shows “While the Cr-48’s hardware has GPS capability, we do not currently support this feature” and out of curiosity I open the Google Maps page and notice there is a thing above the little man you drag. I mouse over it and it says “Show My Location” so I click it and boom… it narrows onto my house with a little glowing blue dot ON MY HOUSE!
Ok so I don’t know why but when I took the screen shot it moved away from my house but it’s still close lol. So much for GPS not being supported because hello, it’s working. Now we just need to take a little trip somewhere to find out how good it works.
I’m loving this Chrome OS netbook more and more every time I discover something new about it.
2 thoughts on “GPS on CR-48”
Does it still work for you?
Yes it does. It basically shows me where I am but if I want directions I still have to click my location for directions. Like I can type in the address of where I want to go then right click (2 finger touch) where I am and click “directions from here” then it gives me the directions. That’s basically it.