Google Releases Maps Navigation for The UK and Ireland

Google made Android users in the United Kingdom and Ireland happy today by making Google Maps Navigation available for the two countries. The release works for phones running Android version 1.6 or higher and has no additional functionality. With the release Google Maps Navigation is available in the United States, the UK, and Ireland. Google Maps Navigation provides the ability to search for destination by either voice or text input. It shows real-time traffic, in addition to Google’s satellite and street views. Android users in the UK and Ireland should now be able to find Google Maps Navigation in the Android Market.