Well that didn’t take very long, less then one month goes by and all ready we are seeing the Nexus One get an update. With this update we see pinch and zoom in the Browser, Gallery, and Maps.
I guess that Google got fed up with Apple, and Steve Jobs rants!!! They decided to put the pinch and zoom on there hand sets. The over the air update started today and should be all done at the end of the week.
The Google site says as follows.
Starting today, Nexus One users will begin to receive An over-the- air software update on their phones. This update provides some great new features, and fixes a few problems that some users might have experienced, including: Google Goggles: this mobile application will now be available directly on your device by launching it from your All Apps menu. Just use your Nexus One camera to start searching the web Google Maps: the Maps application with be updated to a new version Google Maps 3.4, which will include: Starred items synchronized with maps.google.com – access your favorite places from your phone or computer from your phone or computer Search suggestions from your personal maps.google.com history – makes it easy to search for places you’ve searched for before Night mode in Google Maps Navigation – automatically changes your screen at night for easier viewing and driving Pinch-to-zoom functionality: devices will now include a new pinch-to-zoom mechanism in the phone’s Browser, Gallery and Maps applications 3G connectivity: we will provide a general fix to help improve 3G connectivity on some Nexus One phonesIn order to access the update, you will receive a message on your phone’s notification bar. Just download the update, wait for it to install, and you should be all set. This update will be rolled out gradually to phones – and most users might not receive the notification until the end of the week. We hope you enjoy these new features and look forward to your feedback.
If any one gets this update please let us know what u think of the new features.