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Geek Tip: Call Dial Dir-ect-ions For Help

If you don't have time to text google for address help you can always call the free cell phone service Dial DIR-ECT-IONS (347-328-4667) for maps and directions.

Our friends at Switched wrote about the company last week and after learning that Dial Dir-ect-ions sends driving directions to your phone via SMS, I decided to test it out. All you have to do is call the number and step through the voice-activated menus, by telling it your starting and destination points.

Right now the service only works in nine cities, but more are on the way. It's a lot easier than pulling over at the gas station.


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notoriuskitty notoriuskitty 9 years
this sounds so awesome! no more getting lost!
jdots24 jdots24 9 years
could be useful for somethings, but what if you don't know where you are going? just the name?
beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
that sounds like it'd be handy!
macgirl macgirl 9 years
Is there a charge associated on this like dialing 411?
tati33 tati33 9 years
347 is a NY number, I'm in LA - if I call will it work? Because this sounds like a good thing..
Leopardcc Leopardcc 9 years
very cool!
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