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Google Maps does something funny when you pester it

Google Maps does something funny when you pester it
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Have you ever taken a road trip with young kids? After about an hour or so, they get antsy and you know the question they start asking: "Are we there yet?" They'll start asking every half an hour or so after that. It's frustrating!

Google Maps understands your pain.

If you open your Google Maps app and ask it "Are we there yet?" you a normal response telling you how much longer you have until you reach the destination. The real treat is when you wait a few minutes and ask it the same question.

The second and third time you pester Google Maps, you will be answered with a blunt "No." The fourth time around, you get the serious threat, "If you ask me again, we won't stop for ice cream."

Better not mess with Google Maps or no ice cream for you!

These silly add-ons are called Easter Eggs and developers use them to insert a little fun into your day-to-day smartphone use. Here are some more interesting Easter Eggs that Google developers added to perk up your day.
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