Dec 03, 2014 - UK based OnDemandWorld today announces Compass ++ Digital 3.3, an update to their popular navigation tool developed for iOS devices. This compass will appeal to a wide range of users, but in particular to hikers, cyclists, campers, ramblers and walkers, although the compass itself can be of benefit to anyone who wishes to find out details of their location. Version 3.3 now offers users a choice of 19 themes, newly added coordinates and is now iPhone 6 and 6 Plus compatible.
Nov 14, 2014 - Twocanoes Labs today announces the availability of their next-generation iBeacon technology, Bleu Station Series 200. Features include over-the-air firmware update capability, LED visual status indicator, encryption and reset button. Bleu Station beacons include certified AC power adapter, meaning no battery maintenance is required. Bleu Station beacons are fully compliant with Apple's iBeacon performance standard and are available now on the Twocanoes Store.
Nov 14, 2014 - AILO Foundation today announces the launch of their crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. AILO stands for Airport Indoor Location. Indoor Location is like a very high precision GPS system that uses several smartphone sensors to provide very detailed location info. The nonprofit foundation goal is to install AILO on as many airport terminals as possible, without any costs for them to ensure the fastest adoption and make this amazing technology freely available to air travellers all over the world.
Nov 11, 2014 - Everyone looking to find their party, whether at a tailgate, music festival or college campus, can now be empowered to enjoy the moment instead of searching in frustration by downloading the recently updated app MeetBall for iPhone and Android. The app allows users to add new MeetBall contacts from their address book, select location for sharing and navigational purposes, and message. The update comes in perfect timing, as tailgaters find themselves navigating the NCAA and NFL schedules.
Nov 04, 2014 - Virginia based Hunter Research and Technology today introduces Pro Altimeter 1.0, a new barometric altimeter app for the iPhone 6/6+ and iPad Air 2. Pro Altimeter has a simple interface based on the design of pocket altimeters and wrist altimeters used by explorers and outdoor adventurers. The app offers multiple calibration modes including the import of METAR data from airports within 100 miles (160km) of the user's location anywhere in the world.
Oct 22, 2014 - Cool Sun Software today announces My Way Back 2.1, an update to their popular navigation app for iOS devices. My Way Back is designed to get you back to your starting location as quickly and easily as possible using an innovative augmented reality view or traditional map view. This update adds support for iOS8, the iPhone 6 and 6+, and most exciting of all support is added for iBeacons. Put an iBeacon in your car, and the application will store its location even when it is not running.
Oct 14, 2014 - Lifeware Solutions today announces Track Kit Pro v1.4, their innovative GPS tracking application developed for iPhone and iPad devices. Featuring analog and digital speedometers, compass with military rangefinder, Track Kit Pro helps keep and share memories about great events, journeys and adventures. Hikers, runners, tourists, drivers, hunters and fishermen can record and share their GPS tracks, pictures, notes, recommendations and guides.
Sep 24, 2014 - Carob Apps, LLC today releases inRoute 3.0, an update to their popular navigation app for iOS. inRoute can find the optimal route between many locations or help you chart your own course based on weather, elevation, curviness, daylight & places along the route. Then navigate using your favorite apps, which inRoute enhances to support multi-location routes. Version 3.0 introduces a new "Agenda Nav" feature that allows navigating multiple location routes in Google Maps, Apple Maps, Waze & TomTom.
Sep 19, 2014 - The love of the open sea is universal among mariners, whether they're sailing beginners, motorboat captains or working seamen. That's why Sailing School from Nautica SIA, available now for just $4.99, appeals to seafarers of all kinds with its videos, animations, questions, and other safety and education content. This latest version now is in a smoother and bug-free mobile app featuring full HD video lessons, test preps and navigation basics.