December 30, 2010 in Navigation (E)
[prMac.com] Minsk, Belarus - Happymagenta releases Spyglass 3.0.1, the latest version of the company's multi-functional augmented reality navigation tool for iOS devices. Spyglass, recently included in the iTunes Rewind 2010: Hot Trends In Apps list, now supports German, Italian, Dutch, French, Spanish and Russian languages. Spyglass makes full use of latest hardware features of iPhone 3GS/4 and iPad Wi-Fi 3G as well as software capabilities of iOS 3.1 and higher.
Offering a remarkable combination of useful and fun, Spyglass is an augmented reality navigation tool which combines features of a milspec compass, GPS tracker, sextant, rangefinder, angular calculator and a variety of other navigational tools within a single, easy-to-use application. Earlier in 2010, in August, the software's 3rd version was released. Since then Happymagenta has added multi-language interface support and saw its product listed in the iTunes Rewind 2010: Hot Trends In Apps review. The review highlighted augmented reality (AR) applications as one of the hottest trends of 2010, and Spyglass was among the 13 featured products.
The current version of Spyglass is 3.0.1 and now users speaking German, Italian, Dutch, French, Spanish and Russian can make full use of the program's interface in their native language. A variety of fixes and improvements were also introduced. Spyglass 3.0.1 employs the latest software and hardware functionality of the platform. Optimized for iOS 4.x, Spyglass features improved high resolution graphics and icons as well as support of iPhone 4 Retina display and gyroscope. Currently Spyglass 3.0.1 supports iPhone 3GS/4 and iPad Wi-Fi + 3G.
With its wide array of navigational, tracking and mapping functions, Spyglass lets travelers, hikers, fans of the outdoor and navigation geeks plenty of possibilities to explore, measure and never lose track. Tracking map locations, compass and gyroscope data, custom targets and even stars is easy with the program's advanced heads-up display and augmented reality markers. Spyglass is feature-packed and handy when it comes to finding way to a previously assigned location, measuring distance, angles or object size, tracking positions of stars, the sun and the moon, getting detailed GPS data, using nautical or military navigation, saving photos to photo album on the go, and performing an impressive list of other navigation, tracking and mapping tasks.
* US English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, and iPad Wi-Fi + 3G
* Requires iPhone OS 3.1 or later
* 2.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Spyglass 3.0.1 is available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Navigation category for a one-time fee of $3.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies).
Located in historic Minsk, Belarus, Happymagenta is a privately-held company founded in 2006. With a focus on the iOS platform, Happymagenta was formed by a group of highly skilled software engineers who love programming and have a passion to create unique applications. Copyright (C) 2006-2010 Happymagenta Project. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.