Speed Freak 2.5 updated with bug fixes and goes to games category

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[prMac.com] Austin, Texas - Mother Tucker, LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Speed Freak 2.5, an update to their popular social speedometer app with realtime GPS sharing over the internet for iOS. Designed originally for Game Center equipped iOS devices, Speed Freak gives users a realtime Map view of all players in their game with speedometers. Offering Universal iOS device support, version 2.3 includes bug fixes and moves the app under the games category.

Main Features:
* Realtime map view of all players with speedometers and breadcrumb trails
* Tap a player's map pin for a realtime detail view of their speed, top speed, average speed, course, distance
* Play by yourself or connect with up to 3 other players at once!
* Post your Top Speed on a Leaderboard by tapping 'Report' in your realtime detail view
Available Leaderboards are: Foot, Skateboard, Bicycle, Motorcycle, Car, Train, Boat and AirPlane
* Works whether or not you're not connected to any players
* Saves your top speed so that you can post it to Game Center when you're not driving
* Works great as a standalone Speedometer
* Executes in the background when connected [requires multitasking support]
* In-App Friend Requests
* Voice Chat (requires players to be on WiFi)
* Units option [MPH or km/h]
* GPS Accuracy option
* Map Type option ["Street", "Satellite"]
* Background Location Updates option executes the app in background [requires multitasking support]
* Share speedometer snapshots on Facebook or via In-App Mail
* Copy&Save speedometer snapshots
* Full Portrait and Landscape orientation support
* Top Speeds reported to Game Center from within the app are not editable
* Speedometer images posted to Facebook from within the app are not editable

Route Management Features:
* Always records your current route and the routes of the players you're connected to
* Tap 'Reset' on a speedometer to clear a player's route information and reset it to their current location
* Tap 'Capture'->'Save Route' on a speedometer to save a player's route
* Share Routes on Facebook or via In-App Mail
* Copy&Save route maps and speedometer snapshots
* Record routes in the background by turning On the 'Background Updates' option [requires a multitasking device]

1) Launch the built-in Game Center App
2) Create your Game Center account
3) Add some friends to your Game Center account (your Friends are the people you want to connect with)

1) Install this app
2) Start up the App and Tap 'Call' to connect with some friends

* You don't need to tap any app buttons while you're moving. Please be safe and don't tap buttons while you're driving
* For a 3G connection, please get off of WiFi before connecting
* To talk over 3G while running this app you can use the built-in Phone app
* The GPS information displayed by this app comes directly from your device's GPS
* To get the best GPS readings possible just set the apps Location Accuracy option to "Best for Navigation" (this setting uses more of your battery)
* The location, speed and heading readings we received on our devices during testing were very accurate
* The altitude readings we received on our devices during testing were not very accurate
* Our device's usually receive no GPS readings indoors. Outdoor use is highly recommended

LED font by Allen R. Walden

Device Requirements:
* iPhone (3GS or later), iPad, iPod touch (2nd Gen or later)
* iOS 4.2 or higher
* Universal Application
* 1.3 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Speed Freak 2.5 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Navigation category.

Located in Austin, TX, Mother Tucker, LLC was founded in 2009 by Raymond Perez and Nicole Tucker Perez. Mother Tucker, LLC develops software for iOS devices including many that were featured by Apple. Copyright (C) 2011 Mother Tucker, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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