July 13, 2011 in Travel (E)
[prMac.com] Silver Spring, Maryland - In association with EcoAppsFree, Leaping Bytes today is pleased to announce that MapPocket, an iPhone/iPad/iPod touch map application that allows to save online maps, so you can use them later without an Internet connection, will be available as a Free Download on Wednesday, July 13.
With MapPocket there is no need to print a paper map or take notes.Before you go offline, plan your expedition using an intuitive interface. At any moment touch one button to start recording what you see. MapPocket will remember all tiles you viewed. Once recorded, maps will be available any time without the internet connection.
User can choose maps from one of four providers: Google, Mapquest, Bing or OpenStreetMap. If you go to Paris you may want to choose a "roadmap" view, if you go to the jungles of Amazonia you may prefer a "satellite" view. While planning a expedition (online), you can use standard search functionality to locate points of interest. Even when offline, you can use built-in GPS to pin-point your exact location on a recorded map.
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* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 109 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time, MapPocket 2.1 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Travel category.
Leaping Bytes is a technology solutions company providing mobile, web, and custom software development founded in 2005 by Andrei Tchijov and Elena Tchijov. Since 2009 Leaping Bytes has been involved in developing applications and games for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Leaping Bytes. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod, iPad and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.