September 29, 2012 in Navigation (E)
[prMac.com] Stockholm, Sweden - A Distance meter and an arrow which points toward the destination. Often this is all you need to quickly get to a location. DEveloped by Agile Dimension Inc., FastTrack Navigator for iPhone helps people who don't want or need to use a map. Navigation made super easy! Even a five year old can navigate with this app.
The app is very useful for walking, running, biking, boating and when commuting, but you might find it useful when driving as well, as you can 'Always Trust the Arrow'. It works perfectly with an iPhone bike mount. You don't have the time to look at a map when your are biking. A quick glance at the screen and you are set! Greatly improves the traffic safety!
Colors, graphics and fonts are carefully selected to be used outdoors on a sunny day. The app is designed for secure, one-handed, thumb-operated usage on the move. Even the direction arrow conforms to ISO Standard 7001.
FastTrack Navigator is integrated with the iOS6 maps routing functionality, which makes it accessible from the iPhone Maps app. Just tap Route and FastTrack will open with the destination location. It is only available on iOS6.
The app directs you to the nearest way to a destination, 'as the crow flies'. It's not a straight line as you might think as the earth is curved.
FastTrack Navigator is a successor to the famous "Compass Go" app, from Agile Dimension, which was the #1 Navigation app in the US App Store 2009 and was featured in the Apple iPhone TV commercial 'Itchy'.
If you need to verify the Apple maps app position, this app also takes you to the Google Maps web app so you can check the difference.
Share your position with a friend (or the destination) and you can meet up, even if you are on a outdoor consort or a huge festival. Share your parked car location with your spouse.
The app lets you bookmark places so you easily can find your way back. Research a holiday location in the Maps app before you travel and save the locations you want to visit to FastTrack Navigator bookmarks.
For free, you also get the "Pro mode", which gives you a more detailed screen with Speedometer, Altimeter and a Time-To-Go meter. Time-To-Go is the most optimistic time to reach the destination if you move directly towards the destination at the current speed.
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5
* iPad Wi-Fi + 3G, iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G and iPad Wi-Fi + 4G
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* 0.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time, FastTrack Navigator 1.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Navigation category.
Agile Dimension Inc. is a company with passion for the beauty in functionality and simplicity. As Albert Einstein once said; 'Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler'. The company has published apps since the start of the App Store in 2008. Copyright (C) 2012 Agile Dimension Inc. 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.