Here WeGo Here WeGo is the name of the map app previously known as Here Maps, by Nokia. The offline functionality of the app includes street information, as well, so that the user can get turn-by-turn navigation, even when they are offline. I do not receive compensation from the companies whose products I review. The best part about using Apple Maps, is its seamless integration with Siri, and the fact that it gets displayed on the lock screen, as well, which means that users can take a quick glance at the navigation, even if their phone got locked while driving. Tip: recording a tracklog all day can take a lot of battery power.
If I have missed an improvement, please make note of it. Brief excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Alan Dixon and AdventureAlan. It is elegant and easy to use, but does not support waypoints or tracks. Here are For tech-weenies, here is an that offers a more complete explanation. Very nice, with a couple of frustrations: move a couple feet and the text description changes; and not being able to free style a caption. I have Lightroom 4 and we are updating to 5.
Therefore if you test your baseline battery drain at home you are likely to get one result in-signal-range , while when you use the iPhone in the backcountry you may get a different result out-of-signal-range. Sygic app has some good things though like lane guidance, road speeds, built in dash cam and, trip recording that you can load into google earth, but it's downsides include very slow support, overheating if you attach it to your windscreen, poor and incorrect point of interest locations and very poor routing with no easy way to report or tag areas to fix. Should you have any questions, please visit sygic. The app basically aims to make it easier for users to plan their visits to other cities. This video to show you how to add really useful speed camera alerts so that you can see them when you're using Google Maps for navigation. This app allows any user to report road closures, accidents, hazards etc.
It has nothing to do with mapcamera. The app is not available via other iPhone carriers however, there is a similar Verizon app covered here. Timestamp Camera is the only App that can record video with the time watermark accurate to millisecond 0. Every day we use many apps on our iPhone for a variety of tasks. Please check the following description. Tagging Tagging is the best part of GeoTagr. Some did a good job triangulating and estimating my position and continued to record points, others simply stopped recording points, while yet others recorded points nowhere near where I was.
Also available from Sygic: Monthly subscription Subscriptions will be charged to your credit card through your iTunes account. This navigation app for iPhone is created for tourists and the people who are traveling more. You can use any of the myriad handheld devices from Garmin, TomTom, Magellan etc. Always Bring a Backup Battery! Before and after, compared in Image Capture on the Mac. Red lines and blue pins show our intended route 2 alternatives shown. The most important factor in preventing drain is to disable the cellular activity. It is very useful for field work too.
The risk with this is that I might forget to restart the recording when I start moving again. In addition to park maps, Maplets has a rich inventory of maps of transit systems, bike routes, airports, museums, university campuses, etc. Some day I will write a concise introduction to Gaia for backpackers, as many of the features are geared to day-hikers and should be ignored for backpacking. These maps feature a plethora of points of interests in the selected city, and allows users to get directions to the points of interest that they want to get to. Hope this app is helpful for you. Nice app but either it does not work well or I am doing something wrong. It also features audible traffic alerts.
Following are details of my findings. As the hardware chips in the phone have become more sensitive and accurate, so too has the software become more able to take advantage of this capability. Waze Waze is an app from Waze Inc, that got acquired by Google, back in 2013. Battery life in the field for iPhones From my friends and accomplished long distance hikers, Amy and Jim: Our daily use of the iPhone includes 5-50 sessions with a mapping app depending on how ambiguous the route is , 10-20 photos, occasional use of bird guide apps, alarm clock, checking time, reading Wiki Offline, and nightly journal entries. Tracks that have been recorded on the iPhone show up on the iPad, as if by magic. Unless otherwise noted, products are purchased with my own funds.
Share your creations via Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, email. The app also features street view, and indoor imagery, to allow users to virtually visit a place, before deciding on physically visiting it. Fails to recalculate route in some cases. The app prints location, date and time stamp automatically on your photos as you take them. More functionality could of course be added to Map Camera in order provide this app with even more incredible power than it already has. Users may accumulate points for entering new roads, adding points-of-interest, etc. I then imported the tracklogs, along with my photos, and combined them in Adobe Lightroom 4.