Travel - Latest Releases
Packing Pro Summer Update Adds Family Travel and Multi-bag Support
May 21, 2013 - QuinnScape today announces Packing Pro 9.0, an important update to its popular travel packing app for iOS. Packing Pro is a digital packing list that features an extensive, customizable catalog, several handy sample lists that can be used as templates, and unlimited, 100% customizable packing lists. Version 9.0 adds a host of family-friendly features to this 4-year-old app, as well as individual bag weight totaling to help avoid excess baggage fees.
A bold new app is on a mission to get people home safely
May 14, 2013 - According to the World Health Organisation, more than 270,000 pedestrians die each year on the world's roads. As the UN tries to raise awareness for pedestrian safety with the global Road Safety Week, a new app has taken up the call with a worthy mission: to get people home safely. With just a few clicks, Thumbln 1.0 quickly connects trusted family and friends to help people get home safe and sound. Thumbln has been designed from the ground up to protect users' safety, security and privacy.
ABBYY Launches Illustrated Digital PhraseBooks for iOS Devices
May 13, 2013 - ABBYY today announced availability of ABBYY PhraseBooks for iOS, an application that helps travelers communicate in 6 languages including English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, and Russian. It also allows them to quickly learn most common phrases for various occasions and feel at home when abroad and offline. PhraseBooks for iOS offers an up-to-date language content grouped by ABBYY's lexicographers into 11 topics, most vital for traveling.
Offline Location Sharing: from Saving Money to Saving Lives
May 13, 2013 - Zurich based mobile maps provider, MapsWithMe GmbH today announces MapsWithMe Pro 2.3.3, an update to their popular travel app for iOS and Android devices. MapsWithMe provides detailed maps of the world that work completely offline. It is possible to download the map of any country and then use it on a mobile device without internet access. Version 2.3.3 introduces location sharing, adds new languages, new API for external maps, with improved and smoother map handling.
Barcelona Official Guide App for iPhone by Triangle Postals S.L.
May 10, 2013 - Triangle Postals announces Barcelona Official Guide. The city of Gaudi 1.2 for iOS. The updated travel app, provides information about Barcelona, the capital of the Mediterranean, admired for its magnificent beaches and wonderful concert halls. Perfect for travelers, with over 1,000 practical factsheets, 300 photographs, maps and more, the app guides users through the city, its districts, architecture, beaches, parks, museums, cuisine, hotels, shops, theatres, music, sports and festivities.
Photographer takes iPad users on a free motorcycle ride through Mexico
May 07, 2013 - Chronicling the Mexico leg of his two year solo motorcycle journey to the Americas with images and journals, photographer Serdar Sunny Unal released his book RIDING MEXICO 1.8.2 as a free app on the App Store. This universal book-app was designed and built from the ground up, and the resulting giant photo-travelogue, Los Angeles to Buenos Aires. RIDING MEXICO takes its readers for a spectacular visual ride through the first 3700 miles of the epic journey, for free.
Packing Pro 9.0 Simplifies Family Traveling, Avoids Excess Baggage Fees
May 07, 2013 - QuinnScape today has announced the release of version 9.0 of Packing Pro, its popular travel app for the iPhone, iPad & iPod touch. This update adds a host of family-friendly features to this 4-year-old app, as well as individual bag weight totaling to help avoid excess baggage fees. Adds several new family-friendly features, such as list filtering by both person and bag, filter-related enhancements to its Expert list making tool, new list total breakdowns by person and bag, and more.
Toughturtle LLC Releases Dive Cayman - An Interactive iOS App For Divers
May 02, 2013 - Toughturtle LLC today introduces Dive Cayman 1.0, the first interactive dive site App for iOS. Dive Cayman was created by divers, for divers. Tailored specifically for the scuba diver while either on, or off, the Cayman Islands, the App gives the user a wealth of information in an easy-to-use and feature-rich user interface. With over 330 dive sites automatically plotted on the map, the user can zoom, scroll, & tap on a dive site to be presented with the dive site name, its rating and more.
Museum of Vancouver Launches The Visible City Augmented Reality App
Apr 30, 2013 - Released by the Museum of Vancouver (MOV), The Visible City goes beyond the walls of a traditional museum, enabling you to experience history in a whole new way through augmented reality technology. Discover the rise, fall and revival of neon in Vancouver through two digitally guided walking tours of the city's most colorful neighborhoods. Contribute to the history of 57 of Vancouver's neon signs by uploading and sharing your own stories, while voting on your favorite signs and places.