GPS Hiker iPhone App Review

GPS Hiker app virtually turns your iPhone into a full-fledged handheld GPS device. It let you track your hike, as well as import and export GPX files and offline maps. The app also got a built-in camera feature that let you quickly snap and share pictures in social network sites. GPS Hiker is a free app.

Hiking Made Easy

GPS Hiker for iPhone is a great and free application for outdoor activities. It supports GPS track logging, GPX file import/export and offline maps (Open Street Map, Open Cycle Map, Hike Bike and Custom Map Image) download and viewing. While in the outdoors, and without cellular coverage, you can display currently logging tracks and previously logged tracks made by other parties simultaneously on the offline map to make sure you are on the right track. Photos clicked during the logging session can be displayed on the map and saved for later use. Title and description can be added to photos. You can also follow the previously logged track to assist your navigation and check the mileage and altitude information for reference.

gps-hiker-iphone-app-review

Users can upload trips and photos to EveryTrail.com. An interesting feature is press-to-find. You just got to long-press on the main map to find EveryTrail trips within the visual range of the map. Likewise, long-press anywhere on the main map to create marks for your trip. Multiple color and transparency options comes handy to depict imported tracks on the map. Trip analysis allows you walk through the imported tracks in minutes and learn the related mileage, altitude and time information. The app also makes sure that you don’t get lost anywhere. Its universal locate button help to locate current location, last mark, current trip and imported trip. If your iPhone charge is a bit low, you can use the GPS switch to turn off the GPS when not in use. Last but not the least, GPS Hiker app supports WGS84-UTM, WGS84-DMS, WGS84-DEG, TWD67-TM2, TWD97-TM2 coordinate formats.

Conclusion

GPS Hiker for iPhone is perfect for those who wish to enjoy geotagged photographs along with their hiking path. It has virtually all the features of a standalone GPS device, plus few more. Support for offline maps come handy in areas where there is no cell coverage. The press-to-find and press-to-mark features are a nice touch, is the universal locate button. The UI is well designed. We found the app to be stable and responsive as well. Check it out if you’re planning a hiking expedition soon.

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - June 16, 2017 at 4:11 am

Categories: iPhone Apps Reviews   Tags: , ,

Badoo Free Chat & Dating Android App Review

Mobile phones and social networks have revolutionized the way we meet people. Here is an app – Badoo Free Chat & Dating for Android – that provides a great way to meet new people around you. It has over 340 million users, meaning you’ll have plenty of chances to meet new people from the comfort of your Android device. Badoo for Android can be downloaded free of cost from Google Play Store.

Biggest Dating Network in the World

Badoo Free Chat & Dating Android app has managed to strike the right balance between features and design to provide a good user experience. It is not swamped by unnecessary features that kill its usability. The app also strives to be secure. It got a rather lengthy signing up process to make sure that they’re ushering in only genuine users. As a result, users can safely assume that the people they eventually meet are real people out to find love or socializing. Badoo for Android has great features to help you find people in your area who are also looking for friends or just to chat with someone. It also includes an option to find possible romantic matches, if that is your objective. There are other additional features that you can unlock through in-app purchases. It gives you ‘privileges’ that free members are not entitled to.

badoo-free-chat-dating-android-app-review

The UI design of Badoo is impressive. The white color theme looks nice. Each profile is complete with a photo and other details. The chat window is well designed and easy to use. Emoticons and stickers make it easy to express yourself. Performance wise, Badoo for Android is found to be stable and responsive. We have never encountered any freezes or lags while testing the app.

Final Thoughts

Badoo Free Chat & Dating for Android is one of the popular online dating services that boast a large number of users. Through a lengthy signing up process, the app makes sure that they are signing in only genuine users who want to socialize or date. In fact, you can selectively screen people who have joined to find a potential date. The chat feature is well designed so is the UI. Additional features can be unlocked through IAP. But for an average person, the features offered in the free version are enough to find a date or friend. Overall, a well-rounded social app to find friends and potential dates in your area.

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - June 10, 2017 at 5:40 am

Categories: Android Apps Reviews   Tags: , ,

Pixelmator iPhone App Review

Pixelmator for iPhone is an advanced package to meet the needs of creative thinkers who found themselves tangled to choose the application. It is designed by Pixelmator team. It has fetched an impressive rating of 4+ on iTunes App Store and brings a scintillating feature on the board to sketch, paint and enhance the image composition.

Mobile Photography, Mobile Painting and Graphics Designer

The primary function of Pixelmator for iPhone is to act as an aggregator for mobile photography, mobile painting and graphics designing. It works with Mac without any hiccups and provides multiple features to mesmerize a user experience on the screen. In terms of photo editing, it brings dozens of beautifully crafted templates, single tap correction presets, duplication of area of images, pinch, bump, twirl and many more to play with the images. The outstanding feature is to blur, sharpen, lighten or darken the area of images up to 100 megapixels in a moment. The user interface of the app is very smooth and idiosyncratic. The app has superior tools to let a user’s paint stunning images using more than 100 artists designed brushes and multiple painting techniques.

pixelmator-iphone-app-review

The other stunning features include using layers to isolate, smudging colors of an image, pixel art, vary the speed of stroke to manage thickness and many more. The app cost merely $5.99 and is designed to take full advantage of powerful iOS features and technologies delivers state-of-the-art performance and real-time responsiveness. It has the ability to combine words, shapes, and images to create breathtaking artwork and blending the same to create non-destructive layer styles as shadows, outlines, gradient fills and many more. There are more than 32 blending modes and aids in vanishing image background without any glitches.

Compatible with Everything You Work With

Pixelmator iPhone app is compatible with Photoshop, PSD, JPEG, PNG and many more formats where a user not only work, but can store and access images on iCloud drive. It provides an incredible quick selection tool along with a powerful and precise magnetic selection tool to make painting on the iOS screen seems pretty easy. It supports multiple languages including French, German, Japanese and Korean. The app requires iOS version 9.0 or later. It is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Secure a copy of Pixelmator from iTunes App Store to grab the best available drawing tools to aid you bringing the thought on the paper.

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - June 7, 2017 at 6:29 am

Categories: iPhone Apps Reviews   Tags: , ,

Next Page »