The application includes an initial asset of half a map sheet to allow testing out Swiss Map from anywhere with real map material and the complete range of functions. You can obtain additional map sections from within the application. More information on Swiss Map Mobile can be gathered directly from swisstopo.
Note: The application loads the map tiles from a server through the internet and thus requires an internet connection. The connection can be established through WLAN or the mobile net. Downloaded tiles remain on the device as long as the application is not uninstalled.
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+ About 250 mountain cabins in Switzerland
+ Browse cabin info by region, mountain area or cabin name.
+ Track your position and the cabin location on an interactive map.
+ The application works entirely offline, except the online map.
You can search easily locations in Switzerland and you can add them to your route.
Discover interesting places near you: accommodation, parking, restaurants, bars, clubs, cinemas, theatres, auto services, shops, parks, schools, hospitals, sport areas.
It includes detailed maps of the biggest cities in Switzerland: Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Lausanne, Bern, Lucerne, Winterthur, St. Gallen, Lugano, Biel and others.
- shows your current position on the map,
- searches locations on the map,
- shows current coordinates, elevation, and accuracy of GPS,
- records your track (also while running in background),
- calculates your recorded track statistics (distance covered, duration, elevation gain, speed, ...),
- renders elevation profiles,
- exports your recorded track into GPX or KML file (file is either saved on memory card or sent by email),
- adjusts GPS accuracy (lower accuracy settings extend the battery life).
The map in this application was generated using data from the OpenStreetMaps project. This data is licensed under (c) OpenStreetMap contributors. The map tiles and design is licensed under (c) Daniel Tekel.]
Important warning: Do not substitute the application map for the official hiking maps in your area. The application map currently covers approximately 90% of the existing trails. The author of this application assumes no responsibility for any map inaccuracies.
- Locality Search by postal code
- Locality Search by Name
- Location and display on Google Maps
- View of a town on Google Maps
- Display all postcodes Swiss
- Speech Recognition
- Configurable interface
- Available in three main languages of Switzerland (German, French, Italian) as well as English
INFORMATION: require an internet only for connection on Google Maps.
Keywords: ZIP, postcode, ZIP, Swiss
and 4 types of coordinate representations:
- degrees, minutes and seconds ( N 45 ° 48 ' 40.47 " E 22 ° 48 ' 28.06 " )
- degrees and minutes ( N 50 ° 11.17 ' E 9 ° 53.05 ' )
- decimal degrees ( Lat: -8.21 Long: - 61.11 )
- MGRS (35TLK5241798377)
Map supported operations are:
- 3D for normal map type
- tilt using 2 fingers drag
- rotation using 2 fingers rotation
- drag & drop marker
This app is very intuitive and easy to use, designed to help you determine the coordinates of specific point on the map and share them with your friends via email, Facebook, Twitter or Google+ accounts. If your device is rooted and you have checked the share screenshot option, a screenshot of the map will also be attached if you share your location via email. In addition, you can visualise the location on the map of certain coordinates or address.
In the „Settings” screen you can switch between the available coordinates types, set the precision of MGRS coordinates type, you can show or hide the „Address bar” and you can enable or disable the „Measure tool” for which you can select different measure units, depending on your needs. The available measure units are: „Metric”, „Imperial” and „Marine”.
There is also a "Get Directions" button which opens Google Maps Directions feature and displays directions from your current location (or any location that you choose there) to the location pinned in Map Coordinates. This feature is very helpful when you wish to see how much time you need to reach a point and which course you should take.
Another usefull feature is „Copy to clipboard”. Using it, you copy the selected coordinates or address and paste them anywhere you need.
More recent features are „History” which holds all your locations history and „Favorites” which are locations saved by you with a touch of a button so you have your favorite destinations always right at hand.
This being said, I hope you enjoy this app and please feel free to contact me via email if you have any questions, comments or suggestions. Also please report any bugs that you might observe, and I will fix them as soon as possible.
- INTERNET Used by the API to download map tiles from Google Maps servers.
-ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE Allows the API to check the connection status in order to determine whether data can be downloaded.
- READ_GSERVICES Allows the API to access Google web-based services.
- WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE & READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE Allows the API to cache map tile data in the device's external storage area.
-ACCESS_COARSE_LOCATION Allows the API to use WiFi or mobile cell data (or both) to determine the device's location.
- ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION Allows the API to use the Global Positioning System (GPS) to determine the device's location to
- MAPS_RECEIVE Blocks other apps to use the Google Services API from Map Coordinates
- GET_ACCOUNTS Provides access to users email address (used to block adds for certain users who help to improve Map Coordinates)
The Swiss Parks-App invites you to the top walks in the 18 Swiss parks, guides you through nature, to authentic experiences, cultural points of interest and the culinary specialities. The app also gives a glimpse of the features of each individual park. You can look forward to the proven Swiss national maps as your basis. It is possible to use a variety of contents off-line, including maps of the routes.
Parks are the most original natural and cultural landscapes in Switzerland. They are to a large extent intact, variegated and dynamic and they are either natural habitats or those designed in harmony with nature by humans. The population of the park communities are proud of their exceptionally natural and cultural heritage. They have undertaken to maintain it and to use it with respect.
Sustainable mobility has been promoted in the park regions, so that it is possible to explore these fascinating landscapes by public transport. Set off now and visit us!
Your mobile park guide including:
- park portraits
- top natural and cultural points of interest
- tips for accommodation and meals
Note: Continual use of activated GPS in the background can dramatically reduce battery life.
The local.ch phonebook application helps you find private and business phone numbers and addresses in Switzerland.
It identifies your location and allows you to search in your immediate surroundings. For example you can find your way to the closest restaurant, chemist or petrol station.
To give the best possible experience we use permissions which let you make phone calls, manage your contacts, check your call history and see who is calling you. In no way we do anything malicious. Would you have any question please lets us know by sending us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org. See below our required detailed permissions.
We need internet connectivity. Without it the app would not work.
Services that cost you money:
If you are starting phone calls from within our app, you must pay your usual communication fees. One might call this the second most important permission of our app, after network connectivity. Without this permission, it would not be possible to directly make phone calls from an entry within the app.
We need to know your location so that you can search around yourself. Without this permission we would not be able to tell you where is the closest business you may be interested in.
Your personal information and your account:
This is needed for you to add and merge entries to you address book's account of choice, and for looking up entries that are already stored in your address book. Without this we would not be able to do that.
This gives our Android users a unique feature, which is to tell them who is calling when there is an incoming phone call from an unknown number (a number which is not stored on your address book).
Automatic map rotation will guide you in a very intuitive way .
If you have data connection will also have google maps to better situate .
For proper operation must have connected the GPS, and should be on the outside .
This application lets you :
- Save GPS coordinates
- Save latitude and longitude of a point
- Skip to any point gps previously saved
- Guiarte through google maps
- Mark location coordinates before you go to your destination
- Get latitude and longitude
- Choose the units you prefer
Use it to find points in the city or in the mountains , to go from point to point.
Examples of use:
- Save the location of your hotel.
- Find where you parked your car
- Save your favorite fishing spots
- Save your favorite hunting spots
- Find mushrooms and save your locations
- Plan the attractions you want to visit before you leave home .
- Save GPS coordinates of your current position.
Get the most out of your GPS .
Configure the application to your liking. Change the default level of approximation of the maps, select the format of the coordinates and states that want to use the metric system .
Essential GPS .
When you start the app, try to locate your position / location, with full data: Addres, GPS coordinates (latitude / longitude). GPS is recommended to enable.
Utilities of this application, for example:
-To know at the moment your position / location with GPS coordinates (latitude / longitude) and postal address.
-You can save the exact spot where you parked your car, and after the app will guide you there.
-You can save the geo-position where you got a picture.
-If your are in a place and others do not know how to get there, you can share your position using popular apps like Whatsapp, Line, gmail, etc..
-If you are on vacation, you can save the places of your interest in order to remember their positions o recommend them to your friends or family.
-At work (salesmen, repairmen, home services in general) save the location of your customers for future visits, or share with your workmates.
If you travel around your country or abroad this app will be very useful and even in your city. You will get your location instantly and besides you will also be able to save the positions that you like most (places, restaurants, shopping areas, car parking ...) so that you can keep for future visits. You will always have everything on hand or delete the positions that you do not want to keep any longer.
Also you will be able to share your position, or some of the ones you have already saved, with your friends via Whatsapp, Line, Mail or any other communication´s app you have installed on your mobile in a very quick and easy way.
This app is very easy to use. The places will be saved this way:
- Picture (optional)
- Name to Remember
- Postal Address
- Longitude and Latitude
You will be able to manage the saved addresses, organize them in folders, view them on the map, or guide you to them using google maps.
(Note: The addresses depend on the information provided by Google from a geo-location (latitude and longitude), so it is not always available, or is accurate)
Not essential but it is recommended to enable GPS for more accurate with GPS coordinates latitude / longitude
★ WIRED magazine’s “essential app” 2012
★ WSA-Mobile Award Winner 2012 for m-Tourism & Culture
★ WYSTC Award Winner for the best youth & student travel app 2011
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The application helps you to collect all different codes. This is a famous game for kids during boring long car trips. The icon badge shows the number of marked codes.
Furthermore you can choose between a light modern design and a dark traditional design.
This application is in German, but can be used by anybody who travels through Austria and Switzerland or is curious about their license plates.
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The tracking works either by the network provider or by the more accurate GPS.
Furthermore the accuracy and an address of the coordinates is displayed when an Internet connection is available.
The relative position is also easy to save after you enter a title for it. You can edit the entries as well.
For improvement suggestions contact me!
Das Magazin informiert über unser Land, unsere Städte, Landschaften und Kultur - über Vergangenes und Heutiges. Jede Ausgabe enthält eine Fülle an Wander- und Ausflugstipps, spannende Reportagen, atemberaubende Fotostrecken, Produkteinfos, Buch- und Eventtipps zum Thema Wandern und vieles mehr. Sämtliche vorgestellten Touren werden von den Autoren neu recherchiert, abgewandert und fotografiert.
In der Applikation können folgende Waren gekauft werden:
Div. digitale Einzelausgaben „Wandermagazin SCHWEIZ“ à CHF 11.00
„Wandermagazine SCHWEIZ“ Abonnenment digital für 1 Jahr (10 Ausgabe) à CHF 70.–
„Wandermagazin SCHWEIZ“ Abonnement digital für 2 Jahre (20 Ausgaben) à CHF 120.–
Ein Abonnement ist während der laufenden Periode nicht kündbar.
Ein Abonnement verlängert sich automatisch um ein Jahr, sofern der Kunde nicht mindestens 24 Stunden vor Ende der laufenden Periode die automatische Erneuerung deaktiviert. Der Kunde kann diese und weitere Einstellung in seinen Google-Konto-Einstellungen ändern.
Der Vertrieb erfolgt ausschliesslich digital. Die Verrechnung erfolgt über das Google-Konto des Kunden. Der Betrag wir dem Konto belastet, nachdem der Kunde den Kauf bestätigt. Die Datenauslieferung erfolgt nach erfolgreicher Konto-Belastung.
Bei einer Aboverlängerung erfolgt die Belastung des Google-Kontos des Kunden 24 Stunden vor Ablauf der laufenden Aboperiode.
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Keywords: swiss grid, WGS84, CH1903, compass, coordinates, current position
This functions completely offline - and everywhere!
••• Features •••
- Fast rendering of the surrounding landscapes in a range of up to 300 km
- Smooth scrolling and zooming
- Digital binoculars to select less prominent peaks
- Covers the complete area of the Alps including Austria, Switzerland, France, Germany, Italy and Slovenia (Screenshot 3)
- Includes more than 30,000 peak names
- Uses GPS to get your current location
- Maps (online) for view point selection
- Dialog for entering coordinates manually (useful for iPods)
- 'Show me'-function for visible peaks
- Supports integrated compass and accelerometer
••• User comments •••
“Super easy handling, super smooth views and excellent user interface. I love hopping to my favorite mountains and enjoy the panorama, while being there or hundreds of miles away”
••• Ratings •••
Every good rating in Google Play (including those following updates) makes me happy. The positive ratings and reviews make it possible for me to continue to improve the app for you. Many thanks!
••• Support •••
In case of questions, problems, mistakes, missing mountain names and ideas for future expansion, I am happy to help you. Please write to email@example.com.
••• Remark •••
You need about 40MB of free space for the elevation model.
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Additionally SwissGrid Pro shows you the direction to any coordinates from your current location. It also allows you to save locations in your personal favorites-list. Furter, coordinates obtained on the map can be copied to the clipboard or directly shared by e-mail or sms.
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