Tag Archives: gps

GV Places Discontinued

I hate to have to do this, but I have just pulled GV Places from the App Store, and I will not be selling or maintaining it any longer. Some users have been experiencing problems with credentials and the various … Continue reading

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GV Places 1.3.2 Now Available

Last week a bug report came in that it was impossible to turn off notifications for automatic region switches. That is now fixed, and the update should be appearing in your list of updates. It’s interesting that I spent 5 … Continue reading

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GV Places 1.3 Available in the App Store

After just a week in the Apple queue, version 1.3 of GV Places is now available. Here’s the list of what’s new: Changed the screen order for adding a place. Now the phone number selection comes first, then the map. … Continue reading

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GV Places 1.1 Now Available In the App Store

After sitting in the to-be-reviewed queue at Apple for a week, I’m happy to announce that version 1.1 of GV Places is now available for purchase. The full list of changes is here.

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GV Places 1.1 Submitted To App Store

Yesterday, I submitted version 1.1 of GV Places to the App Store for review. I am hopeful that it won’t take as long to get through this time, but I’m not holding my breath. The biggest news is that I … Continue reading

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GV Places Is Now In the iTunes App Store

I am pleased to announce that my first iPhone app, called GV Places, is now available in the iTunes App Store. If you have an iPhone (preferably a 3GS or 4) and a Google Voice account, you might like it. … Continue reading

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The iPhone 3GS GPS Is Crazy Good

I have a Garmin eTrex Venture hand-held GPS that I bought about five years ago. I used it for years mounted to my bicycle handlebars for when I would go trail riding to inject a bit of geekery into my … Continue reading

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USAPhotoMaps GPS Software

USAPhotoMaps is one of the coolest pieces of (free!) software I’ve ever seen. It uses images from the MicroSoft TerraServer to populate location information with satellite photos or topographical maps. It interfaces with several GPS systems (such as Garmin or … Continue reading

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