Car Finder would have been handy the last time I was at the mall. I had to walk around a few times to find my car. You probably think that you need data in order to use it but you don’t. The app uses GPS, with a compass to calculate the distance.
Mobile Link We now have a good look at the clock and compass that will be pre-loaded on BlackBerry 10 devices. As you can see in the video above the 3D compass looks incredible! Let us know in the comments what you think about the clock and compass on BlackBerry 10.
Compass By mappau OG has been updated to v2.0.6 in the BlackBerry App World. This is the first magnetic compass written natively for the BlackBerry® PlayBook™. It does not use GPS (no movement necessary to get a correct direction), instead the Magnetometer is used.
Magellan Compass Maps for the Blackberry Playbook, probably one of the best GPS Maps for the Playbook, that even does voice turn by turn direction, has been updated to version 3.1.1! This update is to correct some reported issues of the cache stopping to download files. It seems that some map tiles are “incorrect” from the server and [...]
One of the new features that BlackBerry 7 devices have is the compass functionality. AS this is a relatively new feature to BlackBerry users I am sure that some of you out there haven’t bothered to set it up, or perhaps you didn’t even realize how useful it can be. The Inside BlackBerry Blog has [...]
This wonderful fully-featured compass is the next step up from our popular Compass Lite. Compass uses the built-in GPS in the device to show your line of travel, speed, latitude and longitude and where North is in relation to your heading on a variety of stunning backgrounds. To establish a line of travel, you [...]