By Looking4Cache UG (haftungsbeschraenkt)
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
Looking4Cache is a app with a wide set of functions around the fascinating hobby geocaching. With direct access to over two million geocaches on Groundspeak´s Geocaching platform you can search for a box nearly everywhere.
In seconds you can store geocaches including all informations like the last logs, the waypoints and the images to your device over the direct API access (for this please read the annotation on the bottom). Or you can import a gpx file or a pocket query. All data will be stored on your device for offline usage.
Log your founds with trackables instantly or after your trip in the app. You can upload fieldnotes to the geocaching website too. And this not only for you but also for your complete team.
To save power the GPS accuracy will be switched based on the distance to your next target.
Here a list of the key functions:
- through the Geocaching Live API
- load Pocket Queries
- import own GPX files
- GCVote integration
- add Geocaches to lists
- use a lot of filers and sorts
- swipe a cache to build lists for your next trip
- Online OpenStreetMap, OpenCycleMap, MapQuest, Bing
- Online Apple Maps
- Send coordinates to other navigation apps
- for multiple users
- with a log draft
- log Travelbugs
- save logs locally
Attention: To access the geocaches you need a user on Groundspeak´s Geocaching plattform (.com). According to your membership type the amount of data is restricted. Basic Members could load 3 full cache descriptions per day and up to 6000 basic descriptions. As a Basic Member the geocache search is restricted to traditional caches. To get full access and use all functions of this app you should have a premium account.
Attention: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
What's New in Version 2.4.4
Fixes the bug where premium members of geocaching.com can no longer open caches on the web.
If you have the older version don’t update to this one because they’ve removed the ability to click on the cache name and go right to its webpage. This bypassed the greedy new Groundspeak restrictions put in place. You can still copy and paste the GC code and go into your browser though, just an extra step.
This was a bad move on your part removing this functionality however at least you guys are less evil than groundspeak.
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- Category: Navigation
- Updated: Oct 19, 2017
- Version: 2.4.4
- Size: 38.9 MB
- Languages: English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish
- Seller: Looking4Cache UG (haftungsbeschraenkt)
- © 2017 Looking4Cache UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.