Update GlobalScout 1.0.2

GlobalScout 1.0.2 is approved!

What's New in this Version:

+ Yet another speed improvement with large POI data sets, especially in lower zoom levels.

+ Improved retina display support. To switch the map resolution please activate the new "Retina Map" control in "Settings" / "UI".

+ Placemark or POI descriptions containing text or HTML will show up in the "map annotation".

+ User icons can be uploaded and removed through the build in web server.

+ Exporting to KML or GPX does take you to the "Import/Export Files" tab automatically.

+ Improved KML import. Placemark descriptions will be imported and displayed in the map annotation.

- The magnetometer calibration dialog is now limited to the map view.


GlobalScout the ultimate GIS tool! It can handle ridiculous amounts of data, hundreds of tracks and thousands of waypoints or POIs for all your favorite locations.

Take all your geo data with you. Record, manage, search and edit them on the road.

Plan your trip with GoogleEarth, download your favorite POIs from the internet, use the same files you use on your navigation system (GPX, KML and KMZ) and upload everything to your iOS device.

★ Native iPad version included ★


► Upload or record hundreds of tracks and thousands of waypoints.

► Send your waypoints or POI (Points Of Interest) to your Navigon or TomTom navigation app.

► Share waypoints or your current location by email or SMS.

► Import and export GPX, KML and KMZ files by Dropbox, email, the integrated web server or via iTunes.

► Navigate to waypoints using bearing, heading and distance.

► Offline map cache allows you to load maps once and view them later without an internet connection. Save data roaming charges abroad.

► Moving map.

► Auto rotating map (requires a magnetometer).

► Use custom map server.

► Display coordinates in D, DM or DMS. Use metric, imperial, or nautical units.

► EGM2008 altitude correction.

► Track statistics.

► Stable and fast, powerful not colorful.

All default data like maps, routes and search results are provided by OpenStreetMap, GeoNames or Wikipedia.

Important: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.