Maps of World
30Dec/120

5 Must-Have Apps For Frequent Travelers

We, at MapsofWorld.com, love to travel. Not a surprise, this. There are some of the apps which make the best companions for travelers across the world.

World Atlas – World Atlas Pro is one of the premier mapping applications in the Apple iTune store and is compatible with iPad with a minimum of iOS 5.0. Besides offering interactive 3D maps the app provides users a variety of utilities including World Quiz, US Fast Facts, World Weather, and Atlas Glossary. From: MapsofWorld

XE Currency – The XE Currency application for the iOS platform and for Android is an excellent financial companion for frequent travellers. When online the app shows live currency data and allows you to calculate and convert between currencies. It also allows you to save data for offline. From: XE

Google Translate – Allows you to translate between 64 languages – the best companion you will have in a country where English is not widely spoken or understood. While the translations may not always be accurate, they are close enough to be well understood and make for easy communication. From: Google

Skype Wi-Fi – Skype’s new Wi-Fi app is the best utility available to keep in touch with family and friends and to stay connected with your offices on the move. Skype credits are inexpensive and skype calls cost far less in many countries. From: Skype

Dropbox – The best way to scan, save and exchange documents while travelling is by maintaining a cloud account with Dropbox. Even if you do lose your tablet/mobile device, everyone of your documents can be retrieved. From Dropbox

 

30Nov/102

Download Maps on your iPad & Explore the Whole World in Seconds

Mapping solutions are now available for your iPad! When I came to find out about this, I was thrilled. Learning about the application took very little time, and now I can use it quickly and easily. Mapsofworld has made it easy for tourists, researchers, teachers, students and others to access maps with different formats through their iPad.

Application features such as zoom and search help you look for whatever you want on the map. You can download this application on your iPad from http://www.mapsofworld.com/custom-maps/ipad-applications.html. One great thing about this application is that it does not require internet connectivity to work. Just download the app and use it from any location on your iPad.

By using this map application, you can find specific locations, places of interest and more. The classified search facility enables you to find information based on city, population, and language. With a digital map, teaching in classrooms becomes comprehensive and easy. With all these features, traveling anywhere seems easy.

The application features in brief:

  • Application travels with you anywhere you go
  • Internet connectivity not required to run the application
  • App works smoothly even in remote locations
  • Capability to zoom in/out
  • Search function