Direction Compass

Direction Compass


Simple compass application with capability of pointing to a specified location.
Location can be provided on map, or by other applications that allow sharing geolocation data.

!! IMPORTANT !!
Be aware that this application uses GPS all the time when it is visible, to show direction to the destination, or user location on map.

As you can see, applications requires quite a lot of permissions, but it's not as bad as it looks.
-Location (GPS/WiFi) is used to show direction and location of the user on map. It is not stored or send to anyone.
-Network connection and external storage access is required for viewing map only.

Map used in this application is Open Street Map (http://www.openstreetmap.org/), and is displayed using osmdroid (http://code.google.com/p/osmdroid/).

Recent changes:
-More control on map
-Smooth compass rotation
-Last location is saved
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Free
78
3.9
User ratings
84
Installs
10,000+
Concerns
1
File size
531 kb
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About Direction Compass
Simple compass application with capability of pointing to a specified location.
Location can be provided on map, or by other applications that allow sharing geolocation data.

!! IMPORTANT !!
Be aware that this application uses GPS all the time when it is visible, to show direction to the destination, or user location on map.

As you can see, applications requires quite a lot of permissions, but it's not as bad as it looks.
-Location (GPS/WiFi) is used to show direction and location of the user on map. It is not stored or send to anyone.
-Network connection and external storage access is required for viewing map only.

Map used in this application is Open Street Map (http://www.openstreetmap.org/), and is displayed using osmdroid (http://code.google.com/p/osmdroid/).

Recent changes:
-More control on map
-Smooth compass rotation
-Last location is saved
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A Google User
Jun 25, 2014
NIRAJ KUMAR MAURYA loved it application
A Google User
Jun 6, 2014
Worst Time wast
A Google User
Apr 8, 2014
Direction compass It seem to be a good apply
A Google User
Oct 31, 2013
Good
A Google User
Dec 25, 2012
Great map...but I absolutely love the map...but the compass is ridiculous looking and too erratic.