Blue Ridge Companion 2.1


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This is the app that goes with you along America s favorite drive: your travel buddy as you explore the Parkway. While you travel along the BRP the app tells you precisely where you are and what is around the next corner, in plain English. With Blue Ridge Companion there is no more guessing or estimating what milepost you re at: the app tells you, to within 0.1 miles, where you are day or night, fog or rain, even when no network is available. The app announces your direction of travel, and alerts you to the next point of interest and which side of the road it is on. The built-in map is always there, and never consumes any of your monthly cellular data. Simply launch the app, and let it do its stuff the "keep it simple principle" at its best!

Blue Ridge Companion provides precise locations of hundreds of scenic stops, points of interest, parking areas, tunnels, restrooms, and each of the parkway s 470 mile posts! You can even choose to display all the major road intersections along the parkway. All map overlay points are selectable (just tap one) so you can choose to have Blue Ridge Companion launch your favorite navigation app to provide turn-by-turn directions to any point you select.

Open the table view for a textual display of all the points of interest sorted alphabetically by name, by milepost, or centered on those that are in closest proximity to your location on the parkway. Tap a table entry to select it, then return to the map to view the selected point of interest centered on the map display.

While on the Parkway you can minimize the app and have it continue to provide helpful voice notifications while you are using other apps. When you leave the Parkway with the app minimized it will automatically stop tracking your position to save battery power.

A few things to keep in mind while using this app on your mobile device:

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

o GPS coverage can vary while traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Tunnels and surrounding hillsides can occasionally block the line-of-sight satellite view needed for precise location positioning. The app will quickly recover from momentary loss of GPS position, usually with no impact to normal operation, but from time-to-time a missed announcement might occur. Reliable operation can be enhanced by providing your mobile device with a clear view of the sky through the vehicle windows, while avoiding extended exposure to direct sunlight that could cause the device to overheat.

Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Blue Ridge Companion is a free trial software application from the Recreation subcategory, part of the Home & Hobby category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2015-09-04. The program can be installed on iOS.

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Program Details



General

 
Publisher Digital Confections LLC
Released Date 2015-09-04
Languages English

Category

 
Category Home & Hobby
Subcategory Recreation

System requirements

 
Operating systems ios

Download information

 
File size 149.95 MB
Total downloads 0

Pricing

 
License model Free Trial
Price $0.99

Version History



Here you can find the changelog of Blue Ridge Companion since it was posted on our website on 2016-09-30. The latest version is 2.1 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-03-27. See below the changes in each version:

version 2.1

posted on 2015-09-04






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Release Date: 2015-09-04
Publisher: Digital Confections LLC
Operating System: ios
Type: Free Trial