What's New

This version of BIG WORLD brings the following:

* Dedicated search UI.
* Locations can belong to multiple guides, or no guide at all.
* All locations, whether in a guide or not, can be viewed together at once.
* Navigation info can now be toggled on the guide map.
* Greatly simplified UI across the app.
* Other UI, performance, and stability fixes.

Enjoy the update!

App Description

***** BUILT FOR IOS 7 *****

Location, location, location! BIG WORLD allows you to organize your important locations into guides. Create as many guides as you want, for any reason you can think of: travel, your favorite restaurants or coffee shops, your own “Best-of...” lists, your friends, family, or business clients’ Contact addresses, an upcoming vacation, etc. Whatever locations are important to you, you can organize them with BIG WORLD!

***** BIG WORLD SUCCESS IN THE iTUNES APP STORE *****
* #1 iPad Travel Top FREE Apps
* #25 iPad Overall Top FREE Apps
* iPad Travel New & Noteworthy
* iPad Travel What’s Hot
* #7 iPad Travel Top Grossing Apps
* #13 iPad Travel Top Paid Apps

CREATE AND MANAGE LOCATION GUIDES:
* Create as many guides as desired in your guide library.
* Add as many locations as desired to each guide.
* Display guide locations in a list, or on the guide map.
* Show guide locations on the map using colored pins, visited/not visited status, or location type.
* Locations display as places, persons, organizations, or spots.

ADD LOCATIONS USING THE MAP:
* Your current location.
* The center of the displayed map.
* Long-press on the map.

SEARCH FOR NEW LOCATIONS:
* Perform pre-defined category searches.
* Perform searches on user-entered text, which allows for natural language queries, addresses, or latitude/longitude coordinates.
* Search near your current location, the map center, another guide location, or anywhere without restriction.

ADD LOCATIONS FROM CONTACTS:
* Add contact address locations from your address book.

SHARE GUIDES AND LOCATIONS:
* Email individual locations with map URLs to friends, family, or clients.
* Email your entire guide (all locations) to friends, family, or clients.

NAVIGATE YOUR GUIDES:
* The map constantly tracks your current location.
* Display latitude, longitude, altitude, heading, course, and speed.

CONFIGURE THE APP:
* Configure the guide map to display guide locations on the map using colored pins, visited/not visited flags, or by location type.
* Configure the guide map type to display in street, satellite, or hybrid mode.
* Configure latitude and longitude to display in decimal or degrees/minutes/seconds format.
* Configure the app to true or magnetic heading.
* Configure the app to display distances using feet/miles or metric unites of measure.

IDEAS FOR GUIDES:
* My Hawaii Vacation
* Best Restaurants in Phoenix
* Our team’s football season
* Restaurants Featured on TV
* Coffee Shops with Free Wifi
* Great Local Parks for Kids
* Places I’ve Lived
* Favorite Fishing Holes
* Business Clients
* This Week’s Deliveries
* Where I Went Today
* Places I Want to Visit
* Favorite Shopping Places
* My College Campus Locations
* ROAD TRIP!

Where you go with this app is only limited by your imagination. It's a BIG WORLD...where will you go?

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • February 03, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
  • June 13, 2014 Initial release