What's NewEven more powerful features to help you beat traffic on your daily commute and anywhere, anytime!
• User Reported Traffic: We’re pairing Scout’s own traffic data of more than 100 million traffic sources with incidents that YOU report. Users can report traffic congestion, police, road hazards, and accidents to help their fellow Scout drivers avoid getting stuck in gridlock or getting pulled over.
• Traffic Alerts: Now get alerts about upcoming traffic while navigating with one tap to avoid jams!
• Traffic summary for your route: see real-time traffic conditions along each segment of your route, with one tap to route around a troublesome spot.
• Street-Level Traffic: Street-Level Traffic shows you traffic flows not just on freeways but also major streets and side roads. More importantly, Street-Level Traffic is also used in calculating the most efficient routes in real time for your navigation options and to provide accurate drive times.
App DescriptionNew! Drive with Scout everyday to beat traffic like never before on your daily commute and wherever you go. Powered by over 100 million traffic sources, Scout offers even more traffic-conquering tools with a stress-reducing design tailored especially for daily drivers.
Join the community of millions of drivers using award-winning Scout, your personalized GPS navigation and commute app. Whether it’s your daily commute, discovery of local events, or a simple direction to or map of a nearby store, you’ll travel like a boss with Scout. Up-to-date maps, real-time traffic, and an almost 0-click experience get you what you need with instant speed, from voice-guided directions and traffic, to nearby restaurants, cheap gas, and more!
•My Dashboard: Meet your new on-the-go best friend, the handy home screen that’s always updated with the most relevant local info for your daily journey. With just a glance or a single tap, see your traffic-based commute times, street-level traffic around you, your favorites, local weather, nearby places, recent places, and more.
•My Traffic – New! User-Reported Traffic: We’re pairing Scout’s own traffic data of more than 100 million traffic sources with incidents that YOU report. You can report traffic congestion, police, road hazards, and accidents to help your fellow Scout drivers avoid getting stuck in gridlock or getting pulled over.
•My Traffic – Along with new features, Street-Level Traffic shows you traffic flows on major roads and side streets and is also used to calculate the most traffic-optimized, real-time routes and provide accurate ETAs, making your overall trip faster and more efficient. Also view traffic flows on a map with red-light cameras highlighted.
•My Traffic – New! Traffic Incident Alerts: Now get alerts about upcoming traffic incidents while navigating with one tap to avoid jams!
•My Traffic – New! Traffic summary for your route: see real-time traffic conditions along each segment of your route with one tap to route around a troublesome spot.OnMyWay®: Share your ETA to home, work, or anywhere during the commute to let others know when you’ll be there and see your real-time progress on a map.
•My Weekend – No more weekend boredom or stressing about making plans! Scout finds events in your local area and automatically gives you a heads up notification of what’s going on every week before the weekend.
•Fun Finder with web sync – Discover nearby things to do with just one tap: restaurants, food, live music, movies, and more. You can even plan online at www.scout.me and sync your favorites between the site and the app.
•Voice-guided Navigation – Pick your route from up to three traffic-optimized options and get personalized GPS voice guidance.
•Cheap Gas – Find the nearest and cheapest gas stations.
•Calendar Sync – Get automatic reminders and voice-guided directions to get to appointments on time.
•Voice commands – Speak, don’t type to search or drive and stay focused on the road up ahead.
•Learn more about Scout for iPhone at www.scout.me/iphone.
What’s the word on Scout?
“Scout is as easy on the eyes as it is easy to use.” - Mashable
“Scout is my preferred iOS maps alternative.” Joel Evans, ZDNet
“Scout is immediately a commuter’s best friend.” Jamie Lendino, PCMagazine
“Scout wins Best for Design” Travel & Leisure, Best GPS Apps for Travel
“Top Travel App” - Departures
•Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
•Scout’s map and search coverage is currently for the USA only.
October 22, 2013 New version 18.104.22.168912
September 26, 2013 New version 22.214.171.124204
August 05, 2013 New version 126.96.36.199404
June 08, 2013 New version 188.8.131.52921
May 10, 2013 New version 184.108.40.206
March 30, 2013 New version 220.127.116.11
December 16, 2011 Initial Release