What's New

Updating from 4.9:

-Improved read whilst downloading including faster downloads and iPad 1 compatibility
-Bug fixes including 'fetching data' fix, missing covers on coverflow, audio and video fixes.
-Performance improvements including iPad 1 stability

Updating from 4.2:

-Read whilst downloading (iPad 2, iPad Mini, New iPad, iPhone 4+)
-Faster browsing
-Performance and stability improvements
-Improved design, navigation and layout
-Intermittent lockup on App launch bug fix

V4.9 apps are the first launch of our biggest update yet, we hope you like it as much as we do. We always love to hear your feedback, so should you have any questions, views or ideas please contact us at [email protected].

App Description

An RC app designed to excite, inspire and inform both existing RC hobby fans and anyone into gadgets and cutting edge technology.

‘In Control’ is an RC Tech app from Traplet Publications, containing the world’s best collection of Radio Control Tech Magazines. Titles featured include RC Model World, Model Helicopter World, Quiet and Electric Flight, Radio Race Car, RC Jet, Marine Modelling and much more...

We test the latest RC models; visit the latest events from around the world. We feature iPhone and Android controlled RC cars and helicopters, and see just how In Control and responsive they have become.

In our titles we contain In-depth ‘tips’ and ‘how to’ sections and in each article will explain how to get the most from the products featured.

In Control – Radio Control Technology Unleashed

This is a free app download with paid content within. The current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased within the app.

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please click the settings cog, then click Settings then Refresh app data. If this also fails to work please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
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You can find our terms and conditions here:

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • November 03, 2012 Initial release
  • January 31, 2013 New version 4.9.9
  • March 13, 2013 New version 4.9.10