App Review: GPS Averaging

GPS Averaging by Looking4Cache UG (haftungsbeschraenkt) Get more accurate GPS for your current position when you need greater precision for something like hiding a geocache. GPS Averaging works by making many position measurements and averaging them together to overcome inaccuracies. GPS inaccuracies can be the result of many things including multipath, radio interference, solar storms,... Continue Reading →

App Review: WeatherBug

“Know Before” is the tag line for Weather Bug” and it seems to square nicely with the scout motto of “Be Prepared.” In addition to the current weather, hourly forecast and 10 day forecast, WeatherBug has a map with 18 layers of weather data. Layers include things like radar, alerts, precipitation, temperature, wind speed and... Continue Reading →

App Review: Knots 3D by Nynix

Watch a knot being tied in 3D to refresh your memory just before you need to use it. Knots 3D provides 3D animations, usage guidelines, warnings and history for at least 127 knots sorted into 10 categories (such as boating, camping, fishing and scouting) and 8 types (such as bends, hitches, lashing and loops. The... Continue Reading →

App Review: Flyflasher

Exchange fly tying patterns with a world-wide community of fly fisherman. Flyflasher is a crowd-sourced, community-driven app for sharing fly tying patterns with thousands of people. After creating your free account, it recommends other users to follow based on your interests. Users are able to name their flies, post pictures and descriptions of the materials... Continue Reading →

App Review: Fishbrain

Leverage a social network of fishing enthusiasts to catch that next fish. Fishbrain is an app that is enabled by the thousands of people that log what they catch, where and with what. Fishbrain includes a feed where people post pictures and descriptions of their catches along with the lures, baits and techniques they're using... Continue Reading →

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