Maps Speedometer (formerly known as Navigation Speedometer) shows your current speed in Google Maps/Navigation or any other app, like Navigon, TomTom, Sygic, CoPilot, Skobbler, WhatsApp, Chrome. It automatically detects when Google ...Read more
Maps Speedometer (formerly known as Navigation Speedometer) shows your current speed in Google Maps/Navigation or any other app, like Navigon, TomTom, Sygic, CoPilot, Skobbler, WhatsApp, Chrome. It automatically detects when Google Maps/Navigation or any other app of your choice is active and shows an elegant overlay with a speedometer.
FEATURES: - No advertisements! - No internet access necessary, no backdoors sharing your private information; - It automatically shows and hides, depending whether Google Maps/Navigation (or any other app of your choice) is active or not; - Choose between miles, kilometers per hour or knots (mph, km/h or kn); - Hide it for 10 seconds by touching the overlay; - Adjustable transparency; - Adjustable size; - Adjustable position, just drag it anywhere you like; - Can be used with any app installed on your device
CONTACT US: Please contact us if this application does not work properly on your device. We will try to fix the problem for the next release.
PERMISSIONS: Display system-level alerts This app will remain active in the background (no battery drainage) and shows an overlay on top of Google Maps/Navigation while active. Draw over other apps With this permission the app is able to detect if Google Maps/Navigation is active. Precise location (GPS and network-based) Necessary to read the speed from the GPS chip in your device.
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UPDATED ON: Feb 2, 2015
INSTALLATIONS: 10,000 - 50,000
LATEST VERSION: 4.1
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.2 and up
display system-level alerts
Allows an application to show system alert windows. Malicious applications can take over the entire screen of the phone.
retrieve running applications
Allows application to retrieve information about currently and recently running tasks. May allow malicious applications to discover private information about other applications.
automatically start at boot
Allows an application to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the application to slow down overall performance of the phone by constantly running.
fine (GPS) location
Access fine location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.