Visually stunning real-time virtual Earth. Fed by satellite imagery to display day/night, clouds, seasons, sun, moon and more. Day/night clock (with widget) tracks phases of the moon, sunrise, sunset and transit times. "Superbly stylish, ...Read more
Visually stunning real-time virtual Earth. Fed by satellite imagery to display day/night, clouds, seasons, sun, moon and more. Day/night clock (with widget) tracks phases of the moon, sunrise, sunset and transit times.
"Superbly stylish, incredibly detailed and unbeatably useful" - LifeOfAndroid.com "TerraTime is unique. It is bold and different .." - AndroidApps Review "Possibly the most beautiful phone app I’ve seen. Highly recommended." - AndroidAstronomer.com "The overall beauty of the app is well, its beauty!" - CoolSmartPhone.com "Totally engaging" - James "Astonishingly detailed" - Mark "Amazingly accurate" - Larry
Great for travellers, those dealing with other time zones, astronomers, weather watchers, geographers, teachers, photographers, fishermen & other outdoor types - as well as just about any geek you can think of.
Features: • Real-time simulations include clouds, city lights, sea ice, and more, generated from actual satellite imagery • Clock and compass also show sunrise & sunset; moon phase, moonrise & set; twilight & transit times • Globe and map are fully interactive, using touchscreen or device sensors • Easily shows any date, any location • Clock and globe widgets • Live wallpapers for real-time map and globe • Tablet compatible
Permissions explained: Full Internet access - to download the satellite imagery used to make the map and globe. View network state - to ensure that you have a high-speed data connection before downloads take place. Location - sunrise and sunset times depend on where you are; GPS is used when no network is available. Start at boot, set wallpaper - both essential to making the live wallpaper work. Write SD - for caching images locally.
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UPDATED ON: Dec 2, 2014
INSTALLATIONS: 50,000 - 100,000
LATEST VERSION: 3.10
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.0 and up
approximate (network-based) location
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precise (GPS) location
Access precise 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.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
full Internet access
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automatically start at boot
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Allows the application to set the system wallpaper.
modify/delete SD card contents
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