Get Point is an application for professionals and amateurs who need to record coordinates in an aggregated manner and then study the results on Google Earth. Get Point also lets you record an entire route by foot or by car to also evaluate the ...Read more
Get Point is an application for professionals and amateurs who need to record coordinates in an aggregated manner and then study the results on Google Earth.
Get Point also lets you record an entire route by foot or by car to also evaluate the result in Google's desktop application.
Ideal for professionals such as surveyors and geographers while a field work, but can also be used for fun, to mark their places of travels or visits.
This is a work in progress and was developed in order to learn the Android platform and also bring the public a quality tool. Any suggestion is welcome. Please send comments by e-mail.
Features: - Groups of coordinates. A group can be a trip, a specific job, etc.; - Marking of points within a group of coordinated, allowing to name the point; - Record a route, letting you set the interval between recordings of the points, also allowing to name the route recorded; - Sending points (KML file and Google Maps link) or route records (KML file) by e-mail; - Quickly view a recorded point on Maps without having to export to the desktop; - Export all records in the group to a KML file to later be viewed on Google Earth; - You can export/import your database avoiding losing your information if you upgrade or replace your device; - And more.
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UPDATED ON: May 16, 2014
INSTALLATIONS: 10,000 - 50,000
LATEST VERSION: 1.8.6
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.3.3 and up
approximate (network-based) location
Access location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
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.
access extra location provider commands
Access extra location provider commands. Malicious applications could use this to interfere with the operation of the GPS or other location sources.
modify/delete SD card contents
Allows an application to write to the SD card.
full Internet access
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view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.