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Android Smartphones

Outdoor navigation to take: the new app from the home of MagicMaps is ideal for all outdoor adventures. With Scout for Android, you know where to go s. Who handled the distance traveled, altitude, duration everything is recorded and provides important information. Navigation instructions guide the user along a tour. The highlights bike computer and navigation with GPS track recording to record interactive maps with global map data by OpenStreetMap expandable with topographic detailed maps for all regions in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Luxembourg and National Park United States (other countries in planning) track, evaluate, and send by email navigation along direction hints tours Tours in GPX format import the map view displays ever-increasing the current position (online access required). Tours can be shown in the map and used E.g. for bike navigation or for hiking. As a base map, the app contains the “OpenStreetMap”, the freely available wiki map from the Internet.

Unique: The integrated access to the map store, the user can buy a topographic detailed maps and save on his Smartphone. The digital topographic maps are especially suited for use off the road. You show small forest and hiking trails, water and the topography. With these cards, you can use all functions of the app also independently from the cellular network. This is very useful when you’re traveling abroad, since domit roaming charges can be avoided. The bike and running computer shows all important information that you need on the road.

The screen can be adjusted individually. The route recording is started by pressing the Start button. You can choose different recording options, E.g. by time or way. The recording can be paused at any time and resume. All recorded tracks are represented in the Navi list overview and can be used for navigation. More information is stored for each tour: distance travel time Highest/lowest point average speed evaluation of the tour (landscape, fitness, technique, experience) navigation along a route using direction hints in the form of arrows top left of the display, as well as the remaining distance to the finish. To enable the audible alarm, a warning in the form of a sound signal is done before turns. Each tour can be send via email in GPX format and can be viewed at a later time on the PC or shared with friends. In addition, scheduled tours of the PC in GPX format to the device can be transmitted. “The planning software is helpful MagicMaps tour Explorer”. The application can be purchased through Android market at a price of 2.39. The price for detailed topographic detailed maps at the scale of 1: 50,000 is E.g. 3.99 per region in Germany. MagicMaps GmbH the MagicMaps GmbH specializes in tour planning, digital maps and GPS outdoor navigation with their software products.

VisiTor Mobile Video

Worldwide development! visiTor allows mobile video intercom. Of course, made in Germany. It’s ringing? You are now who is at the door immediately in the picture,: with visiTor communicate with your visitors comfortably from your sofa, or where you are in your home. Gain insight and clarity with John K. Castle. When someone presses your doorbell, your door camera image automatically appears on the display of your iPhones or iPads. You can speak directly with your visit and open the door to him.

If you have installed multiple cameras, you can switch at your fingertips between different views, for example, to monitor the outdoor area of your home. As long as you reside in the Wi-Fi reception area of your home, the most useful innovation is visiTor always available since the invention of the ring! All you need to do this, the visiTor application together with the controller is an iPhone, or iPad running iOS 4.3, a video intercom with telephone interface (a-b), as well as a Wi-Fi connection. Is its intercom older? VisiTor no problem is compatible with the most door intercommunication systems (E.g. Ritto, TCS, Gira, u.v.m Siedle,.). Communicate with your iPhone or iPad is made via a Wi-Fi connection, anywhere in the House or garden, where Wi-Fi reception is possible, visiTor is available. To do this, only some parameters in the configuration settings of the iPhones or iPads must be (such as IP address and port of the visiTor controller). In your Web browser you can make then individual settings for cameras, SIP gateway, door intercom stations etc..

Up to five devices (iPad/iPhone) to a controller can be operated in the base version of the visiTor. If necessary, the connection to other units is possible at any time via a license extension, other components are not required. Want to learn more? Visit us on the Internet! Dr. arch. Manuela Banck Head of marketing and communications-visiomatic GmbH Germany Web:

Apple Smartphone

In the following German stores resulted from the query (as of May 29, 2013) after repair price iPhone 5 Galaxy S3 “on the first three pages of Google. iPhone 5 Samsung Galaxy S3 express-repair24.de 259 express repair24.de 249 Gravis.de 219 Ipoinstore.de 199 Ipoinstore.de 245 3 g werkstatt.de 199 3 g werkstatt.de 249 handyreparatur123.de 189 handyreparaturvergleich.de 229 reparaturvergleich.de 179 reparaturvergleich.de 229 ihelpstore.de 189 shop.gametop.de 229 ihelpstore.de 249 unitel2000.com 249 dmctshop.de 189 Apple store 241,10 231,64 average price average price 200,67 which is the average price for the repair of the iPhone 5 displays with 231,64 euros to 13 percent more expensive than in the Samsung Galaxy S3. But even if the cost of repairs differed only slightly, a repair at the iPhone 5 pays more. With a current minimum of 584,99 euros, the latest Apple Smartphone is significantly more expensive than the Samsung Galaxy S3, which is to acquire for 333 euros. The average repair cost of the S3 amounted to more than 60 percent of the new unit and could be no longer so profitable. The strict product control by Apple especially with regard to the parts of the new iPhone 5, caused among other things, that many of the alternative Reparaturdienstleister fix no more iPhones. You can often offer no more favourable prices than Apple. Now, Apple offers apparently, according to a report by CNET, currently also display repair in the own shop but only for those who completed a costly $99 AppleCare Protection Plan.

Thus the comparatively cheap 114 euros costs. Europe comparison of repair costs In the European comparison of the repair costs for the two tested models turns out Italy as the cheapest country. In Spain (iPhone 5) and France (Galaxy S3) on the other hand, the cost of repairs are the most expensive. In Germany, the Samsung Galaxy S3 is in demand and therefore comparatively expensive to repair. Bottom line the cost of repair for a broken iPhone 5 or Galaxy S3 display are in the investigated European Countries is relatively high. The significant price differences in the repair costs of the investigated smartphone models are noteworthy within Europe. Who so travels to Italy on holiday, should be there immediately to fix its display. The study can be found at this link.

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Outdoorsmartphone

Smartphones are not “Waterproof” in the sense of ‘diving seal’ so generally of course, but smaller splashes or humidity can have from now on nothing more the sensitive electronics. When it comes to housing: also the outer shell is more resistant than normal products at Outdoorsmartphones in many cases a lot. Not only to withstand the outside smaller and larger falls, also the Interior is protected against detonations. The free fall of the edge of the table can be such a mobile thus generally unimpressed. At a huge offer on Smartphones, you quickly lose track.

It is therefore very advisable only to inform and to purchase only one or another Outdoorsmartphone. Only the tested devices from renowned manufacturers will be presented. The devices are included in the various sections under the microscope. The Reliability, quality and durability are just a few criteria that are included in the test (read more about Outdoorsmartphones outdoorsmartphonetest.de) conclusion: Outdoorsmartphones are not just for adventurers that a phone will go sooner or later, once broken, because most users have become accustomed. But who is sorry to lose his beloved companion, by the consequences of smaller accidents which should think in the future as Otto-normal consumer about the purchase of an Outdoorsmartphones. Long gone are the days, in which more robust devices were clearly abgespeckteren function. Today can the outdoor models usually just as much as their “normal” counterparts and look this visually mostly not even worse. The trend is away from the “disposable”cell phone and to the mobile phone that you can throw away literally also. An Outdoorsmartphone is equipped in most cases anyway, and are a durable and ideal companions for a modern Lifestyle.