Loadstone GPS is a powerful, easy-to-use app that enables blind pedestrians to "go blindly where everyone sighted has gone before."
It is designed by the blind, for the blind, specifically for those who use Voiceover.
* Get turn-by-turn directions from any point or your current location to a desired destination.
* Access and download from a world-wide database of points from OpenStreetMap, public mapping sources, transit systems, and points shared by other Loadstone users.
* Create, store, and share your own navigation waypoints with others or the Loadstone comunity.
* Filter point searches and output by categories and tags.
* Explore your surroundings with features like 'Show Neighbourhood', 'Explore', and 'Find Point'.
* Receive approach and arrival alerts for points of interest.
* Customize alerts, units of measure, address format and other settings.
* Display astronomic information like sunrise and set, moonrise and set, etc.
* Track distance travelled with a built-in trip meter.
* Import text databases and checkpoints from previous Loadstone versions.
* No data plan required to use most major functions.
* Complete documentation included.
* Available in multiple languages.
For the latest news, tutorials and more information please visit the Loadstone website at: https://www.loadstone-gps.com.
* A bug that could cause Loadstone to crash when speaking announcements has been fixed.
* A bug that could cause a crash when moving route points up or down has been fixed.
* Problems with some buttons on the main navigation screen not being translated have been fixed.
* Buttons on the navigation screen have been fixed to look consistent.
* Problems with some options and titles not having the correct label have been fixed.
* A clear text button has been added to some text fields where it was missing.
* It is now possible to map the shake gesture to a function in external controls.
Ratings and Reviews
Great job when you came out with us last year and better job with the updates keep up the good work
- Shawn Kirkpatrick
- 29.4 MB
Requires iOS 9.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Arabic, Croatian, Estonian, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Turkish
- Age Rating
- This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
- © 2017-2019 Shawn Kirkpatrick
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.