This widget merely presentations your present region in numbers. Latitude and Longitude are received from the GPS area supplier or from the network region supplier if GPS is not available.
The altitude is queried from open MapQuest API which yields in a extra correct outcome than receiving the altitude by means of GPS. So this widget can also be fascinating for mountain climbing (altimeter).
o Display your present area in numbers
o Additional information (Street, City, Postal Code, GPS satellite fix)
o Presentations your altitude with excessive accuracy
o Share your location with friends via SMS, Email, etc.
o Completely different vicinity formats are supported (Decimal Degrees, Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM), …)
Note 1: To save battery power you should switch off the widget when you do not need it. You can force the widget to switch off automatically after some time in the settings.
Note 2: This is no GPS toggle widget. You can not turn on and off GPS. You simply get clear information about your current location.
To add widget press: Home->Menu->Add->Widgets->GPS Widget Pro
The widget wants the next permissions because:
o Your location: it can be evident
o Network communication: query altitude
What’s in this version : (Updated : Nov 18, 2014)
GPS altitude if network is not available
widget colors can now be customized