Friday, July 17, 2009
FREE NAVIGATION, 3D MAPS, VOICE GUIDANCE AND TOURIST INFORMATION ALWAYS AVAILABLE ON YOUR JAVA ENABLED MOBILE PHONE, WITHOUT NETWORK CONNECTION
We-Travel is a personal initiative to develop a free navigation solution for Java enabled mobile phones.
THE KEY FEATURES OF WE-TRAVEL ARE :
Turn-by-Turn Voice Guided Navigation :
Based on your location, We-Travel gives you clear voice directions to reach your destination in an optimal way, either by car, bike or foot, supported by a 3D 'bird's eye' rotating map display.
Open and Free :
We-Travel is a totally free navigation software for java enabled mobile phones, based on map data from Open Street Map. No good map navigation maps available for your area ? Help Open Street Map !
Always Available :
All map data is stored locally on your phone. This ensures We-Travel works offline in places where there is no mobile phone reception, abroad or in the countryside. And as a plus, there are no telecom costs associated with route calculation or map display !
We-Travel requires a device that is enable to run Java-applications. As of Release Candidate 15, these are the detailed technical requirements:
Java platform MIDP 2.0, CLDC 1.1
Mobile Media Support (JSR 135)
Bluetooth Support (JSR 82) or Location API (JSR 179)
(Optionally) Wireless Messaging support (JSR 120)
Sufficient CPU power (+- 100 k byte codes/millisecond), or ARM-9 at 100 Mhz
2 MB of RAM available in JVM environment
File system access (JSR 75)
Sufficient free memory to store the maps
Every device that fullfills these requirements should be able to run We-Travel.