Magic Wand for Symbian OS Free Download in GPS Tag

 
Sponsored Links:
Report an error, suggest partnership...
     
Search by Device
My Device

  
Tags
WiFi & Bluetooth & IrDA  Racing  Computer & Games & Hi-Tech  TV & Streaming Video  Connection & FTP & SSH & Telnet  Social Networks & Blogs  Maps  File management  Instant Messengers & Chats  Phone & Mobile  Abstraction  Arcade  Antivirus  Puzzle & Logic  Action & Shooting  GPS  Browsers  Comedy & Fun  Video Players  SMS & MMS & EMS  Audio Players 
Search by Category
Business & Profession
Databases
Dictionary & Translator
Entertainment
Finance
Games
Healthcare & Medicine
Internet & Communications
Multimedia & Graphics
Organisation & Productivity
Programming & Development
Reading
Science & Education
System Utilities
Themes & Wallpapers & Skins
Travel & Navigation
Geocaching
GPS
Guides
Maps
Measuring & Compass
Travel Planning
Weather
Worldtime
More
     




 
 
Magic Wand

Sponsored Links:

Magic Wand
Version: 1.0
Platforms: Series 60, Symbian OS

Categories: Travel & Navigation
Upload Date: 10 Oct 10
Developer: Paul Klingelhuber
Distribution Type: Freeware
Downloads: 7825
File Size: 3610 Kb
Free Download Magic Wand 

Rating: 2.7/5 (Total votes: 47)


Sponsored Links:
 



Magic Wand is an application for tourists, which makes exploring a foreign city easier. It enables the user to identify a sight without a tourist guide book, but by using the mobile phone. The tourist just has to hold the mobile phone in the direction of the sight to identify it. With a keystroke, the name of the sight is shown on the display.

To get this information, the position of the user is determined through GPS. To detect the direction in which the mobile phone is pointing, the application uses an internal digital compass. Combining these two mechanisms leads to very accurate results. This is the main advantage of Magic Wand, which sets it apart from navigation systems or other software that can be used to find information about sights. Those solutions only use GPS, so they provide information about every relevant point which is close to the user. There is no possibility to consider in which direction the user is looking. This can be quite confusing, especially in areas with many sights around.

The information about the user’s position and the pointing direction is sent to a server via a mobile internet connection. The server application was also developed as a part of the Magic Wand project. It calculates the area in which the sight is located, considering the direction information. Then it searches for so-called POIs (Points of Interest) in several databases. The results of this search are sent back to the user’s mobile phone and are shown on the display. If there is more than one POI in the area, the results are sorted by distance. In the current version of the Magic Wand software, the name and the category of a POI are displayed. The user is able to filter the results by category and to choose which information about the POI should be shown.

The application requires a Symbian S60 phone equipped with a digital compass (like the Nokia 6210 Navigator). To use Magic Wand, start the application "Magic Wand Server" first and select "Options → Start Server". After that, the actual Magic Wand application can be started.

To finally use the application, the server software also has to be started. This software can be downloaded and has to be installed and used as described in the server setup guide. After setting up the server software, enter the server’s IP address and port in the mobile application and you can start to use Magic Wand.
 


Like it? Share with your friends!   

If you got an error while installing Theme, Software or Game, please, read FAQ.

 

Other Symbian Freeware of Developer «Paul Klingelhuber»:

Not found
 
Similar Applications:

FON Access Points for LithuaniaFON Access Points for Lithuania
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
FON Access Points for MayotteFON Access Points for Mayotte
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
FON Access Points for MoroccoFON Access Points for Morocco
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
NMEA InfoNMEA Info
A graphical Python program that talks to your GPS, and does useful things with the information
FON Access Points for MonacoFON Access Points for Monaco
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
Reperion GPS TrailExplorerReperion GPS TrailExplorerReperion GPS TrailExplorerReperion GPS TrailExplorer
Real-time Java Mobile GPS Tracking application
FON Access Points for VenezuelaFON Access Points for Venezuela
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
FON Access Points for TogoFON Access Points for Togo
Points of Interest (POI) for use with GPSs, PDAs and other navigation devices
piPOI AlertpiPOI Alert
PiPOI Alert is a POI warning system for Symbian s60 3rd and 5th edition mobile phones
Livecontacts Mobile for 3rd and 5th Edition Symbian Smartphones with GPSLivecontacts Mobile for 3rd and 5th Edition Symbian Smartphones with GPS
GSM Tracker software to transform your GSM into a GPS device! Livecontacts is the first GPS enabled service that brings you an array of features you can not find anywhere else. GPS-enabled maps, directions, and points of interest. Let your friends and family know where you are
 

Supported Operation Systems:
Java ME |  Java Nokia 240x320 |  Java SE 240x320 |  S60 3rd Edition |  S60 3rd Edition FP1 |  S60 3rd Edition FP2 | 
 

Comments on Magic Wand:

Comments not found

Name:


Comment:


Enter text from image below:

Turn on images!

 
 
 

Symbian Freeware - Free Software Downloads, Apps, Games, Freeware, Themes, SIS for Symbian S60 v3 v5 phones and Anna, Belle

© Pantich 2009 - 2017 all rights reserved