Elevation Correction in GPS Kit

With the recent release of GPS Kit (v6.5) we’ve added elevation correction for tracks & waypoints. The GPS chip in your iPhone/iPad is great for tracking your outdoor adventures, but we’ve seen less than stellar elevation readings over the years. We’ve developed a way for you to correct elevation after tracking by checking tracks & ...

iPhone & iPad – Rugged Enough?

YES! The iPad & iPhone are excellent tools for field data collection. Many have deemed these devices not durable enough for field work – we disagree. Since they’ve come out we’ve put the iPad & iPhone through several rugged testing scenarios and we’ve never had an issue. Here is a quote from Trevor Hoyles, a PE ...

Working Offline – Some Pointers

Working offline is essential for many field data collection professionals – cell & data service just aren’t available everywhere. With just a little prep time, GIS Pro will work for your totally offline. Here are a few pointers when for GIS Pro offline: 1) Not every iOS device will work! You’ll need one with a ...

Importing/Exporting Via iTunes

When importing large files into GIS Pro, GIS Kit or GPS Kit, you’ll want to use iTunes file sharing. Here are the basic steps of importing via iTunes: 1) Plug your device into a computer with iTunes 2) Click the ‘Apps’ button at the top of your devices summary screen 3) Scroll down till you ...