Total: 67327 apps , New today: 0 , Updated today: 0 Sign in with a Google Account


Home  »  Lifestyle  »  Talking Compass

Talking Compass image

Talking Compass - FREE

by Eyes-Free Project, Version: 2.0.0 , 322 KB  

Package name: com.google.marvin.compass , Last Update: 2012-08-28 08:20:14


224 ratings (3.679 average)

50,000-250,000 downloads


Description

Speaks your current heading and provides haptic feedback as your cross over any of the cardinal directions.

Touch the screen to hear your heading. Stroke the screen up/down to adjust verbosity.

This is part of the Eyes-Free Project as featured in the New York Times:
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/04/business/04blind.html

Last comments from Android Market

itismike (*)
Worked the first time. Now it just tells me to shake the handset. Please fix!

rudnette (*)
Crap stop working

Hanne (*)
Only tell me to calibre the compass.

The Beej (*)
Doesn't work on android2.2 on Verizon Droid.

James (*)
All it sez it to calobrate my compass

John (****)
If you turn around quickly enough, it will skip the haptic indication of crossing a cardinal direction. Otherwise cool app.

Bethpd (**)
Speech component doesn't work. Just an odd buzz sound

Shiva (*)
Didnt work for me either

breann (*)
Doesnt work at all!

nathan (****)
It works but graphics are very plain. Maybe put some color options.

Talking Compass screenshot 1 Talking Compass screenshot 2

Apps from the same developer

Eyes-Free Keyboard An augmented version of the Gingerbread on-screen keyboard that provides enhanced low-vision accessibility ...
Eyes-Free Shell Turns your Android into an eyes-free communication device. Provides one-touch access to Android applicat ...
Talking Dialer Slide your finger in the direction of the number you want — always starting at 5, you can then go up and to the l ...
WalkyTalky WalkyTalky is an accessible navigation aid. -Periodically updates the status bar with your current location t ...
eSpeak for Android Port of the eSpeak engine that runs on Android. To enable it: 1. Menu > Settings > Voice input &am ...

Related Android Apps

iEssen iEssen - Restaurantfinder Restaurant Kritik Essen gehen in der Umgebung iEssen ist eine Restaurant-App spezie ...
AndAndo Records your GPS tracks on maps. It applies for hiking, sports or travel
Whatelse What Else is a Fashion Magazine app showcasing contemporary talent.
Fiat Street Evo IAT AND ITS MOST EVOLVED CAR LAUNCHES THE WORLD´S MOST EVOLVED CATALOGUE.
Atlantic Ave Download the ultimate guide to Atlantic Ave.


Find more Android apps and games

Androlicious.com is a website that shows applications and games from Android Market. You can download and install apps and games directly from Android Market using an Android phone or by using WebConnect mobile application.