Parkbud - Parking & Travel Guide by Wunderstadt GmbH (iPhone)
Released: May 4, 2011
Version: 3.1.2
Size: 39 MB
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Parkbud - Parking & Travel Guide

Wunderstadt GmbH
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Voted by Apple as one of the Top 5 Best Navigation Apps of the Year - AppStore Rewind

Parkbud™ is a simple travel app that helps you find and navigate to places and parking including parking garages around you while keeping track of your parking, paying for parking through your phone, and hooking up directly to a variety of navigation tools.

With Parkbud™ you are able to:

• Find, navigate to, & bookmark nearby parking & points of interest (Parking Garages, Restaurants, Gas, Repair, Home, Your Car, You name it…)
• Pay for parking anywhere in the world where mobile payment is accepted
• A Location Guide with Points of Interest, descriptions, ratings, and contact info
• Track your parking time & parking location (even when GPS not available!)
• Get Reminders before your meter expires
• Instant Directions: Up to the second directions back to your car or any interesting places
• Hook-in to your favorite Navigation tool via Parkbud™. Parkbud™ supports: Apple Maps, Goog** Maps, Navigon, TomTom, Waze, Sygic, and many more
• Calculate & remember Parking Costs based on time of day, duration, & parking rules
• Create a Library of Parking Payment Data so you can pay / renew parking from anywhere
• Make Phone Calls or SMS to purchase parking within Parkbud™
• Native Maps & Open Street Maps support
• Compass
• Flashlight
• Add, Take, Upload, & Edit A Photo of locations, fees, & restrictions
• Quick Reminders: Jot down parking level & fees, errands to run, etc.
• Fast Time Entry Slider with interactive End Time Preview Clock

• App Store Rewind 2011
• iTunes App of the Week
• What's Hot, New & Noteworthy – Worldwide
• Gizmodo: App of the Day
• Official App Store Twitter: “Who knew that finding parking with your iPhone could be so sexy?”
• Chip Online: Top 10 Recommended Apps for your Car
• Tipb: Staff Pick of the Week
• Lifehacker: App of the Day
• Featured in Appboy (5 Stars), App Scout, Computer Bild,, iPhone Life, PC Mag, Tech Radar & more
“Parkbud™ for iPhone is probably one of the coolest ways to find out that your parking meter has just expired, complete with cool...sound effects, beautiful UI animations, & a lovely icon for your Springboard....”

App Scout: “Sexy Parked Car Finder”
“Parkbud™ has the beauty & sophistication that quite possibly will encourage you to use it when you are only parked in your garage.”

“ The app itself resembles a handcrafted, expensive timepiece, complete with simulated moving parts, ticking clock hands, rotating gears, & polished buttons that gives the app a defined, but techie feel.

“The app doesn't just look pretty either. Finding parking is accurate, setting the meter time is simple...”

What's new in version 3.1.2
iOS7 Optimization; PLACES GUIDE - Now completely FREE & UNLOCKED with no sharing necessary; Bug Fixes; Language Corrections
Our verdict: Good
  • + Parkbud - Parking & Travel Guide is a highly rated app (4-star).
  • + The app is currently free, instead of its regular price of $2.99.
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