WorldView+ by Andreas Linde (Universal)
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Released: Dec 4, 2008
Version: 4.3.4
Size: 4 MB
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Ranking - Travel (iPhone)

Ranking - Travel (iPad)

WorldView+

Andreas Linde
## 50% End-Of-Life-Sale until 14th September 2014 ##

WorldView+ will not receive any further updates and not being sold on the App Store any longer starting 14th September 2014!

Travel the world from wherever you are and watch webcams worldwide with an elegant, friendly, and intuitive user interface.

WorldView+ puts the world into your pocket or onto your couch! Watch over 20,000 webcams from all over the world and get additional information for each place such as current weather or Wikipedia articles.

## Apple Rewind 2011 Germany: Best iPad travel app ##

Press Quotes:
"Want to check the weather in Covent Garden, or indeed see the pyramids? WorldView opens your eyes." - The Times Online
"It's an ideal toy for tourists wishing to get a sense of the weather at their destinations, or for armchair travelers stuck in their work cubicles." - USA Today Online
"If you like webcams, you'll really enjoy WorldView's features and design." - TUAW

Feature Overview:
- Save your favorite webcams and even group them into your own collections
- iCloud support! Automatically syncs your favorites.
- Add additional webcams manually
- View images in fullscreen with the best image quality provided by the webcam
- WorldView+ automatically updates the image as soon as most webcams provide them
- Share webcams and images on Twitter, Facebook, and via email

Find webcams:
- Type in text and search or select any of the suggested locations
- Search using map, tap and hold on a place to search around a specific spot
- Watch webcams near your current location
- Get lucky and view random webcams
- Browse a list of new, recently viewed, and featured webcams
- All webcams listed in http://webcams.travel/ are available

More than just webcams:
- Current weather information near the webcams location
- Wikipedia articles around the webcams location
- View webcam locations on a map
- View daylight images
- Get a live video stream when possible
- See a timelapse video of selected webcams
- Visit the webcam's website on webcams.travel

Add more yourself:
- Easily add webcams not listed in webcams.travel


WorldView+ – browse and discover the world like never before.


Technical info:
- Manually added webcams support password protection via HTTP basic authorization
- Supports most webcam types providing images via JPG and PNG and video streams using Motion-JPEG
- Auto updating images is technically not possible for all webcams, currently supported for more than 9,000
- Live video streams are available for more than 900 webcams, audio is not supported
- Timelapse videos are provided by webcams.travel for about 50 webcams as of now


If there are any questions or problems, please visit our support forum at http://support.worldviewmobileapp.com/. This will allow us to help sort out any issues you may be experiencing. Thanks and happy WorldViewing!

What's new in version 4.3.4
- Fixed a problem when having more than 1000 bookmarks
- Fixed sorting of custom collections on iPad not showing up correctly
- Fixed adjusting sort order of bookmarks in custom collections on iPad not working correctly
Our verdict: Ok
  • + WorldView+ is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + It is currently 50% off its regular price.
  • + The app is also at the lowest price we've seen.
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