Scout GPS Maps, Meetup, Chat & Social Voice Navigation with Friends

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Scout GPS Maps, Meetup, Chat & Social Voice Navigation with Friends

“I’m just five minutes away!” Heard that before? Whether it’s that friend who’s always late, who’s always lost, or who needs to lighten up with the “where are you??” texts, we all have that friend. Now there’s a cure for the common meetup quirk: Scout. It’s the only app that let’s you chat, make plans, and meet up in real life all in one super easy experience—including getting there with turn-by-turn GPS directions and everyone’s real-time ETA on the navigation map.

• New! Chat that leads to real plans – From spur-of-the-moment hangouts to a planned movie night, chat with friends about what to do and where to go, and then actually do it all in Scout.

• New! Meet up hassle-free – One app for everything. Choose who to meet up with, pick a day and time, select a location, and you’re set. You can even chat before and after your get-together with all invitees in the same meetup stream.

• New! Drive together — Everyone meeting up gets voice-guided, turn-by-turn directions to the destination and sees each other’s ETA on the navigation map while driving there, so you’ll know if ‘”five minutes away” really means “I haven’t left yet!”

• New! Safe and secure, it’s about who you know – Always online or anti-social media, Android or iPhone, include anyone you want. People can only see the chats and meetups they’re invited to and can leave the conversation with just a swipe.

• New! Get a leg up on your commute – Without even opening the app., Scout keeps an eye on what your daily commute conditions are like and sends you a report 15 minutes before you usually leave. Scout will also help you find alternate routes to save you time.

• Never get lost with the most up-to-date maps – OpenStreetMap (OSM) powers Scout’s maps with a community of more than 1.6 million editors making regular updates to the map. Your use of Scout will automatically help OSM map quality.

• Beat traffic everywhere you go – Get the fastest routes based on real-time traffic and be routed around accidents and jams. Help others on the road by reporting traffic incidents, congestion, police, and construction hazards.

• Handle pits stops faster than a NASCAR crew – When you need to stop on the way, Scout finds gas stations by price, restaurants, coffee shops, and even popular chains up ahead, only along your route.

• Save money and time on parking - Scout’s arrival guide shows you the nearest and cheapest parking closest to your destination

• Get help when you need it – customer support is available online at ourcommunity.scout.me

• Join our community – Keep up with Scout at www.facebook.com/scoutbytelenav, @scout on Twitter, and @scoutbytelenav on Instagram

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What’s the word on Scout?
“Scout is as easy on the eyes as it is easy to use.” - Mashable
“Scout wins Best for Design” ¬ Travel & Leisure, Best GPS Apps for Travel

Notes:
•Continued use of GPS running in the background can decrease battery life.
•Scout’s map and search coverage is currently for the USA only.

What's New

Version 1.18.1.104528 (Nov 13, 2014)

Use the new Scout with other people! Chat, Meet Up and Drive together:
· Chat and make real plans
· Meet up hassle free
· Know when everyone’s going to get there

Also, get the quickest route for your daily commute without opening the app. Scout does the work for you!

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Version 1.17.1.66283 (Apr 24, 2014)

• Get around the app much easier and faster with fewer taps to the important things like your Recents and saved Likes.
• Search Ahead while navigating to find coffee, food, gas, or popular chains up ahead along your route—never behind or off track! Add a pit stop and be routed there. Scout adjusts your ETA and continues navigating you to your original destination when you’re done!
• Find the cheapest parking—Get the lowest priced parking options on a map as you approach your destination—available in more than 100 cities in the US.
• Interact with the Dashboard by zooming and panning, check out what’s nearby, and get your traffic-based commute drive times right on the map with one-tap navigation!
• Get food and drink suggestions nearby on the map. The more you use Scout the better the suggestions get, based on time of day, location and day of the week.
• Share your location from the map to meet up with friends or save it to your Likes for later. Mark a spot directly on the map by pressing and holding.

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Version 1.16.0.64290 (Apr 17, 2014)

• Get around the app much easier and faster with fewer taps to the important things like your Recents and saved Likes.
• Search Ahead while navigating to find coffee, food, gas, or popular chains up ahead along your route—never behind or off track! Add a pit stop and be routed there. Scout adjusts your ETA and continues navigating you to your original destination when you’re done!
• Find the cheapest parking—Get the lowest priced parking options on a map as you approach your destination—available in more than 100 cities in the US.
• Interact with the Dashboard by zooming and panning, check out what’s nearby, and get your traffic-based commute drive times right on the map with one-tap navigation!
• Get food and drink suggestions nearby on the map. The more you use Scout the better the suggestions get, based on time of day, location and day of the week.
• Share your location from the map to meet up with friends or save it to your Likes for later. Mark a spot directly on the map by pressing and holding.

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Version 1.15.1.54039 (Feb 21, 2014)

Minor bug fixing.

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Version 1.15.0.52894 (Feb 07, 2014)

• Know exactly when to leave--Get real-time traffic alerts about your commute and save time with the most efficient route.
• Improved traffic summary—Your route summary is easier to view and helps you avoid traffic, all from one screen! Scout is the only navigation app that shows you turn-by-turn traffic conditions with the convenience of audio playback of incidents along your route. Simply swipe the traffic segment you want to avoid.
• Scout is the only navigation app to have true hands-free voice activation. You can now launch Scout and say “Hey, Scout” anytime to search and drive to places. No typing necessary!
• Stay connected everywhere—Log in with Google+ or Facebook to sync your favorites, recent places and settings across multiple devices.
• Bug fixes

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Version 1.14.0.46046 (Dec 17, 2013)

• A total hands-free voice commands experience! Once Scout is launched, activate voice commands to search and navigate by saying, “Hey Scout!” Your voice is Scout’s command.
• Stay connected wherever you go! Makes being on the go easier with one less password to remember by logging in with Facebook to sync your favorites, recent places and settings across multiple devices.
• Fixed bugs reported in the previous release.

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Version 1.13.0.41901 (Dec 05, 2013)

•We’ve made My Dashboard easier to use—See traffic flows along your commute route right on the map. Quickly find your recent and favorite destinations, discover nearby places like restaurants, and cheap gas stations. Improved OneBox search—Faster and more intelligent autocomplete for better, relevant, and easier-to-read results.
•Save time with a faster route—Scout’s new Adaptive Routing looks out for time-saving options as you drive and automatically shows you if a better route is available and helps you reroute around incidents and hazards.
•More traffic enhancements—See live traffic speed indicators on a map and along your route, so you know exactly what to expect when you hit the road.
•By popular demand: Holiday navigation icons—Get jolly with Santa’s lid, and elf’s cap, Rudolph’s antlers (complete with red nose!), a New Year’s topper, or find your way with Polaris!
•Fixed bugs reported in the previous release.

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Version 1.12.0.32912 (Oct 22, 2013)

• Happy Halloween! Swap out that blue arrow icon with Jacko the pumpkin, Frank the iconic monster, a classic sugar skull, or for the not-so-faint-at-heart, a creepy, crawly spider.
• Save time with a faster route! Scout’s new Adaptive Routing looks out for time-saving options as you drive and automatically shows you if a better route is available.
• Voice guidance improvements: Scout talks to you at the right time—not too much and not too little!
• Bug fixes

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Version 1.11.1.100204 (Sep 20, 2013)

All new traffic features help you stay away from gridlock

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Version 1.11.0.99404 (Jul 18, 2013)

Even more powerful features to help you beat traffic on your daily commute and anywhere, anytime!

• User Reported Traffic: We’re pairing Scout’s own traffic data of more than 100 million traffic sources with incidents that YOU report. Users can report traffic congestion, police, road hazards, and accidents to help their fellow Scout drivers avoid getting stuck in gridlock or getting pulled over.

• Traffic Alerts: Now get alerts about upcoming traffic while navigating with one tap to avoid jams!

• Traffic summary for your route: see real-time traffic conditions along each segment of your route, with one tap to route around a troublesome spot.

• Street-Level Traffic: Street-Level Traffic shows you traffic flows not just on freeways but also major streets and side roads. More importantly, Street-Level Traffic is also used in calculating the most efficient routes in real time for your navigation options and to provide accurate drive times.

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Version 1.10.0.98921 (Jun 07, 2013)

• We’ve made the home screen, My Dashboard, even more useful! Besides the ability to view a map of your current location, commute times to your work or home address based on traffic and current weather, share your current location, access your favorites and recent destinations, and find any nearby place like restaurants, gas, coffee, and ATMs or any recent destination with just a tap or simple voice command, you can now adjust the My Dashboard map to the zoom level you want. Simply tap on the map on My Dashboard, set the zoom level and then every time you open up Scout or go to My Dashboard, your map will be just the way you like it!

• Street-Level Traffic – now that you’ve set up your zoom, take a look at those traffic flows we’ve added on the local streets in your area without having to adjust anything. Street-Level Traffic shows you traffic flows not just on freeways but also major streets and side roads. More importantly, Street-Level Traffic is also used in calculating the most efficient routes in real time for your navigation options and to provide accurate drive times.

• Weekend Events– No more weekend boredom or stressing about making plans! Scout finds events in your local area and automatically gives you a heads up notification of what’s going on every week before the weekend. See and scroll through events, save them to your favorites and calendar, and get voice-guided directions to the venue.

• Map improvements and bug fixes

• Note: Always There offline maps users who have regional maps on their device will need to re-install the maps. Please make sure to have WiFi available and enabled on your phone to re-install. Trust us, it will be worth it for all of the overall updates and improvements within the app!

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Version 1.9.0.113 (May 10, 2013)

Updated My Profile on My Dashboard to provide you more info about how to use Scout including tips on how to:

• Share your real-time ETA
• Integrate your calendar so you can drive to appointments easily
• See turn list and trip time: Preview each route during route planning before starting your drive
• Search along your route: See places up ahead during navigation
• Display traffic info: See traffic flows by tapping the Dashboard map and selecting the traffic icon. For advanced traffic, upgrade to Scout Plus.
• Change between 3D and 2D navigation: Experience navigation in 2D by tapping on the compass at the bottom of the screen.

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Version 1.8.0.107 (Mar 29, 2013)

• My Dashboard optimized: Now do everything faster and with virtually one or no taps right from the home screen. New additions to My Dashboard include sharing your current location or adding it your favorites in My Places, seeing traffic flows on the map, driving to contacts from your address book using the search bar, one tap to discover things to do, one tap to view your recents, and more options for your preferences by accessing you profile from My Dashboard.

• Sync with your calendar: Don’t be late for appointments. Let Scout check for entries with location info to help you get you there with voice-guided navigation.

• Free car icons: Change out the navigation arrow for a cool car instead – choose from a tank, classic convertible, Space fighter or whatever your driving mood is on any given day!

• New OnMyWay® features:
• Share your real-time ETA: Let friends know when you’ll be there and see your real-time progress on a map.
• Set up auto share ETA: For added convenience, prepopulate contacts who should get ETA notifications for saved places like Home and Work.

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Version 1.7.0.99 (Feb 21, 2013)

•Let your family and friends know when you’re going to get there by sharing your ETA.

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Version 1.6.0.91 (Jan 08, 2013)

•iPhone5 optimization
•Discover where to go and what to do with events and activities nearby
•Check out the new My Dashboard with 1-tap access to My Places and Recent Trips
•See upcoming turns when navigating
•Sort and manage favorite places

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Version 1.5.1.86 (Dec 07, 2012)

Stability improvements to Sign-in and Offline Navigation

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Version 1.5.0.82 (Nov 18, 2012)

✔ Free Voice-Guided Navigation
✔ Faster app startup time
✔ Re-designed My Dashboard with one-tap access to My Places
✔ Yelp and TripAdvisor Ratings and Reviews

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Version 1.2.2.70 (Sep 21, 2012)

✔ iOS6 compatibility
✔ Get the latest bug fixes

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Version 1.2.1.69 (Sep 12, 2012)

✔ Get scouting sooner with a shorter start-up time
✔ Get the latest bug fixes

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Version 1.2.0.63 (Aug 14, 2012)

✔ NEW! Voice Commands – Speak, don’t type, to navigate hands free
✔ NEW! Always There Navigation – Download offline maps to keep navigating when you lose cell coverage
✔ NEW! Simpler, quicker sign up
✔ Bug fixes and quality improvement

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Version 1.1.0.45 (Apr 12, 2012)

New! Get Scout with award-winning voice-guided, turn-by-turn navigation. Plus:
* Beat traffic like a pro with automatic rerouting and alerts about red-light cameras, speed traps and more.
* See estimated arrival, drive times and distance remaining during navigation.
* Find more relevant places of interest. We’ve updated local content and removed duplicate, incorrect and closed business listings.

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Version 1.0.2.26 (Dec 16, 2011)

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Versions

1.18.1.104528Nov 13, 2014Current release
1.17.1.66283Apr 24, 2014
1.16.0.64290Apr 17, 2014
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1.15.1.54039Feb 21, 2014
1.15.0.52894Feb 07, 2014
1.14.0.46046Dec 17, 2013
1.13.0.41901Dec 05, 2013
1.12.0.32912Oct 22, 2013
1.11.1.100204Sep 20, 2013
1.11.0.99404Jul 18, 2013
1.10.0.98921Jun 07, 2013
1.9.0.113May 10, 2013
1.8.0.107Mar 29, 2013
1.7.0.99Feb 21, 2013
1.6.0.91Jan 08, 2013
1.5.1.86Dec 07, 2012
1.5.0.82Nov 18, 2012
1.2.2.70Sep 21, 2012
1.2.1.69Sep 12, 2012
1.2.0.63Aug 14, 2012
1.1.0.45Apr 12, 2012
1.0.2.26Dec 16, 2011First tracked
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About

Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch

Category: Navigation

Updated: Nov 27, 2014

Version: 1.18.1.104528

Size: 27.6 MB

Language: English

Seller: Telenav, Inc.

Rated 4+:


Requirements: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

App ID:  467816643  [Copy]