Projects / windRose


windRose is a small application for PDAs connected to GPS receivers. It provides navigation information such as latitude, longitude, altutide, and course, distance measurement (odometer), landmark / trip recording capabilities, waypoint management, map rendering, and weather information retrieval.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  22 Jul 2008 14:06

    Release Notes: This release fixed many critical issues and improved performance and usability. Thanks to support for exporting track data into GPX, this is the first release that can be productively used. Installation show-stoppers were fixed on many platforms including many Nokia phones. Better support will be introduced in upcoming versions. The license was changed from MIT to Apache.

    •  13 Jul 2008 16:09

      Release Notes: Preferences are now persistent (no need for re-entering them every time). Support for memory cards has been improved (no need for forcing the mount point of the card to /SD). Map rendering from OpenStreetMaps and Microsoft Visual Earth. Waypoint management. Current weather information. It is now possible to change the frequency of the trip recorder. Support for multiple unit systems in addition to the Metric one.

      •  05 Sep 2006 15:10

        Release Notes: Trip recording is now fully functional, as it is now possible to export the recorded data.

        •  14 Aug 2006 20:55

          Release Notes: Major bugfixes and new features have been added.

          •  19 Apr 2006 11:50

            No changes have been submitted for this release.


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