Our apps are now a part of Telenav’s global Scout product line – Telenav switches to OpenStreetMap

We have exciting news to tell. But first things first. From yesterday on the latest version of our apps GPS Navigation for iOS and GPS Navigation & Maps for Android are available in iTunes App Store and Google Play Store. Those of you who already updated the app might have noticed some changes: The apps’ names have […]

Good news for our android users: Update issue is fixed

Last week we released a small GPS Navigation & Maps update (including Foursquare and Tripadvisor integration, new map material and many more improvements) for our Android users. Unfortunately, some of you had had problems with the update and the app kept crashing. For all those impacted by this we have good news: the problem is […]

Become a skobbler BETA tester for our new Android GPS Navigation & Maps update

*** UPDATE: We are searching for new beta testers again! Interested? You’ll find more information below. We are looking forward to all applications. *** ————————————————— We’re currently giving our new update for GPS Navigation & Maps on Android the final touch. After successfully finding so many great beta testers for our new iOS GPS Navigation […]

Support news: Offline maps – how to select and use them

Actually, it’s quite simple. But sometimes the simplest of things can pose tough questions, which is why our support team often encounters inquiries on how to actually use the downloaded offline maps. It’s true – just by downloading and installing the offline map, you’re not automatically offline. To avoid the worst case scenario (traveling abroad […]

GPS Navigation & Maps: The Best of Both Worlds

Sometimes things just align in perfect harmony: your favorite book and a cup of coffee, family and friends on your birthday…that moment you realize a powerhouse app that is the beautiful combination of mapping and navigation is available for your Android. Yep, it’s true (so don’t pinch yourself). :) Say hello to GPS Navigation & […]

ForeverMap 2: Map Diversity on Android

It’s true: the Android mobile map market is pretty tight. Still, this past week we announced the release of ForeverMap 2 on Android, and we must say—we’re excited. Why you ask? Well, simply because we are incredibly enthused about the prospect of bringing “map diversity” (a term coined by our very own Co-Founder, Marcus Thielking) […]

Why we shut down the Android skobbler Navigation

We have decided to shut down our free skobbler Navigation app for Android devices. Our offline map app “ForeverMap” will not be affected. In our view, competing with the pre-installed navigation of Google Maps on Android makes no longer sense. If we wanted to remain competitive, we would have to develop a product similar to […]

This week’s tip: An official list of all verified Android-devices for skobbler navigation

It’s weekend-tip-time: Today we are talking about skobbler for Android. Which Android devices are compatible with our apps? Are there restrictions? Which Android-Version do I need at least? With a list containing all officially verified devices for the skobbler app we provide a remedy. Handset manufacturers are trying to adapt the operating system Android to […]