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 […]

Become a skobbler BETA tester for our new iOS GPS Nav 2 update

UPDATE: We have found enough testers for our GPS Navigation 2 Beta Version. Please do not sign up anymore. Many thanks for the lively interest, we appreciate your help a lot. ——————————————————— We’re currently giving our new update for GPS Nav 2 on iOS the final touch. We can already tell you this much: It’s […]

Travel Guides 2.0

Whatever happened to the good old travel days? The ones where you did more wondering and less traveling? The ones where your inter-city mingling, or trips to the Eiffel Tower were weighed down (both figuratively and literally) with the confusion of asking locals how to get where you wanted or worse, trying to sift through […]

Say Hello to Travel’s Little Friend: ForeverMap 2 with Wikitravel

Remember when we launched ForeverMap 2 on iOS, filling iOS users map craving with the awesome benefits of the amazing OpenStreetMap and online-offline functionality? So do we. But just because we have developed quite a spiffy mobile map app with search capabilities, constantly evolving data and pedestrian and bike routing (online and offline among other […]

This week’s rankings: Problems in China and a compliment for Stephen Fry

(Click to enlarge) This is actually very odd, because our app definitely has this function, whether online or offline, in Germany, the US or China. If you want to drop a pin on the map, go into the map mode, tap on the point on the map that you want to go to and hold […]

This week’s support tip: How to change the language within the app

Some of you might remember how not so long ago, you would have to completely delete and reinstall GPS Navigation 2 in order to change your language settings. If you remember this inconvenience, you most likely have also remember the frustration of having to reinstall any previously downloaded offline map data that was lost during […]

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 […]