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 […]

The latest iOS update is here: Get the new version 5.1 of our GPS navigation

Yes, it took us some time. But our iOS Update is finally here. From now on the latest version 5.1 of our GPS Navigation is available in the App Store (search for “skobbler” on iTunes). What’s new in this version? It contains some pretty nice improvements: The user interface has been optimized and is even more […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]