This update further solidifies Trip Journal's status as the ultimate travel app.
Trip Journal from iQapps, Google award-winning travel app that lets users track, record, document, and share their travels with friends and family, announced today that it is now available as a free download, and features an updated version (7.1) to take advantage of iOS 5's new capabilities.
“This update further solidifies Trip Journal's status as the ultimate travel app,” commented Valentin Vesa of iQapps, the makers of Trip Journal. “Trip Journal is not only functional and feature-filled, but it's now free to download. That means everyone can easily create a rich media travelogue of their travel experiences, record their trip with GPS tracking, add their favorite places and destinations, and do so much more. Trip Journal makes travelling a fun, interactive, collaborative, mobile and memorable digital media experience – and it's so easy and enjoyable to use!”
Per the update, Trip Journal, which is designed for iPhone, Android, Symbian, Bada and Facebook, now supports:
- Optional live tracking that lets users track routes and mark map locations, even when the app is closed
- The ability for users to add photos or videos at any point on their route Easy and rapid trip exporting to Facebook, Google Earth (KMZ), Twitter, Picassa, email and more
In late 2009, Google named Trip Journal the top application for innovative concept and design, and awarded it the grand prize of $100,000. Since then, the app has been downloaded thousands of times across the world, and has earned praise and accolades from users, travel experts, and digital media enthusiasts alike.