Where Was I?

Where Was I?

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Where Was I? records your location periodically, without draining your battery. It works perfectly together with latitude: With latitude enabled 'where was I?' will help it gathering much more data. However, you may choose to disable latitude if you'd rather keep your data local on the device. We think that 'where was I?' gives you more interesting ways to look at your data.

'where was I?' is an automatic diary, based on your locations. Doesn't your life get so busy that you simply lose track of all the places you've been? Do you promise yourself to keep tabs in your journal but always let it slide after a few weeks? Read on - we have the answer!

'Where Was I?' is a new kind of location tracker that is designed to always run in the background with minimal impact on the battery.

Where Was I? collects interesting stats about all the places you've been! You can point to a place on the map and the date and time where you were last there just pops up. How long where you there? Where did you go next? What on earth did you do two Saturday's ago? In short ... where does the time go and what are you doing with it?

Start using 'Where Was I?' today and get a grip on your life!

Technical stuff:

This is not a path tracker like 'MyTracks'! The GPS is only turned on at selected intervals.

'Where was I?' keeps your data stored locally! We don't transmit your data anywhere.

Define important locations by long pressing "locations" in the browser. The more information you add, the more interesting the statistics will become.

After installation, please give the app some time to collect locations. It may take a day or two until 'where was I?' unveils it's full power.

Features:
- tracks your whereabouts and keeps your data private
- tracks the cell towers you've used
- export your data to google earth
- always on, starts on boot

Please read below for an explanation of the permissions used:

INTERNET: This is necessary for reverse geocoding. (i.e. finding out the address of a location.)

CHANGE_WIFI_STATE: location tracking is much faster and far more reliable with wifi switched on. 'where was I?' needs to be able to switch on WiFi while updating the location.

ACCESS_WIFI_STATE: is used to set the wifi state back.

RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED: used to start service if device has been restarted.

WAKE_LOCK: We need to hold a wake lock to reliably track in the background.

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Recently changed in this version

1.59:
support for high display density devices

1.57:
proper italian translations! thanks very much to Adriano Taccini!

1.55:
very minor technical update: using new crash handler

1.53:
fixed tabs which were no longer properly shown on ICS
moved tabs up again to adhere to android UI guide lines


Comments and ratings for Where Was I?
  • (64 stars)

    by Peter Howe on 19/05/2014

    Very useful for working out how long i spent at each job.I would like to be able to export to excel or access to get better accuracy and grouping of the reports.

  • (64 stars)

    by Obdulia Conge on 24/12/2013

    Great app.

  • (64 stars)

    by James Ireland on 28/10/2013

    Very good app that helps me keep track of where I have been working. I could not find a forum to make suggestions but if the developer sees this... Could you have some kind of schedule so I can set it to only collect data during working hours? No need to collect data at weekends and overnight. Thanks

  • (64 stars)

    by claire morgan on 02/10/2013

    Great ap

  • (64 stars)

    by Scott Williams on 05/09/2013

    This app is a big help to me, since I am a consultant and travel frequently. I also frequently can't remember what I did, so this will at least tell me where I was, and that jogs my memory.

  • (64 stars)

    by Alexey Bugrov on 18/07/2013

    Google Latitude is closing, this software will substitute that flying distance rocket :)

  • (64 stars)

    by Renata Evans on 11/07/2013

    First tracked location Ukraine, I'm in the UK lol