by: Daniel Qin • 4.8K
My Tracks is a small and powerful application to keep track of your route while you go around. The quite complex functionality hides behind a very clear user interface which is easy to understand.
My Tracks can be very useful for all of your outdoor activities like hiking, bicycle and motorcycle touring, boating, skiing, climbing or sheer driving fun, it can also be used for business.
Have a look at all of these fancy features:
1. Record a route
1.1 current location shown on Google Map, along with time, duration and distance. even with latitude and longitude.
1.2 dynamic chart about speed and altitude.
1.3 route recording, pausing, resuming, saving and listing.
1.4 photos joining with a route automatically, whatever app you use to take photos.
1.5 voice report at predefined frequency of time or distance when recording
1.6 routes can be exported to GPX/KML/KMZ files, or imported from your phone or Google Drive.
1.7 sync and restore from Google Drive can be done.
1.8 stats can be done.
1.9 multi routes can be shown on the map.
2. Share a route
2.1 create a group and invite friends to join this group, you and your friends can share routes in this group.
2.2 routes can be share globally in this app.
2.3 routes can be shared via web url to social medias, like WhatsApp, FaceBook, Gmail, etc.
2.4 photos can be selected to share with a route.
3. Follow a route
3.1 follow your own route.
3.2 follow others’ shared route.
3.3 follow planned route.
3.4 fly your imagination: share a route in a group, friends in this group can follow this route.
4. Plan a route
4.1 plan a route(driving, bicycling and walking) among multi markers, the planed route can be followed on the map.
5.1 tap on the map to insert a marker, move the map to put the marker on proper position.
5.2 select markers to show on the map.
5.3 markers can be remembered to show next time when you open the app.
5.4 markers can be shared or exported within a route.
5.5 markers can be exported to a KML file.
6. Live broadcast your locations to friends.
The app needs such permissions:
1. Storage permission for route saving.
2. Photo permission for joining photos with a route.
3. Location permission for route recording.
4. Internet permission for route sharing.
1. Google Play and Google Maps should be installed first.
2. All features are free for all users.
3. After 15 days you may see ads, you can pay to remove.
4. After 60 days you may subscribe to advanced features, or watch a video to get feature permission.