14ers.com iOS App (v2)

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14ers.com iOS App (v2)

Post by BillMiddlebrook » Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:06 pm

Today, I released a new version of the 14ers.com iOS mobile app which includes a tabbed interface, route bookmarking and a bunch of cosmetic changes. I've dubbed this the "Idiot" upgrade in reference to the d-bag on FB who said the app must have been developed by an idiot. :) I had planned on releasing this version prior to summer but didn't find the time to work on it until recently.

I'm still working on a bunch of features specific to the map screen (GPS tracking, route overlays, etc.) but I wanted to at least get all of the other new stuff released now.

If you encounter problems using the new version, please post in this sub-forum.

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Post by SurfNTurf » Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:32 pm

Thanks, Bill! Just downloaded and it seems like an awesome upgrade, even for an idiot.
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Post by E_A_Marcus_949 » Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:52 pm

So far it seems great! Thanks for doing all of this, Bill!
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Post by cottonmountaineering » Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:05 pm

Thanks Bill - im sure the GPS tracking feature would be well received!
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Re: 14ers.com iOS App (v2)

Post by nsaladin » Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:19 pm

Looks great and more intuitive! Only one issue that I have ran into so far, and it’s really just a UI issue that does not affect functionality.

The segmented control appears to have multiple borders with different corner radius settings.
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Post by BillMiddlebrook » Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:21 pm

Got it, thanks! Looks like it’s happening on X phones.
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Re: 14ers.com iOS App (v2)

Post by Lawrencebg » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:44 pm

Bill, is it Version 2.0.0?

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Post by BillMiddlebrook » Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:51 pm

Lawrencebg wrote:
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:44 pm
Bill, is it Version 2.0.0?

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Yes, released yesterday.
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Post by BillMiddlebrook » Sun Sep 29, 2019 6:33 pm

I’m releasing a minor update to V2 in a day or so. It includes updates for iOS 13, bug fixes, an altimeter on the map and an improved topo layer, with route lines, on the interactive map.

I hope you find it useful
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Post by RyGuy » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:30 pm

Thank you Bill for all you do!

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Re: 14ers.com iOS App (v2)

Post by BillMiddlebrook » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:52 pm

RyGuy wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:30 pm
Thank you Bill for all you do!

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You’re welcome!
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Post by CaptCO » Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:59 pm

BillMiddlebrook wrote:
Sun Sep 29, 2019 6:33 pm
I’m releasing a minor update to V2 in a day or so. It includes updates for iOS 13, bug fixes, an altimeter on the map and an improved topo layer, with route lines, on the interactive map.

I hope you find it useful
Thanks Bill, I like how I can still use the Maps setting without data when i'm in a newer mountain range section and want to double check the other peaks i'm seeing. I have had issues with the 13ers not showing up in maps, but not a big deal to me i'm still happy.

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