PrettyMap

Interesting mapping software for Palm

PrettyMap is a GIS program for PDAs, currently available for the Palm platform, and soon for PocketPC. This mapping software lets you view vector and raster maps and images (such as country boundaries, world cities, rivers, buildings, streets, satellite photos, digital elevation models), search in geographically-referenced data, visualize and analyze spatial information, extend your knowledge with the educational quiz, and edit your own simple maps.

Features include:

  • Support for vector maps (points, lines, areas)
  • Support for raster maps (elevation, images, symbolic)
  • Support for multi-attribute data associated with vector map objects
  • Support for maps of various planets
  • Internet connection not required on your PDA
  • Various color schemes for elevation maps
  • User-defined elevation colors
  • Zoom range from whole planet to meters
  • Shows day and night area, computes shadow length and sun/north orientation
  • Multiple, configurable vector map layers
  • Data search for vector map databases
  • Versatile quiz with teacher mode for vector map databases
  • Bar charts and color-by option for numeric features in vector map databases
  • Relief and 3D elevation (DEM) view with vector map overlay
  • Distance measurement
  • Integrated user-defined locations (Points Of Interest) editor, stores notes and values for each POI
  • Sessions to quickly save/restore program state
  • Adjustable water level for elevation data
  • Numerous parameters to customize the program

A powerful GIS application for for your Palm handheld.

PrettyMap

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PrettyMap 5.5