|License:||Proprietary (free of charge)|
|Platforms:||iPhone, iPad, and Android|
|Languages:||English and Spanish|
Magic Earth is a free app providing free worldwide navigation and OpenStreetMap-based maps, as well as free speed cameras in 59 countries.
Magic Earth is a free maps and navigation app based on OpenStreetMap data and available for iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones and tablets. The app relies on Open Source data and features free turn-by-turn navigation, free downloadable maps, free traffic information, free speed cameras, free public transport.
Magic Earth is developed by the new General Magic, a company who set out with the ambition to live up to the reputation of the original General Magic - the company founded in 1990 who brought together big names like Bill Atkinson (the creator of QuickDraw and HyperCard), Andy Herzfeld (the co-creator of the Mac and designer of circles in Google+), Tony Fadell (widely regarded as "the father of the iPod") and Andy Rubin (the founder of Android, Inc.).
- OpenStreetMap data, constantly improved by millions of contributors around the world
- 3D maps (elevation) and Satellite maps (satellite imagery)
- Free turn-by-turn navigation with crystal clear instructions in 59 languages and dialects
- Compatible with CarPlay
- Car, Walk and Bike travel modes available
- Public transport directions by bus, train, tram, subway, ferry
- Free traffic information
- Head-up display
- Lane guidance: on-screen and spoken instructions indicating which lane to choose
- Routes with multiple stops
- Road signs replicating the colours of real road signs
- Free speed cameras and speed warnings
- Free map downloads for offline navigation. Worldwide coverage.
- Weather for over 100,000 locations worldwide
- More than 500,000 Wikipedia articles accessible directly from the map
Interface languages: Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, and Turkish.
Voice guidance languages: Afrikaans, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (the Netherlands), English (Australia), English (Canada), English (Ireland), English (Scotland), English (South Africa), English (United Kingdom), English (United States), Estonian, Finnish, French (Canada), French (France), German (Austria), German (Germany), Greek, Hakka, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Iranian Persian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (Mexico), Spanish (Spain), Standard Arabic, Standard Malay, Swedish, Swiss German, Tagalog, Taiwanese, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese.
- Magic Earth official webpage
- Magic Earth FREE download on Apple App Store
- Magic Earth FREE download on Google Play
- Magic Earth FREE download on Amazon
- 2010 former developer company information: http://web.archive.org/web/20100302131446/http://www.66.com/route66/index.php?cid=US&act=5
- 2013 "ROUTE 66 Maps + Navigation" on former home-page: http://web.archive.org/web/20130328190428/http://www.66.com/route66/index.php?cid=US&act=1
- 2015 "ROUTE 66 Navigate" on play-store: http://web.archive.org/web/20150925043418/https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.route66.maps5