These are answers to some frequently asked questions
1. Does Where I'm At use the iPhone GPS?
Yes, Where I'm At uses the internal GPS of the iPhone to
determine your current location.
2. How does Where I'm At determine the street address?
Where I'm At uses a process called Reverse Geocoding
locate your street address. The data available is generally
very accurate but your results may vary in some locations.
3. Does your company record my location?
No. Where I'm At does not send any data to us. Emails sent
via Where I'm At are generated and sent directly from your
iPhone to maintain your privacy.
4. My address does not appear in my SMS message.
Where I'm At puts the address or map link into the paste
buffer of your iPhone. You need to touch the message area
for a moment to bring up the Paste
and your address data will appear in
5. My location is not accurate.
Where I'm At uses the internal GPS built in to your iPhone.
It does take some time to determine your location, particularly
if you have travelled a distance since your last use of the GPS.
You can see the coordinates and the confidence range in the
small box at the top of the map. Once the confidence value is
small you should have a good location. Just be patient, updates
to the map are automatic.
6. What version of iPhone OS is required?
Where I'm At requires iPhone OS v3.0 or greater. The app
relies on several features of iPhone OS 3.0 that are not
available on prior versions.
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