This web site hosts information relating to Loadstone GPS -
Free satellite navigation software developed for Symbian Mobile/phones
using the Series60 platform.
Although Loadstone-GPS is a useful navigational tool for everyone, it is
particularly useful for blind and visually impaired people using screen
readers such as Talks (TM) (a Nuance product) and Mobile Speak (TM) (a Code Factory product).
To make the most of the Loadstone GPS program, you need technology such as:
Has Loadstone GPS helped you gain independence? Please consider making a donation so it can continue to make a difference.
If you would like to purchase any items or technology to improve your Loadstone GPS experience, the following retailers may be able to help.
In addition, a handy search box is available at the bottom of every page where you may directly search for suitable products or content from the Loadstone GPS web site.
The latest version of Loadstone GPS is: 0.74 released on 25 May 2010.
The Loadstone GPS development team would like to acknowledge the RNIB for their sponsorship of a Publisher ID that allows Loadstone GPS to be authorised for installation on Symbian Series60 3rd edition handsets. In addition equipment has also been made available to assist with testing.
For more information about the RNIB please visit:www.rnib.org.uk
The Loadstone GPS development team would like to thank Nuance Communications INC for their kind donation of the Talks mobile phone Screen Reader that allows us to test Loadstone GPS with the latest mobile technologies.
For more information on the Talks Screen Reader product, please visit:www.nuance.com/talks
Please select one of the following links:
Loadstone GPS is developed by Shawn Kirkpatrick in collaboration with Monty Lilburn, Shane Wegner and Rob Melchers. .
Although Loadstone-GPS is free to use, it has used up thousands of development and testing hours since February 2004. In order for us to continue funding this project, adding features, improving functionality, and strengthening the support and documentation we need your help.
Please consider making a donation (Large or small - any amount is gratefully received) and will ensure development of this project continues well into the future.
Select this link to donate to the Loadstone-GPS project