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History and Evolution

This page chronicles the history and evolution of Loadstone GPS.


August 3, 2017

Loadstone GPS Version 1.1 available from the App Store.

Screen shot of August Update


July 22, 2017

Loadstone GPS for IOS Launch Party

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Shawn Kirkpatrick and Kristy Kassie at Launch Party


July 21, 2017

Loadstone GPS available for purchase in the App Store.

Screen shot of Loadstone GPS in the App Store


July 14, 2017

Promotional pin-back buttons designed, featuring the black and white launch icon and the Loadstone GPS website URL


Loadstone promo button


July 10, 2017

Loadstone GPS for IOS approved for sale by Apple.


June 25, 2017

Loadstone GPS provides formal policies

Acceptable Use Policy

Privacy Policy

Terms of Use


May 7, 2017

Loadstone Launch Icon unveiled


Loadstone GPS launch icon


March 5, 2017

Navigation Screen Updates

Pointshare Update


November 26, 2016

November 2016 Update


November 7, 2016

Interview on BCIT Magazine


September 25, 2016

September 2016 Update

Introducing Loadstone GPS for IOS - September 5, 2016


September 6, 2016

Launch of Loadstone GPS on Facebook.


September 5, 2016

September 5, 2016 Video Update


October 23, 2015

Mac purchased so programming for IOS could begin


Mac Mini and keyboard


September 27, 2015

Loadstone GPS for IOS GoFundMe Campaign launched.



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