[Loadstone] Porting to Android

Kotian, H P hpkotian at rbi.org.in
Mon Oct 12 09:06:29 BST 2015

Dear Shawn

As far as Android device is concerned, we have a member volunteering to offer one. So I am not touching it.
The second point suggesting  developing the new app as a web based application. i.e. developing the app in HTML5 so the front end will be a web based interface and this shall be running on local device. Hence, it will not need net connectivity at all.

This line of approach will free us for porting to a particular platform.

I hope I am clear this time.

Besides Dotwalker there is another app which uses open street maps. Check on:

Harish Kotian
From: Shawn Kirkpatrick <shawn at loadstone-gps.com>
To: "loadsto

I keep hearing about these sub $100 android devices, so hear's a challenge for anyone, find a sub $100 android unlocked phone in Canada. The hardware would at least have to have a gps and enough memory to hold a reasonable amount of map data. It would also have to perform well with talkback. I look forward to seeing what people come up with.
As for loadstone being a web app that's not what loadstone is all about. The idea is to have it work without a data plan or connectivity of any kind. Of course if you have connectivity even better for data loading and other features but the basics will function offline.

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