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Bryan M. Wolfe
| November 28, 2012
Spaced Receives An Out Of This World Update For All iOS Devices
Spaced, the popular app for space enthusiasts, has received a significant update. Spaced 3.0 recently arrived in the App Store and is for the iPhone/iPod touch and iPad. First released in 2010, the universal app has been completely redesigned with its latest update. It now includes a new feature, Mission Tracker. Here you can stay up to date on NASA’s latest major space missions, including the Mars Science Laboratory and the James Webb Space Telescope. [caption id="attachment_360278" align="aligncenter" width="1017"] Spaced on iPhone[/caption] Other new features include:
For a limited time, Spaced is available for just $0.99. This is 50 percent off the normal price. See also: It's Time To Race Through Space In Skyriders, and Rescue The Mars Curiosity Rover In The Red-Hot New Levels Of Angry Birds Space. Download Spaced in the App Store.
- Full support for iOS6 and the latest iPhone 5 and iPod touch devices.
- Gorgeous image galleries from NASA including Astronomy Photo of the Day (APOD) and Image of the Day (IOTD).
- Mission Tracker helps you keep up-to-date with major space missions including Mars Science Laboratory and James Webb Space Telescope.
- iCloud support for My Collection, syncing your saved items seamlessly across your devices.
- Universe Today added as news source for articles.
- Added Near Earth Object (NEO) data.
- NASA TV live stream works much more reliably and now includes programming schedule for the day.
- Native Twitter and Facebook support added for easier sharing of articles, images and videos.
- Better caching allowing for faster browsing of the app and limited access even when no Internet connection is available.