November 28, 2012
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. 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.