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View the pins and details
View the pins and details

See points of interest and get details on a handy map.

Removed from the App Store

Wikify on Apple TV brings local points of interest to your fingertips. Move around the map, see locations pinned, and then click any one for further information including photos, descriptions, and QR code that works with The Arrow app for your mobile device.

View the pins and details. You can easily move around the map and zoom in or out for a better view. Browse through the pins to see what is nearby and then click any one for further location details. If you download The Arrow app to your iPhone, you can scan the provided QR code and pop it right into that app for navigation.

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What is it about?

Wikify makes spotting interesting locations nearby easy. The map can be moved and zoomed, so if you are planning a trip or are just new to the area, you can quickly see what is around you. The app integrates with The Arrow for mobile devices, so scanning the QR code on Apple TV will provide you with navigation on your iPhone for that spot. The details provided for the locations you find are useful and interesting.

For those who...

  • Are new in town and want to see local spots
  • Would like helpful details on nearby points of interest

Not for those who...

  • Are familiar with their location and not interested in a map of local spots
  • Prefer their current points of interest app

Why we love it

Whether you are new in town, away at college, or just want details on local spots, Wikify for Apple TV is a must-have.

App Details

Reference Travel
Last updated
June 4, 2016
Release date
November 3, 2014

App Screenshots

App Store Description

Wikify is your ideal travel companion. All Wikipedia information, available in your surroundings, is immediately available by swiping down the notification center.

With Wikify you won't miss any point of interest ever again. All the information that you need to know and everything you need to see is available with a single swipe.

And you won't have any trouble finding some well hidden treasures. Wikify supports all major navigation apps.

Download this app and be amazed how useful Wikify will be on your future trips!

• Easy to use
• Navigation integration for Apple Maps, Google Maps, TomTom, Navigon, Garmin and The Arrow
• Supports the metric, imperial UK and imperial US unit types
• Select up to three languages that you would like to use to view Wikipedia articles

Wikify minimizes the use of GPS because continued use of GPS will decrease battery life. GPS will only be activated shortly to get a GPS fix (GPS will be deactivated immediately after receiving a GPS fix).

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