SOTA Spotter Release Notes

SOTA Spotter 0.9.172

  • Solved spotting by SMS on some Android versions (thanks K7ZOO)
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.9.168

  • Relaxed restrictions for spotted callsign characters (now $, ! and . are accepted)
  • Tapping on a spot opens the Summit Details screen
  • Various bug fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.9.161

  • Fixed crash when swiping down to refresh

SOTA Spotter 0.9.159

  • Minor feature specs. update to comply with new Google Play requirements
  • Fixed ANR (Application Not Responding) when swiping down to refresh
  • Fixed crash when updating the summits database
  • Fixed random crash when accessing the summits database

SOTA Spotter 0.9.154

  • Removed invalid summits from the summits database
  • Added auto-update feature for the summits database

SOTA Spotter 0.8.120

  • Added ‘Find summits’ feature (nearby and by association)
  • Added navigation directions for summits (bearing and distance)
  • Added summit points badges to the spots list
  • Added units system setting (metric/imperial)
  • Improved date/time stamp for each spot on the spots list
  • Updated summits database
  • Fixed an ANR (Application Not Responding) defect
  • Fixed an issue where the same spot would sometimes be displayed twice

SOTA Spotter 0.7.84

  • Fixed an issue where the spot colors did not appear on some devices

SOTA Spotter 0.7.83

  • Fixed spot receiving
  • Fixed spot sending via the internet
  • Updated summits database

SOTA Spotter 0.6.82

  • Fixed crash when using Vibrate notifications in Android 4.2

SOTA Spotter 0.6.81

  • Spot coloring based on spot age
  • Swipe gesture to manually refresh the spots list
  • Fixed crash in the Filters and Notifications lists
  • Fixed Help files navigation bug
  • Various bugs fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.5.68

  • Spotting via SMS – using the EA SpotSMS gateway (thanks to EA2CQ) or the SpotSMS HA gateway (thanks to HA5CQZ)
  • Various bugs fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.4.56

  • Improved spot sending
  • “Remember spot data” allows activators to quickly re-spot themselves
  • Various bugs fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.3.50

  • Improved filtering
  • Better error reporting
  • Various bugs fixes and improvements

SOTA Spotter 0.3.48

  • Spot filtering (by band, mode, call sign, association, region and summit)
  • Notifications (vibrations, ringtone and LED)
  • New color themes

SOTA Spotter 0.2.23

  • Spotting feature
  • Minor bugs fixed

SOTA Spotter 0.1.14

  • Minor bug fixed

SOTA Spotter 0.1.12

  • Retrieves spots from sotawatch.org
  • Can get spots in the background
  • Two color themes