Free iOS App Today: WikiWatch – Wikipedia Edition
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** WIKIWATCH IS FREE FOR A LIMITED TIME **
*** Note that WikiWatch requires an Apple Watch to operate ***
WikiWatch brings the facts and figures of your immediate surroundings straight to your wrist, backed by the powerful combination of GPS and Wikipedia!
WikiWatch knows where you are, and presents you with the 25 Wikipedia entries most closely related to your location. You can read the introduction for each entry on your Apple Watch, which includes a map to its location. Options are also available to open the full entry on Safari on your phone, or to save the entry to read later. Saved entries to read later are displayed within the iPhone app, time and date stamped with when you saved them.
WikiWatch is fun and easy to use!
Standing in front of an unknown structure and want to know all about it? Raise your wrist and open up WikiWatch!
In the middle of a strange town and want to know what interesting places and things are around? Raise your wrist and open up WikiWatch!
Heck, wherever you are, raise your wrist and open up WikiWatch to learn something new!
Wikipedia is available in multiple languages, and WikiWatch is capable of handling them all. Choose to query any of the following Wikipedia databases: Cebuano, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish or Vietnamese. (Did we miss one you want? Drop us a line and we'll add it!)
We hope you have fun with WikiWatch! Please let us know what other interesting uses you have found for it!