CarStand

CarStand
Free
106 reviews
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Publisher

Vitosha Coders

Download size

4 MB

Last updated

4/23/2014

Version

2.0.0.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • owner identity
  • location services
  • maps
  • music library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • Proximity
  • movement and directional sensor
  • speech
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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CarStand is full featured dashboard application for your car.
With CarStand you can easily program compatible NFC tags to start app automatically.

Features:
 • Dashboard to see current time, location, three hour forecast, battery and now playing song.
 • Assign unlimited shortcuts to quickly launch apps and settings.**
 • Add contacts from address book to quick dial list or dial number directly from within the app.
 • Add your custom locations and navigate to them with one click.
 • Open detailed forecast with two finger tap or double tap on display.
 • Backgrounds change dynamically based on weather conditions.
 • Media player buttons to control now playing.*
 • Share current location.
 • Find where I parked feature.
 • Full landscape support.

*Media player can control only built-in XBOX music app!
**Only apps that implement the interface for launching apps can be added to the list. If you want us to add app please contact us at vitoshacoders@outlook.com or send feedback from within CarStand app. We will contact the developer of the app and will ask if it can be added.
New in v2.0:
 • introducing ads
 • redesigned UI
 • new music player page
 • send sms to contacts from template or dictating
 • new shortcuts on main page
 • a lot of new apps to launch
 • find and save locations by address
 • save car location and pin it
 • adding/deleting shortcut buttons
 • choose startup layout from settings
 • select artists to play
 • way to reorder contacts
 • a lot of minor changes and bug fixes

Update 1.2 includes:
•shuffle button
•saved locations separated from app shortcuts
•added shortcuts: HERE Drive, Nearby places (open nearby POIs in HERE maps), Screen rotation settings
•button to minimize application bar
•crash handling system to let user send reports after crash
•crash fix when location is on
•crash fix on opening detailed weather
•detailed weather opens on double tap or two finger tap
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Reviews

  • by Joey 10/15/2014
    Awesome update! For those wanting Spotify linkability...it's there now. ***UPDATE***Would be cool if Pandora and Xbox Music were able to be linked as well. :) ***Update 2*** since WP8.1.1 update Carstand is having issues pulling my location name for weather, as well as album art
  • by Tim 10/14/2014
    First time using this and the music player stuck on and wouldn't close. Uninstalling.
  • by Dominick 10/8/2014
    Works great!!!....Get for free what other apps want you to purchase
  • by David 9/29/2014
    Great app! Lumia 1520 screen size not correct in landscape. Any feature you can add such as clinometer or music spectrogram without having to open an app through a shortcut would be much appreciated. Thanks!!!
  • by Matt 9/26/2014
    UPDATE: App is now working fine and my purchase was restored. Knocking off one star because album art does not show up for songs downloaded from Xbox music. App was great until it took away my purchase. I paid $2 to upgrade to pro, which worked for about two weeks, then mysteriously I get in my car and I have ads and the app is asking me to pay to upgrade again.
  • by User 8/31/2014
    Would be 5 if I could open my own apps such as Pandora, other than that its perfect
  • by Bo 7/11/2014
    Very useful. Simple and clean look.
  • by Marko 6/29/2014
    Seems to work nicely
  • by Michelle 4/15/2014
    I like this app. It allows me to add the apps I want and it really is well thought out. It is the best dashboard I have tried and I tried three.
  • by Ronnie 4/4/2014
    Over all this is a very good app. Some features could be improved but not anything significant

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