Tram Hunter

Tram Hunter is an open source Android application for Melbourne's Tram Tracker service.


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Developer: Andy Botting

Category: Reference

Latest version: 0.6

Total versions: 7

Submitted: 13 Nov 2010

Updated: 13 Nov 2010


Tram Hunter is an open source Android application that brings you real-time location of Melbourne trams. It uses the tramTRACKER web service provided by Yarra Trams.

Main features:
- Browse or search for stops
- Favorite stops for quick reference
- Find nearby stops by Android location services
- Tram icons representing the approaching tram model
- See tram stops on a map
- Open Source available under a GPLv2 license

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Tram Hunter 0.6 seem to be the latest available version. Below you can find file(s) assigned to this version:

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.6:

Released: September 26, 2010.
- Favourite "star" next to stops in lists
- Hide terminus stops in Nearby Stops

Old versions

Below are the earlier versions of Tram Hunter.

Tram Hunter 0.5

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.5:

Released: August 20, 2010.
- Tram icons
- Minor fixes


Tram Hunter 0.4

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.4:

Released: July 6, 2010.
- Updated Routes and Stops (This will help Route 48 especially)
- Maps with markers for Nearby stops, also showing your location
- Popup for stop when there is a service disruption
- Usage statistics
- Lots of bug fixes and enhancements


Tram Hunter 0.3.1

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.3.1:

Released: June 17, 2010.


Tram Hunter 0.3

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.3:

Released: June 16, 2010.
- Nearby Stops list also shows routes
- Selectable first launch activity
- Welcome quotes
- Lots of bug fixes and enhancements


Tram Hunter 0.2

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.2:

Released: June 5, 2010.
- Added map for stops
- Nearby stops menu item
- Auto-refreshing next tram times
- Performance fixes


Tram Hunter 0.1

Description/changelog of Tram Hunter 0.1:

Released: May 31, 2010.
- Initial release.



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