Pocket Atlas is a mini atlas that you can load into your pocket pc and carry it with you wherever you go. It allows you to have all the countries information, maps, flags and even time handy whenever you need them.
License: Free To Try $14.99
Operating System: Palm OS
Pocket Atlas provides the following features:
A. You can select a country from the list provided on the main page which divides the countries by region or just gives you the whole list.
You can also click on any of the world map's regions (Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America and South America) to get a more detailed map of the region and then tap on the country of your choice.
2. Country Map
Once you get the country map screen, you can scroll through it horizontally and vertically, zoom in and out and drag a line between any two points to compute the distance in both kilometers and miles.
3. Country Info A. country flag B. country capital C. current tome D. A menu of categories to choose from.
The categories are (geography, people, economy, government, communication, transportation and tourism) E. A set of features for each category.
For geography (coordinates, location, bordering countries, coastline, time zone, area and climate), people (population, growth rate, religions, languages, literacy, ethnic groups, nationality, sex ratio), government( official country name, capital, administrative divisions, government types, national holidays), economy (imports ,exports, fiscal year, currency, currency code), communication (telephones, cell phones, international country code, country code, internet country code, internet users), transportation (ports and harbors, airports and heliports) and for tourism (tourist attractions).
4. Day / Night Plot with current time in three different countries of your choice 5. Compare different parameters for different countries.
For example can compare the population of any five countries of your choice.
6. Some quick world facts like the largest country in the world, the most visitedâ€¦etc 7. A Help screen for each feature