Welcome to the Geocaching Podcast website. We record new episodes on Wednesday night at 9:30 PM EST. Come join us as we record. You can chat with other listeners or call in and give us your feedback on the topic we are talking about.

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Apr 9, 2014

Tonight on the Geocaching Podcast:

Special guest Ms. Whitney Garney from the Geocaching for Exercise and Activity Research (GEAR) Study. They are tallying in all the results and are going to share some of what they found. This is going to be a very interesting show…

Come join us tonight at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live to see the LIVE Broadcast and join in our chat room to add to the discussion.

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Episode 345 – April Cacher Coffee

by HeadHardHat on April 3, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Apr 2, 2014

Tonight’s Episode of the Geocaching Podcast will bring on a bevy of Geocaching discussion. Be sure to stop on by for our LIVE broadcast as we do what geocachers do best and that is talk about geocaching.

Meetup tonight at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live and join in our chat room plus watch our live youtube stream of the show.

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Looking4Cache Free & Pro version 2.0.2 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on March 28, 2014

Looking4Cache Pro version 2.0.2Looking4Cache Free and Looking4Cache Pro also received an update today. The App Store many bullet points for the Pro version 2.0.2;
  • New functions:
    • Surprise: Waypoint Projection
    • Shake gesture can be deactivated (initially turned off)
  • Bug fixes:
    • GPS accuracy shown correctly (yellow/green satellite icon)
    • Searching for caches with size filter works again
    • List of local logs will be refreshed after all logs was send
    • Send more than 30 logs at one time works now
    • Shake gesture will open the correct cache if a waypoint is the target
    • Zoom by the +/- actions forces a refresh of the icons and labels
    • The coordinate field recognize western coordinates correctly
    • Some more bugs and crashes
The free version is ad-supported while the paid version supports for offline maps (and without ads) for both iPhone and iPad devices at $8.99US.

{ 0 comments }

Next Cache version 2.6 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on March 28, 2014

Next Cache version 2.6Next Cache received an update to version 2.6 today. The release notes show;
  • Overview-Map with all loaded caches.
  • OpenStreetMaps integration.
  • Improvement of list view for better readability. The cache name is bigger so ist should be better readable. There is a graphical display for difficulty/terrain.
  • Save Log for later, new list view of open logs.
  • New navigation concept for better overview.
  • Search-Settings for number of caches, include/exclude already found caches, search range, cache-types.
  • Many small improvements in functions and user interface.
The app is $0.99 for new users and a free upgrade for previous owners.

{ 0 comments }

Geocaching Widget version 3.0 for Android

by Darrylw4 on March 28, 2014

GeocachingWidgetThe latest update to Geocaching Widget received an update today. The Play Store lists several changes in version 3.0 based on the OS version:
  • Android 2.3+:
    • Fixed log in Error
  • Android 4.0.1+:
    • Complete Redesign
    • 10 Caches in the Pro Version
    • Scrollable
    • Resizable
    • Map with all Caches
    • Choose Cache-Types
Geocaching Widget is free in the Google Play Store with in-app upgrade purchases.

Episode 344 – Multi-Caches Vs Puzzle Caches

by HeadHardHat on March 27, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Mar 26, 2014
Tonight’s episode of the Geocaching Podcast goes back to the basics of geocaching to disucss Multi-caches versus Puzzle Caches. What are the differences? Are there pros and cons of each? What can make these geocaches great or not so great? This and so much more…

You can meet up with all of the hosts on Wednesdays at 9:30PM ET by visiting www.geocachingpodcast.com/live. There you can view the show as we record live and also join in our chat room.

See you there.

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Episode 343: Host Geocaching Bucket List

by HeadHardHat on March 20, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Mar 19, 2014

Tonight on the Geocaching Podcast – Episode 343 – Host Geocaching Bucket List. If you had a place or way of geocaching you wanted to do before your dirt nap, what would it be? See tonight as the gang talks about geocaching with their very best ideas.

We meet up at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live for the LIVE recording and chat-room.

Enjoy the show!!

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 1 comment }

Episode 342: Geocaching CITO Event Things To Know

by HeadHardHat on March 12, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Mar 12, 2014

Tonight we have special guest and fellow geocacher Denise Vajdak aka NativTxn. Who will be giving her insights into CITO (Cache In Trash Out) events and other helpful ways of keeping our gameboard clean. Meet up with HeadHardHat, Darrylw4, TheCarolinaCacher, Scott Berks and Corey Stephens for a very entertaining half our of geocaching discourse.

We meet up at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live for the LIVE recording and chat-room.

Enjoy the show!!

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Episode 341: March Cacher Coffee

by HeadHardHat on March 5, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Mar 5, 2014

In tonight’s episode of the Geocaching Podcast the Hosts with the Most get a bit philosophical talking about how will geocaching survive in the onslaught of fancy smartphone augmented reality games that keep appearing. This and a whole lot more.

We record the Geocaching Podcast LIVE on Wednesday Evenings at 9:30PM ET. Meet up at the GeocachingPodcast.com/live website to watch the video stream and participate with our chat room.

Enjoy the show!!

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Feb 27, 2014

FYI – Tonight’s episode brought on several technical difficulties. Which means the sound quality of the show is slightly less clear and may seem a tad bid distorted in a couple of spots. We apologize for this and in turn we hope you enjoy this fun filled episode anyways. Thanks for listening.

In tonight’s episode of the Geocaching Podcast, HHH and the guys get all techie by describing all the different electronic gadgets and gizmos they use when going out geocaching.

It’s part two of a two punch combo you are not going to want to miss out on.

BTW we meet up for the LIVE recording of the show on Wednesday nights at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live. Watch the live YouTube stream and participate with our chat room.

See you there!!!

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Feb 19, 2014

In tonight’s episode of the Geocaching Podcast, HHH and the guys get all techie by describing all the different electronic gadgets and gizmos they use when going out geocaching. Shhh tell everybody because this may just blow over into a techno shoot out for next week’s show to see who’s smartphone is best for geocaching.

It’s part one of a two punch combo you are not going to want to miss out on.

BTW we meet up for the LIVE recording of the show on Wednesday nights at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live. Watch the live YouTube stream and participate with our chat room.

See you there!!!

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Next Cache version 2.2 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 17, 2014

Next Cache version 2.4Next Cache received another update. The release notes for version 2.4 include;
  • Log Cache: you can now log your cache-found directly from the app!!
  • Your settings for the search range and the GPS Accuracy are stored now. When you close and reopen the app you will find this values as you left them.
The app is $0.99 for new users and a free upgrade for previous owners.

{ 0 comments }

Next Cache version 2.2 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 17, 2014

Next Cache version 2.4Next Cache received another update. The release notes for version 2.4 include;
  • Log Cache: you can now log your cache-found directly from the app!!
  • Your settings for the search range and the GPS Accuracy are stored now. When you close and reopen the app you will find this values as you left them.
The app is $0.99 for new users and a free upgrade for previous owners.

{ 0 comments }

Episode 338 – Geocacher WVTim

by HeadHardHat on February 12, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Feb 12, 2014

Tonight the gang talk “Creative Geocaches” with the one and only WVTim. Learn the interesting back story of this Geocacher of the Month and how his love for unusual geocaches has given him a outlet through YouTube Videos and Geocaching.

It’s an episode you will not want to miss.

BTW we meet each and every week on Wednesdays at 9:30PM ET at www.geocachingpodcast.com/live. There you can see the show recorde live and join in to our chat room and become part of the show.
See you there.

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Episode 337 – February Cacher Coffee

by HeadHardHat on February 5, 2014

GCP LOGO

Play

Streamed live on Feb 5, 2014

What a great episode of the Geocaching Podcast. It was the February Cacher Coffee where we sit back and drink warm beverages and discuss Geocaching. Tonight we talk about the I Heart February Lab Cache and a great viewer induced subject of Mega Events.

An absolutely fun and entertaining episode.

Links:
Audio
Video

Episode Sponsor: Cache Advance


Have feedback about this episode? Call our voicemail: 630-31-VOICE (630-318-6423)
or Record Feedback On Your Computer


Subscribe to the Podcast:

{ 0 comments }

Looking4Cache Free & Pro version 2.0 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 3, 2014

Looking4Cache Free and Looking4Cache Pro received a major update today. The App Store many bullet points for version 2.0;
  • New translations:
    • Spanish
    • Portuguese
  • User Interface:
    • Completely redesigned UI in a style similar to iOS 7 (but with more colors). The app will look nearly the same on all iOS versions.
    • Menu to fast access important actions (like create a log).
    • Put actions on the map with drag & drop.
    • The screen for cache lists is completely new and not nested. There is an option for refresh and rename on every list. Merge lists is possible with drag & drop.
    • "Swipe to delete" everywhere where you can delete something.
    • To select values it now uses drop down fields instead of the iOS typical wheels.
    • Real calendar to select dates.
    • New coordinate input fields.
    • Improved stripping of HTML and BBCode in the Cache descriptions.
    • Complete Cache description in one cell. New buttons for the web view and for "less/more."
    • Smilies in logs now shown as smilies.
    • Refresh now also possible with pull down (Caches, Trackables...).
    • Images will display with a activity indicator if they are not completely downloaded.
    • Icons with 'long tap' also work with "double tap."
    • Some new images and icons (like for current position and target).
  • Enhancements:
    • Load multiple lists at the same time. So it is also possible to load, search and filter your whole database.
    • Automatic map center and zoom on the way to your target.
    • Shake your device to switch between the map and the cache details (when you target a cache).
    • Full owner log types for your own caches.
    • Log draft!
    • Local logs: Send or delete all local logs or mail them as a fieldnotes.txt
    • Search caches by address.
    • New callout with informations when tapping a cache on the map.
    • Last log icons will be displayed in the cache details and in the map callout.
    • Make a visit-log for all your trackables in your inventory with one click.
    • You can reset the smily of a cache if the found log was a mistake.
    • Faster image download.
    • New welcome screen for new users to add a GC account and watch a firststeps video.
    • Displays miles instead of feet from 0.2 miles.
    • Config: You can disable image downloads when not connected over WIFI.
    • Showing degrees in the compass and bearing to target.
    • Set target from cache or waypoints easier.
    • Added mAPP as new external mapping app.
  • Vector Maps:
    • Contour lines will be drawn with 25 meter steps. You can disable them too.
    • Streetnames optimized: Right direction and with a larger font on higher zoom levels.
    • Equality: Churches of several religions got a icon.
    • Several small changes like arrows on oneway streets.
    • From now every month fresh maps!
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Refresh of Lists should now work correctly.
    • Crash on image gallery fixed.
The free version is ad-supported while the paid version supports for offline maps (and without ads) for both iPhone and iPad devices at $8.99US.

{ 0 comments }

Looking4Cache Free & Pro version 2.0 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 3, 2014

Looking4Cache Free and Looking4Cache Pro received a major update today. The App Store many bullet points for version 2.0;
  • New translations:
    • Spanish
    • Portuguese
  • User Interface:
    • Completely redesigned UI in a style similar to iOS 7 (but with more colors). The app will look nearly the same on all iOS versions.
    • Menu to fast access important actions (like create a log).
    • Put actions on the map with drag & drop.
    • The screen for cache lists is completely new and not nested. There is an option for refresh and rename on every list. Merge lists is possible with drag & drop.
    • "Swipe to delete" everywhere where you can delete something.
    • To select values it now uses drop down fields instead of the iOS typical wheels.
    • Real calendar to select dates.
    • New coordinate input fields.
    • Improved stripping of HTML and BBCode in the Cache descriptions.
    • Complete Cache description in one cell. New buttons for the web view and for "less/more."
    • Smilies in logs now shown as smilies.
    • Refresh now also possible with pull down (Caches, Trackables...).
    • Images will display with a activity indicator if they are not completely downloaded.
    • Icons with 'long tap' also work with "double tap."
    • Some new images and icons (like for current position and target).
  • Enhancements:
    • Load multiple lists at the same time. So it is also possible to load, search and filter your whole database.
    • Automatic map center and zoom on the way to your target.
    • Shake your device to switch between the map and the cache details (when you target a cache).
    • Full owner log types for your own caches.
    • Log draft!
    • Local logs: Send or delete all local logs or mail them as a fieldnotes.txt
    • Search caches by address.
    • New callout with informations when tapping a cache on the map.
    • Last log icons will be displayed in the cache details and in the map callout.
    • Make a visit-log for all your trackables in your inventory with one click.
    • You can reset the smily of a cache if the found log was a mistake.
    • Faster image download.
    • New welcome screen for new users to add a GC account and watch a firststeps video.
    • Displays miles instead of feet from 0.2 miles.
    • Config: You can disable image downloads when not connected over WIFI.
    • Showing degrees in the compass and bearing to target.
    • Set target from cache or waypoints easier.
    • Added mAPP as new external mapping app.
  • Vector Maps:
    • Contour lines will be drawn with 25 meter steps. You can disable them too.
    • Streetnames optimized: Right direction and with a larger font on higher zoom levels.
    • Equality: Churches of several religions got a icon.
    • Several small changes like arrows on oneway streets.
    • From now every month fresh maps!
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Refresh of Lists should now work correctly.
    • Crash on image gallery fixed.
The free version is ad-supported while the paid version supports for offline maps (and without ads) for both iPhone and iPad devices at $8.99US.

{ 0 comments }

Caches version 2.4 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 3, 2014

Caches version 2.4An update to Caches dropped in the App Store last night. This version lists:
  • Waypoints are extracted from Pocket Queries.
  • A target line between your location and the destination is displayed on the navigator map (which you can disable on Options).
  • Cache descriptions containing large image are displayed correctly.
  • And some bugs have been fixed.
The app is $3.99 in the App Store for new users and free for upgrading users.

{ 0 comments }

Next Cache version 2.2 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 3, 2014

Next Cache version 2.2Next Cache received an update to version 2.2 this morning. The release notes show;
  • New Features:
    • Display of cache-listing and hint (only works for geocaching.com-Premium Members or Pocket-Query)
    • Display of found caches, nickname and membership-status
    • Display of found-status of a cache
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Fixed crashes of mapview when leaving the view
    • Fixed memory-leak caused by mapview
The app is $0.99 for new users and a free upgrade for previous owners.

{ 0 comments }

Caches version 2.4 for iOS

by Darrylw4 on February 3, 2014

Caches version 2.4An update to Caches dropped in the App Store last night. This version lists:
  • Waypoints are extracted from Pocket Queries.
  • A target line between your location and the destination is displayed on the navigator map (which you can disable on Options).
  • Cache descriptions containing large image are displayed correctly.
  • And some bugs have been fixed.
The app is $3.99 in the App Store for new users and free for upgrading users.

{ 0 comments }