View Full Version : WiFinder App broken with 3.0

20th June 2009, 11:53 AM
G'day all

I've been using the app WiFinder on my iPod Touch. Quite like it. The 3.0 update broke WiFinder unfortunately and when I checked for an updated version I found that it is no longer available on the App Store. Apparently the author broke some Apple programming rules and it's been removed.

Any recommendations for an alternative? What are people using to sniff for wifi points?


20th June 2009, 11:56 AM
I also got an email today advising that 3.0 breaks Easy WiFi, so that alternative is out.

El Guardo
20th June 2009, 12:11 PM
WifiTrak (http://www.bitrino.com/wifitrak/)

El Guardo
20th June 2009, 12:12 PM
WifiTrak (http://www.bitrino.com/wifitrak/) - currently broken in 3.0 but I believe an update has been submitted and it's now up to Apple...

20th June 2009, 04:24 PM
Looks like we will have to start using what you can see under settings and turning wifi on and off doesn't work very well for me on networks with very low signal strength.

20th June 2009, 04:55 PM
that sucks, hopefully an app that adds GPS co-ordinates to the log will come along soon

20th June 2009, 07:25 PM
Bummer!! I really liked WiFinder and was coveting it since learning it was removed.
Not happy!!

21st June 2009, 12:30 AM
you could try WiFiFoFum. [/URL][URL]http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=289025499&mt=8 (file:///C:/Users/Brett%27s/AppData/Local/Temp/WiFiFoFum%20%28WiFi%20Scanner%29.url) I've had it through all FW updates and serves me quite well. Not sure how it compares to the ones you speak of, but it's not too bad

21st June 2009, 01:23 AM
Damn, I was actually going to email the dev of that app on my (just starting now) holidays to see I could make him a nicer icon for free.. guess he's gone though

24th June 2009, 06:42 PM
Any others available ??