OpenPaths 1.4

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OpenPaths ( is a secure data locker for personal location information.
Using our Android app you can track your location, visualize where you've been, and upload your data to the OpenPaths website. You can then download your data from the website in a variety of friendly formats, including KML, JSON, and CSV. The OpenPaths API enables you to integrate your own software with the platform.
You can keep your location history to yourself, or you can share it with specific research initiatives, art projects, or educational programs as you so choose. The OpenPaths online interface allows you to manage who has access to your data. Your data is secure on the encrypted OpenPaths servers and cannot be accessed by anyone without your express consent.
OpenPaths is a new way for individuals to take ownership of, to work with, and to share the data that they generate in their daily lives. OpenPaths is a community project initiated by the Research and Development Lab at The New York Times Company.
Using the app: The app allows you to Register and Login to the OpenPaths service. It consists of two tabs - 1) a Map that shows your location markers and 2) app Settings. The app allows you with a choice to view your location data for the past 24 hours, past week, present week, in addition to viewing all data at once. The location markers "age" as the time passes by. So, your most recent location markers will be Red, followed by somewhat older locations as Orange, then Yellow and finally Grey spots.

OpenPaths is a free software application from the System Maintenance subcategory, part of the System Utilities category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2012-07-12. The program can be installed on Android.

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Program Details


Publisher The New York Times Co. R&D
Released Date 2012-07-12
Languages English


Category System Utilities
Subcategory System Maintenance

System requirements

Operating systems android

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Total downloads 16


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of OpenPaths since it was posted on our website on 2013-08-22. The latest version is 1.4 and it was updated on on 2018-03-23. See below the changes in each version:

version 1.4

posted on 2012-07-12

> OpenPaths no longer needs to be restarted after a reboot

version 1.4

posted on 2012-07-12

Several fixes and updates

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Release Date: 2012-07-12
Publisher: The New York Times Co. R&D
Operating System: android
Type: Free