Andreas Garzotto GmbH

Our products

Most of our products are developed in cooperation with partners and financed by revenue sharing.

Image Maps


Apps with topological maps for outdoor navigation.

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Determining, observing, and knowing more about plants and animals.

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Learning, training and understanding.

Image Experimental


Are new ideas and technologies suited for real-world applications?



Swiss Map Mobile

Swiss Map Mobile

The digital national maps of Switzerland. For iPhone , iPad, and Android.

The product Swiss Map Mobile integrates the Swiss national maps with your iPhone, iPad, or Android device. The built-in GPS receiver centers the map on your mobile phone. You can, of course, zoom and pan the map. Various layers with additional data are available. All maps can also be rendered in 3D.

In 2009, Swiss Map Mobile has won Prix Carto by the Swiss Society of Cartography.



Austrian Map mobile

Austrian Map Mobile

The official Austrian maps of the Bundesamts für Eich- und Vermessungswesen (BEV).

Austrian Map mobile (AMap mobile) brings the Austrian maps to the iPhone, and iPad – also in 3D and with augmented reality.


Austrian Map Mobile in App Store


BW Map Mobile

BW Map Mobile

The digital maps of Baden-Württemberg by the "Landesamt für Geoinformation und Landentwicklung Baden-Württemberg (LGL)"

The app provides the Baden-Württemberg maps at the scales of 1:1 million to 1:10'000, and additionally integrates the Open Data maps "Maps4BW". In addition to 3D and augmented reality, it provides tourist information as well as cycling and hiking routes.


BW Map Mobile in App Store



Tick bite, what to do? The ZHAW-Spinoff A&K Strategy GmbH provides information and practices for monitoring and prevention of tick bites and informs about complications and diseases. In cooperation with the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH).

A map shows current local tick risk. A reminder function supports the observation of any tick bites and proposes to see a doctor when appropriate. The App provides information about prevention of tick-borne encephalitis and lyme disease and it explains the biology of ticks.


Zecke in App Store



Pflotsh: a collection of weather apps for iPhone and Android.

Pflotsh is a joint project of Kachelmann GmbH and Andreas Garzotto GmbH.


Pflotsh Storm: The perfect app for precipitation and storms.


Pflotsh Storm im App Store


Pflotsh Beach: Essential weather information for beach and vacation - worldwide.


Pflotsh Beach im App Store


Weather information for sailors and seamen - worldwide.


Pflotsh Sail im App Store


Flower Walks

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Flower Walks - botanical hikes

The App offers a playful and informative insight into almost 900 plants and their habitat. It presents the position of the plants using GPS and leads through 42 beautyful hikes all over Switzerland.



Yodeling is absolutely simple and safe.

The yodel app guarantees that you can yodel everywhere right away.

Ingeborg and Herrmann Härtel (Tradmotion) have collected 60 Styrian Jodlers, and enriched them with interesting additional information.


Jodler im App Store




Blauzahn Augmented Storytelling

Guided tours with earphones have been proven successful in museum education. Our version is different from other, similar projects. The specific use of software and hardware opens up new creative possibilities, enabling interactivity between participants. A good story can be experienced more intense and with less production effort.


Blauzahn in the App Store



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A comprehensive guide and companion through many public and private gardens in Italy. In collaboration with

GPS mapping allows to retrieve information about places of interests. The gardens can be displayed by name, region, style or distance. The first issue includes 52 italian gardens with historical, botanical and architectural attractions as well as photos.


Gardensofitaly in App Store


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Trees and Bushes for iPhone, iPad, and Android.

iForest turns your phone into an electronic plant book, with which you can contemplate, determine, recognize, compare, and learn the most important kinds of trees and bushes of Central Europe.


iForest im App Store



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The augmented way to enjoy your garden.

With just a few touches of the screen, you can find the perfectly suited plants for your home and garden, from an assortment of more than 2100 well-documented plants with over 9000 high resolution pictures.


iGarten im App Store





iGarten is also avalable online as a Web application .


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Identify plants of the forest and the garden.

Identify more than 1600 plants in parks, forest, garden and home. Switch from this free App with one touch to iForest or iGarten to access to more information about those plants.


iPflanzen im App Store


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Determine, compare, and get to know the butterflies of Italy, Switzerland, France, Germany, and Austria. In collaboration with

A comprehensive field guide to more than 260 species with over 2500 high resolution images, showing male, female, upper side, under side and relevant variations of every species. With easy to use search, comparison, and filter functions.


Butterflynder im App Store



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Orthoptera - latin for grasshoppers - can be used to intuitively classify 119 species from Switzerland and Germany. Developed in collaboration with and zhaw.

It is designed for interested laymen and experts. The species shown are illustrated with detailed information and more than 3700 images, sound documents and drawings. With GPS location, which is helpful for efficient classification.


Orthoptera im App Store



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Wobisch supports people to find each other. WoBisch.

Friends can find each other in a vicinity of about 30 - 60 meters, without the need for an internet connection; free of costs and nobody can collect data. The App uses GPS, Bluetooth LE, iBeacon and a multi-peer network. It displays the location of the group members using a radar view or as an location overview.


WoBisch im App Store


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German vocabulary training with Deutsch-Box.

The Deutsch-Box App lets you practice the most important German words for everyday contexts. It is meant for beginners (module A1) or those with little knowledge of German (module A2 and B1). Every head word can be listened to. Learning is supported by attractive illustrations.
The Hueber Deutsch-Box App was developed in collaboration with Hueber Verlages GmbH & Co. KG (Ismaning) and is available in various languages including Turkish, Portugese, and Russian.


Deutsch-Box im App Store


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Calculate Marks.

This simple but useful App calculates marks on the basis of obtained scores. It is ideal for teachers who work within the Swiss Educational System, where marks from 1 to 6 are used with the best mark a 6, but it is also configurable for other systems.


Note-CH im App Store

Swiss Customs Administration, Kantonspolizei Bern and Zürich and others

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Swiss Map Mobile on police devices.

The employees of the Swiss Customs Administration and the Canton Police of Berne and Zurich are using a tailored version of Swiss Map Mobile with special features on their iPhones.

GPS Tracking, Visualizing, and more

Demonstrator for research and special products

We develop applications for internal use for various customers. They are often in related to GPS tracking and visualization of moving objects.
For example, Armasuisse Wissenschaft + Technologie is testing the use of civilian devices such as iPhones for non-military purposes. Positions and ways of units equipped with trackers are visualized on swisstopo maps.

Former products

Various other products

Everything is in motion. The above list is growing continuously and products are taken from sale or are taken over by other companies. This growing list includes products such as a multi-user strategy game for the homeowner's association, a music theory app, a learning software for accounting, the Swiss Hike hiking-App (now maintained by an other company) or a feasibility study for an app for a facility maintenance company.