gps handheld navigator

Showing Smartphones the Way Inside
www.gpsworld.com

Traditional navigation techniques are usually based on the trilateration of GPS signals. … Current consumer mobile devices can be used in a variety of ways; for example, while texting, on the ear, in pocket, dangling freely while handheld, and on a belt.

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Gamification Is Going Nowhere on GPS
www.pcmag.com

So, I grab my Nexus phone and open the navigator. I talk into the mic when asked for a destination and articulate, "Hartsfield Airport." Nothing happens and the phone then rings. It was Google! "Google navigation support, can I have your NASCAR code?" …

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OruxMaps Lets You Go as Far as Your Mapmaking Skill Takes You
www.linuxinsider.com

You then calibrate that image with known geo-reference points that are understood by the map viewer and its GPS. Trip-ups stem from the fact that the Earth is round, while electronic screens and paper are flat, so you need to come to … I've reviewed …

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Raspberry Pi-powered Tardis blasts off from 'Blighty's Baikonur'
www.theregister.co.uk

On Wednesday, Dave and Anthony Stirk – they of Low Orbit Helium Assisted Navigator (LOHAN) SPEARS board fame – dispatched a Pi-controlled Tardis to 35,409 metres (116,000ft), returning live images from the stratosphere. The Tardis seen against the …

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