Questions tagged [location-services]

Location Services allows location-based apps and websites (including Maps, Camera, Safari, and other Apple and third-party apps) to use information from cellular, Wi-Fi, Global Positioning System (GPS) networks, and iBeacons to determine your approximate location.

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javascript-Location access in a web page [closed]

I am creating web page in which I get user location and store it in an input field of a form using javascript. But perfomance is ...
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Accurate && precise location data within a timeframe (session)?

Scenario A session would start & end within a time frame. Within this time frame, the device would be moving within a constraint environment. The movement would be extremely slow (slow-walking to ...
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Getting location using LiveData and FusedLocationProviderClient

My goal is to get the location when the app starts, and if the user navigates away and comes back, to receive one location update and that's it. I am worried about removing the observer in the ...
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Setup tracking of user's location

It is hardy believable how complicated it is to get an app running which tracks the location of the user. ...
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Get and use user's current location efficiently for Route Calculation

I am trying to get the users current location and then the render the route using here-maps sdk with the location of the car provided from the Intent, I have a feeling I can improve it a lot as I have ...
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Core location background update and upload to server

I want to upload a user's location to a server to send them a location-sensitive alert, so the location needs to be fairly accurate: ...
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Recursive function to show directions for multiple locations

I have a Mapview which shows a bunch of locations (Events). Here's the code of an Event object. ...
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Android Compass

I have made my first app in Android Studio. I made a compass using a sensor-listener. I would greatly appreciate if someone could review my code (it is very short), and suggest improvements. My XML: ...
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Reading HTTP response from UART

I'm using a Telit GE864-GPS modem, which runs a dialect of Python 1.5.2. The Python module has access to the modem using a buffered UART, which may still be receiving when reading starts. The ...
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Communication with GARMIN through WEB

I am developing a WEB based GPS system and one of its functionalities is to be able to send messages and routes to GARMIN devices. I have never been using sockets before, and for some (obvious) ...