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Understanding The Geolocation API in 4 Minutes [Video]

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Understanding The Geolocation API in 4 Minutes [Video]

This video talks about how you can use trilateration and Google Geolocation APIs to get a fix on a geographic location without using GPS.

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Here’s a video I shot a couple of weeks back that teaches you about trilateration to get a fix on your location in the world without using GPS. It talks about the Google Geolocation APIs, but also the Free Space Patch Length technique for understanding distance based on radio frequency signal strength. Check it out…


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mobile ,mobile apps ,geolocation ,gps

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