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    Question Use GPS in Widget

    Hello to all

    I need your help

    I want to get direction and poles (North/South/West/east)in widget by the use of GPS.

    can any body help me?

    Thanks in advance

    Chintan Dave.
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    Re: Use GPS in Widget

    Quote Originally Posted by chintandave_er View Post
    Hello to all

    I need your help

    I want to get direction and poles (North/South/West/east)in widget by the use of GPS.

    can any body help me?

    Thanks in advance

    Chintan Dave.
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    Hi,

    Check out these links;

    Direction base maths
    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph...on_of_movement

    WRT wiki
    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph...b_Runtime_(WRT)

    Then have a look at here

    "Web Developer's Library 1.9 > Web Runtime widgets > Web Runtime API reference > Platform Services 2.0 JavaScript API reference > Platform Services 2.0 Location API", Found under http://library.forum.nokia.com/

    Formula to determine direction(N E S W) from one lat/lon point to another;

    http://www.karakas-online.de/forum/viewtopic.php?t=347

    You could determine compass direction with GPS via LBS, but the device needs to change location before such calculation gives any values.

    How to Monitor Geographic Location Updates in WRT Widget

    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph..._in_WRT_Widget

    Hope you get started with these, and please let me know what device you are possibly targetting and what sort of an application you want to develop?

    Best Regards,
    [FONT="Comic Sans MS"][COLOR="Blue"][/COLOR][I]Marko Lumivuori
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    Smile Re: Use GPS in Widget

    Quote Originally Posted by Maveric View Post
    Hi,

    Check out these links;

    Direction base maths
    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph...on_of_movement

    WRT wiki
    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph...b_Runtime_(WRT)

    Then have a look at here

    "Web Developer's Library 1.9 > Web Runtime widgets > Web Runtime API reference > Platform Services 2.0 JavaScript API reference > Platform Services 2.0 Location API", Found under http://library.forum.nokia.com/

    Formula to determine direction(N E S W) from one lat/lon point to another;

    http://www.karakas-online.de/forum/viewtopic.php?t=347

    You could determine compass direction with GPS via LBS, but the device needs to change location before such calculation gives any values.

    How to Monitor Geographic Location Updates in WRT Widget

    http://wiki.forum.nokia.com/index.ph..._in_WRT_Widget

    Hope you get started with these, and please let me know what device you are possibly targetting and what sort of an application you want to develop?

    Best Regards,
    Hi Marko
    Thanks for your help,
    i am targeting on Nokia 5800 and N97.i am going to develop widget that work like compass.
    if i get any difficulty, i will contact you.
    thanks a lot for your guidance,

    Regards,
    Chintan Dave.
    chintannapster@live.in

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