Andy Crowther wrote:I wondering if anyone can point me in the direction of how I would allow users to use a 3rd party GPS receiving to report their location to my app?
I read on SO that it might involve parsing NMEA? Can anyone give me a few more pointers of where I should look?
Paul Clapham wrote:Your "app" is a Java app, right? Not Android, for example?
Norm Radder wrote:Taking fixes while standing still will show you a circle of fixes that would give you an idea of what kind of accuracy you can get.
Modern GPS devices with smoothing software can probably show points on a reasonable track when moving at speed.
ones from the moving bus
Norm Radder wrote:So I was wondering if the motion or being inside a bus was the problem.