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GPS web application

By check.411 ·
I am looking to build a webbased gps application that will detect the position of a GPS device on earth and place it on a map.
What tools will I need?
Software --I can use
GPS device--I am looking for the most affordable device.
Satelite service provider--do you provide that service.
I would like your input.

I am based in the USA

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Ever heard of Garmin USA? Check them out

by Why Me Worry? In reply to GPS web application

They make land based, marine, and automotive GPS devices for the consumer market as well as aviation and military. I have their StreePilot 2160 portable GPS unit for my car and I think it's the next best thing to sliced bread, considering I can download maps from my PC, using their software, to the unit via USB onto a removable compact flash memory card in the unit. I believe they have some developer tools and APIs' that they sell for developers. Check out

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GPS device plus Google Earth Pro.

by jkn1ck In reply to GPS web application

Google earth pro will accept GPS points and put them on a map of the earth. Check thier web site for approved devices.

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QUESTION: Did you find a solution to your GPS device tracking project?

by peter.sinnott In reply to GPS web application

Did you find a solution to your GPS device tracking project?
Please let me know, I am currently spec-ing out a business case.

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Re:require about GPS trackers

by onerellen In reply to QUESTION: Did you find a ...

SIR, we are GPS tracker provider in china ,if you are interested, plz visit then contact me by
thank you

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