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I'm a software developer, dont know much about the hardware specifications and dont know where to start. (Even not sure is that the right stackexchange I should ask this question.)

So, I want to know about (1) the cost and (2) document, link, etc for the following specifications:

I want to make a project which I will put a chip (?) to a user and track that users 3d location with at least 10 cm accuracy, 10 times a sec, in a particular approximately 25x40 meters place and use that 3d location in my C, C++, python, java application. I read something about triangulation, and it makes sense. However thats all i know. I dont know any device that I can buy to do such..

Can you send me something to read?

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closed as too broad by BradHards, Fezter, Paul, PolyGeo, Curlew Nov 3 '13 at 9:28

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Can the hardware be a mobile/cell phone? – Mapperz Apr 19 '13 at 19:57
No, I forgot to mention about that, sorry. Im searching for as possible as cheap hardware. – Sait Apr 19 '13 at 19:59
please define cheap? $2, $50, $100? Raspberry Pi's are technically cheap $25/$35 – Mapperz Apr 19 '13 at 20:02
This is overkill but can be done cheaply – Mapperz Apr 19 '13 at 20:06
WiFiSLAM (recently purchased by Apple inc) 'Modern Innovations in Indoor Positioning' – Mapperz Apr 19 '13 at 20:08

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