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Why Does Cold Start Take So Long?

I know very little about how GPS works. I noticed that after disabling GPS mode for a few days, even while standing on a street in the city, it can take several minutes for GPS to show my location, ...
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What is the difference between QGIS for Windows and QGIS for Android?

What is the difference between QGIS for Windows and QGIS for Android? Is the functionality the same?
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Android app where i can import image and set waypoints by GPS

Hello i'm looking for an application for android where I can upload a large image raster and apply for it `these GPS waypoints. We would like to count the trees in the area, we have the exact raster ...
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Nearest road in the vicinity of a point without queries (openstreetmap)

I know that many similar questions about map fitting have been asked. Everywhere there were answers about sql queries like this: SELECT ST_AsText (ST_ClosestPoint (pt, line)) AS cp_pt_line, ...
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Select feature or graphics for editing geometry

i research about selecting feature or graphics for editing geometry and i found geometry editor sample but in this sample only you can add new feature after adding, you can not select and edit. Now i ...
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Are there any web services providing country border data?

I am an Android developer (working in Java) and want to write a geographical quiz game. The quiz will need a list of countries and will randomly choose one to highlight on a map (probably using Google ...
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How to fix “No QGIS data provider plugins found” erros in QGIS for Android?

I've bought a Samsung galaxy note 10.1 2014 edition, running with android 4.3. I've downloaded several versions of qgis for android (7 and 9). When I start QGIS, the message "No QGIS data provider ...
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Export directions from Google to KML?

I used Google to draw directions from one location to another location, but can't find a way to export it as KML so I can import it into my Android smartphone. Is there a way, or must directions be ...
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Spatialite android trigger problem

I am developing an android application that uses the database spatialite, I use this project to integrate the database on android https://code.google.com/p/spatialite-android/ It works normally, ...
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Add hot point in android application based on Arcgis SDK

I am working on an application based on Arcgis android SDK. Now I wonder if I can add the hot point like google map and etc. For example, not matter you use google map in pc or your phone, when you ...
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Open url viewer with native ArcGIS native app

I would like to know how to open URL viewer with the ArcGIS native app (Android/iOS) of the mobile phone. Giving to the user the option choose if he wants to open with ArcGIS native app or the browser ...
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What class/types of smartphone chipsets support GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS AND have extended kalman filtering?

I've been testing several Android phones (all running Android 4+) Sony Xperia T, Moto G, Nexus and HTC 1 which are all giving decent tracks (all of which use GPS/GLONASS) However we are also using ...
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What is the best database for an online Android location app?

I am working on Android app for locating food places in my city. Using Google Map v2 api. App shows user his current location, and the closest food spots around him. I want to store location ...
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Any good open source GIS library or API for Mobile [closed]

I am looking for GIS library for tracking on mobile application similar to ESRI mobile library but should be open source and freely customizable preferable java base. I am making Android app which ...
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Web Application/Android Application [closed]

I want to develop a web application/android app which has following functions. Runs OpenStreetMaps Creating Markers Changing colors of the markers Connecting all to a MySQL Database Please let me ...
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Aiming to retrieve source and destination from Android, use pgrouting dijkstra to find shortest path and display it back on Android

I have created an Android application that will accept source and destination from the user. It then calls a php page which takes in the lattitude and longitude of the destination and the source. I am ...
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QGIS on Android: Access files on Google Drive

I have a set of shape files that I keep updated on Google Drive. I have just installed QGIS on an Android tablet but I can not figure out how to get access to the google drive from the file menu. ...
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how do I install QGIS for Android?

I am new to Android (just brought a Nexus 7) and I am trying to get QGIS onto it but I can not find any installation instructions. I have found http://android.qgis.org/download/qgis-installer.apk and ...
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Navigation/Routing in 3D View On Android

I need to build a navigation/routing application in 3D view like sygic, what are the available options if any? Are there any existing open source or proprietary 3D mapping/libraries. I have checked ...
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consistency of cell phone gps readings

I want to record the location of each grave site in a cemetery for overlaying on Google maps. My Android cell phone (HTC Thunderbolt) reports an accuracy of between 10 meters and 25 meters. I'd like ...
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Indoor mapping with floor plans and item(s) to track

Warning: GIS noob here. Essentially I want to be able to create a floor plan for a given room. Consider the following image of a floor plan in image format: I would have the measurements of every ...
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Minimum requirements (especially screen size) for QGIs - Android

I would like to try Qgis on Android devices, but before, I would like to know the minimum terminals requirements, and especially the screen size or resolution, what is the minimum screen size do you ...
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Developing a MapControl for Android

I have recently developed an ActiveX control for Windows which can load layers from a geodatabase if compatible with OGC simple feature.I don't have much experience in mobile GIS.I want to know how ...
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How can I draw georeferenced WGS84 grid on Android?

I'm planning to display a grid which is georeferenced and show the lat/long of the particular location depending on zoom level. I want to display something similar to what MOBAC has as an option ...
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Tools to write bus map?

I noticed that few cities provide a bus map for smartphones. As a result, tourists usually resort to just taking the subway instead because it's easy to figure out, although riding a bus is a better ...
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What kind of improvement can be done for raster tiles for mobile usage

We generate raster map tiles and deploy them in the server, then we use javascript in the client to request the tiles and re-organize them to map.(like google map and Openstreetmap). However this is ...
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Starting with OpenStreetMap for Android

My goal is to write an Android application where I could select a couple of points in the map and calculate shortest path between them based on my algorithms. I'm absolutely new to OSM and since ...
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set anchor for a PictureMarkerSymbol in arcgis android sdk

I am trying to create a PictureMarkerSymbolin arcgis android, however I found that the marker use the center of the drawable as the anchor point, is it possible to set the anchor? update: This is ...
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Wmslayerinfo null pointer android arcgis

yazi = (TextView) findViewById(R.id.txt); wmsLayer = new WMSLayer(wmsURL); try { WMSLayerInfo[] wmsLayerInfo = wmsLayer.getLayers(); try { for (int i = 0; i < ...
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ArcGIS wmslayer select feature android

I am using ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Android and it supports wmslayer but there is no sample or code for selection feature with using wmslayer. My app shows the map getting data from my wms server. Do ...
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Android API - how get the car position (fixed to the road)?

All the android.location classes receives best REAL position of the GPS. Is that any way to get from Google navigation API the CAR position x,y - fixed (tighten, interpolated) to the closest road on ...
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Alternatives to Google Maps on Android Phone

Android phone has Google maps as its stock/default Maps, POI and Navigation app. What are other options that i have which can be used instead of Google Maps? One Obvious answer is OSMAnd. OSMAnd has ...
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Formula/ calculation for ESRI map coordinate conversion (meter to decimal degrees)

I'm new to ESRI mapping. I have a set of points in ESRI, with x, y, z coordinates, which I believe is in meters. I am now writing an Android program, and I do not want to depend on ESRI, thus I would ...
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ArcGIS Android MapView with custom Spatial Reference SVY21

I have a MapView that is using a custom spatial reference of SVY21 from the server http://e1.onemap.sg/arcgis/rest/services/SM128/MapServer. The problem is the map's location service's accuracy ...
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Is there any methodology or technology to post process the Mobile/Tablet GPS data

We have developed an application which is running on android OS for collecting the Lat/Long value of any feature and it runs in any type of android Tablet/Mobile but the problem is that the accuracy ...
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Best way to figure out which regions a point is in a shape file?

I'm trying to figure out the best way on Android to figure out if a point in region as defined in a shapefile. For instance, I might want to know what country I'm in using the Geo Common's Shapefile ...
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Loading WMS Tiles on Android using Google maps v2

I'm using Google Maps v2 to display tiles from a wms. I referred this site. Problem in loading tiles, tiles are loading multiple times i dont konw y? Can any1 help me. Here is my code package ...
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What is the projection of an Android Location class instance?

What is the projection of a Location object returned from the LocationClient by a class implementing the LocationListener interface with a fused provider in the Google Play Services SDK? For example, ...
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load custom tile over google map (on location) in android

Is there a way to load a custom map of a country over the existing country in google maps? I'm able to load my custom tiles with tileOverlay but they show in the upper-left corner of the google map ...
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arcGIS in Android Studio

I want to using arcGIS in Android Studio. I followed this site: http://blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2012/10/26/developing-with-the-arcgis-runtime-sdk-for-android-and-intellij-idea/ This is my ...
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How to find Bounding Box given 4 Lat/Long and Bearing? [duplicate]

I need to find a bounding box given 4 lat/long points and a bearing (as seen in the example picture). I always know which two points are lined up by the bearing (1 and 2 in the example), so I will ...
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How can i add to DB new created Polygon?

i'm new to LeafLet and i'm trying to understand power of LeafLet for mapping.. Question is simple, let's say i've created a new object(e.g. polygon) map.on('draw:created', function (e) { ...
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WMTS GetFeatureInfo in android

I want to create something in android like this: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wmts-getfeatureinfo.html I'm able to load the costum tiles with WMTS but now i need to get data to show in some kind ...
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Android Application with offline maps

I need a library/framework that i can use to store a custom map(as tiles) locally on android and show it as a map . I would like to get a real-time position of an object(Point data - it's within a ...
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GPS waypoint mapping with android phone

I am a bat enthusiast and volunteer regularly with the local bat groups on bat surveys. In them we record bats with a bat detector - making a note of the different species (there are 18 in the UK), ...
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Arcgis SDK for Android - Query multiple feature layers

I'm developing a android application with arcgis sdk. I have a basemap and then 4 different feature layers on top of it. I began with the arcgis sample "attribute editor" and removed the edit ...
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Get coordinates of a building with geocoding

I want to get the coordinates of a building with geocoding. At the moment I use the GeoCoder class for android to get from the selected address the coordinates, but these are not corresponding to the ...
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How can I cache reverse-geocode results?

I'm implementing an Android application that needs to do some reverse-geocoding to resolve a geocoordinate to a city. What is the best way to cache this information on the smartphone so that I don't ...
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How to work with GeoSMS?

Im looking for any libraries to work with GeoSMS standart on Android. In standart says that geosms it just: geo:lat,lon[,alt][;u=accuracy], So maybe everyone work with it without any libs?
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Using distance and transform from geomfromtext from postgis in spatialite

I have the following query which I want to apply on my from postgis to spatialite imported database. The problem is that the result of the distance is always null, while the other selected coloumns ...