Refers to hardware technologies that are light and mostly independent of other peripherals including wires and cables.

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Does frequency of sampling GPS on a smartphone affecting the quality (accuracy) of the samples?

In Android and iOS dev frameworks usually when sampling GPS one specify the sampling rate in milliseconds. Theoretically it can be from even 10 milliseconds up to once in a-5 minute. My question is ...
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Location accuracy in mobile devices (Apple and Android)

We are developing an app where we need to know the exact user's location to provide our community service. User will be in a sidewalk, outdoors so line of sight to satellites should not be a problem ...
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Which is the best Android tool to visualize JPG+JGW images?

I've got some georreferenced JPG+JGW images, and would like to visualize them on my Android device. Which is, in your opinion, the best tool? I've tried OSMdroid (after converting JPG+JGW with ...
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QGIS web client mobile/tablet viewer tutorial?

I have been looking at OL3-mobile-viewer as an option to make my maps more accessible. Unfortunately I cannot figure out what I need to change to hook it up with my existing QGIS server and qgis-web-...
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ArcGIS Javascript BasemapToggle requires double click on iOS Cordova

I am developing a Cordova application using the ArcGIS Javascript SDK. One minor annoyance I have run into that I can not quite figure out is why the BaseMapToggle & GeoLocate options require a ...
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How To Do OpenLayers.Mobile Popup

It seems that the OpenLayers.mobile.js library (v 2.12) doesn't have a popup class. Does anyone know how to do a popup with the mobile version? I'm using some code that i ported over form normal OL ...
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Can't continue scrolling on mobile devices when a map occupy all the screen

We have an issue on mobile which is the user can't keep scrolling if the there is a map on the page and it occupies the whole screen. Here is the code: // center of the map var center = [-33.8650, ...
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develop own mobile app connecting with external gps receiver

I want to develop a mobile app that can use external GPS as source for collecting high accurate point. And I just found how to connect Trimble R1 or Trimble R2 to android device using bluetooth based ...
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Looking for opensource projects for mobile offline trip planning for public transit and walking routes

I'm looking for initiatives pursuing mobile offline trip planning using a combination of public transit data and walking-routes. Thus far, without much success. Osmand, seems to be closest, but the ...
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Visualizing map from Spatialite DB on Mobile

I am working on an Android application for a school project. I am converting shapefiles (examples) into SQLite databases using SpatiaLite and performing queries on those databases on the mobile with ...
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Keep marker constant on Google Maps Javascript

I want to be able to keep a marker constantly in the center of Google Maps on my mobile application. I have tried using bindTo functionality of Google Maps, which binds the marker to the center of ...
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Mobile Data collection options

What COTS software is available to do mobile data collection, with GPS positioning. Map display not required. I'm looking across the board (platform wise). I'm already aware of... RhinoSpect ...
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Are there any Indoor GIS platforms?

What sort of infrastructure is needed to allow me to write a simple mobile app for indoor navigation? Professor Mike Goodchild said: the average American only spends 13 percent of the time ...
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OpenLayer popup FramedCloud in mobile

How I can use the pop-up window in Openlayers on mobile? I have implemented the FramedCloud popup on my website, but when I open my web browser on a mobile device, the popup window does not seem to ...
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Can I edit the source GDB of an ArcGIS for Windows Mobile cache without breaking the synchronize function?

I am managing an ArcGIS for Windows Mobile project outside of the traditional server workflow environment and so have been using the 'Synchronize Mobile Cache' geoprocessing tool to push the field ...
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Leaflet Mobile Not Working

Trying to get this to work on a mobile device. Works fine on a computer. Anybody have any suggestions as to why it wont show up on my phone? </body></html> <head><title>...
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Touch 'tap' event not available on openlayers 2.11 map (update: click works fine)

According to Will mousedown events fire with Touch events on OpenLayers mobile?, openlayers 2.11 supports click-like behaviour for vector layers only. Separate from that, regular pinching/zooming/...
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How can I draw points on my mobile and then pass it to my computer? [closed]

we are doing a survey to know how many people still use outside bathrooms in the Caribbean, I want to go house by house using a shapefile image on mobile and point the location of points of interest ...
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API for land use/land cover

I'm making a mobile game that uses GPS to interact with the real world. The game should be able to "see" what terrain/land use/land cover the user is currently in. Ideally, the game would send the ...
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Plotting route on OSM map mobile application

I have created an Android application to render OSM maps and calculate route provided a source destination. I am trying to draw the computed route on the OSM maps and not sure about how to do it. Is ...
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Can openlayer 2 be run in conjunction with openlayers 3 without reloading the map object?

When a map is loaded using openlayers 2 can the loaded map be used by openlayers 3 without re-loading the entire map? I have an existing fairly large and complex GIS app that uses openlayers 2 using ...
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Good advice regarding Mobile GIS Hardware and software for outdoor tasks? [closed]

Could anyone offer advice regarding outdoor mobile hardware and software for GPS-photos, data capture, and textual input. We don´t want to necessarily write long text, so the ability to write into ...
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Android ArcGIS Javascript 2.2

The website claims that touch gestures are supported for Android browsers. I'm running 2.2 and have not been able to get touch gestures to work. What can be done to enable it? This works for iPhone ...
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OpenLayers: show polygon of images in mobile

I'm using Phonegap 2.6 and OpenLayers 2.12 for my mobile application. Feature: in a panel (jQuery Mobile), I'm clicking in a checkbox and georeferenced images are displayed in the map that is ...
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Is there a smartphone app for mobile asset logging?

I'm after a recommendation for a smartphone app (iPhone or Android) to log asset information for litter bins. I need the following features GPS geotagged photos Form with drop down menus for user ...
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Consumer-Facing Websites or Apps using Bing Maps

I'm researching Bing Maps for use in a consumer-facing website/app. Is there a resource that lists existing websites/apps that are using Bing Maps for the basemap? I've found examples of websites, but ...
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How to serve local maps for an offline HTML5 webmapping app?

How could one serve maps (tiles in wherever format possible) within a Android device to be consumed by an offline webmapping app also accessed within the device's browser?
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Leaflet button sizes differ on mobile device

Two of the following buttons, when the page is opened from a desktop device: look different when opened from a mobile device: I am not sure how to go about debugging this. I am using Leaflet 0....
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Changing an app's GUI in AppStudio for ArcGIS

Is there a way to easily change an app's GUI in AppStudio for ArcGIS? I just created a very simple Quick Report test app online. As you cannot do much online I downloaded AppStudio, assuming it would ...
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Network Analysis Layer in ArcGIS Mobile Map Cache

Does anyone know how to extract a Network Analysis Layer into an ArcGIS Mobile Map Cache?
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ArcGIS Mobile that uses GPS location to route to a destination?

Does anyone know of an example of routing within ArcGIS Mobile 10 that uses GPS location to route to a destination?
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Build maps using android application (Geotiff File)

I am an absolute beginner of GIS and I wish to create a custom mobile application for Android. in this situation, i have an image (Geotiff) file to : convert and overlays maps make poligon make ...
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Seeing maps created by others in organization in ArcGIS Collector?

A follow-up question for Editing of layers on an ArcGIS server in ArcGIS Collector I know it's in ArcGIS Collector's FAQ, but we have met all the requirements specified there and still we can't see ...
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Best GIS system for high performance web application - PostGIS vs MongoDB

I am working on a web/mobile application based on location data. Since i am already familiar with MongoDB, i found the geospatial indexing of mongo is quite suitable for my needs. As i am mainly ...
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Leaflet Map Dropdown

I am attempting to create a simple basemap selector to use in a leaflet map to assist in selecting a basemap of interest. I've created a new Select control that works great in a computer browser but ...
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How to capture accurate GPS points using mobile devices?

I'm currently working in Vietnam as a climbing guide, but am putting my GIS skills to use by doing a side project for the company involving the mapping of climbing routes. Along with another employee ...
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Combining ArcGIS API for JavaScript external files for faster performance?

I have a jQuery mobile application which runs 'ok' but I am looking at trying to speed up performance. I ran the 'Audit' tool against it in Chrome's Developer Tools and one of the recommendations is ...
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ESRI JS API PopupMobile - view attribute page directly

I am using the ESRI Javascript API to write a mobile web application. I have used the PopupMobile widget for viewing/editing attributes. This widget creates a popup on the map when a feature(s) is ...
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Transparency of Polygon Feature disappearing

Using ArcGIS 10.0 and Mobile project. When I export my project to a mobile project somehow the transparency of the Cadstre layer, which is a housing subdivision disappears. Using my ArcMap on ...
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Invalid value for <image> attribute x=“NaN”

I'm working a jQuery Mobile page with an ESRI jsapi map and a dialog which calls on a geocoding service to return an x/y which I plunk a graphic on the map and then center up on. This site runs very ...
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Finding Lost Samsung S4 with Lat/Long Coordinates

I lost my Verizon provider Samsung S4 phone while running on a narrow trail surrounded by brush. The phone no longer has power. Using Google Location History I obtained that Latitude and Longitude ...
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How to export ArcGIS feature class to Waze?

I've got a geodatabase containing a local municipality road system. I'm looking for a way to export it into Waze in order to improve Waze existing road system. The only way I found so far is to edit ...
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Bind GNSS receiver with android app over bluetooth

I'm looking to integrate a GNSS receiver with a Smartphone app. I've found only GNSS receivers that are meant to communicate only with their mobile interface, they don't provide any documentation for ...
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Format for viewing vector files offline and mobile

I wish to create a custom mobile application for Android and/or iOS for a school project that will allow a user to view (not edit, just view) specified ESRI shapefiles while offline. Shapefiles at ...
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Descriptions for KML Paths on Google Earth for iOS

I am displaying hurricane paths on Google Earth where if you click on a path it shows a description in a window containing info such as wind speeds, category, location, etc. This works perfectly fine ...
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How to set up account and start using Collector for ArcGIS?

I'm working on a presentation topic around mobile-based data collection solutions. I've used ODK and Fulcrum in production and absolutely love them. However, I'm going to be presenting to an ESRI ...
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Problem creating a popup in mobile openlayer

I'm trying to use the mobile version of openlayer, unfortunately I could not use framedcloud in it, I could only create a square popup does not look very aesthetic, besides the main need is to ...
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Leaflet Draw on Mobile - creating a marker

So I made a simple leaflet map that has the Leaflet Draw plugin. I am only allowing users to add a marker. Leaflet is supposed to be mobile friendly, but when I open my website in a smartphone (...
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Developing an iOS GPS App

I'm an experienced programmer looking to develop a GPS App with these constraints: I Need a turn by turn level of precision I Need to know if a street is one way or not I Want to calculate an ...
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Measure my Cats movements , Accuracy of Mobile phone GPS at metre scale . how to improve it

I wanted to get some information related to an idea I have I have a lot of cats and a big garden. The cats generally roam through the garden and this location is fixed and Known If i have known ...