[GSM] Geolocating

"Marco Trevisan (Treviño)" mail at 3v1n0.net
Wed Apr 23 14:51:19 CEST 2008

Lucas Bonnet wrote:
> during one of my presentation of the Openmoko project, I mentionned
> the ability to know which GSM cell the Neo is connected to. This allows
> some approximate geolocating, provided you know the position of the GSM
> cells. It could be useful in an urban environment, where GPS isn't very
> helpful (walls, narrow streets, etc.).

There's a thread [1] on the kernel mailing list about this feature too.
Give it a look!

[1] http://tinyurl.com/68jxno

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