Getting location info from cell tower

c_c cchandel at
Tue Aug 18 04:06:42 CEST 2009


Onen wrote:
>  On the other side, this may be 
> of interest for obm, to log this together with the GSM data. This would 
> save some Web calls to reverse geocoding API...
  Well, it could also be a cross check and provide a reasonable location in
areas where the towers aren't mapped yet. Then there are times when you
really don't want the exact location - but would like to know the area
you're in (in a bus / train). It does have its uses - at very little cost.
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