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Global Positioning System. Uses satellites to determine geographic location.

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GPRS SIM900 and GPS NEO-6M don't work together

I'm trying to get GPS coordinates and send them to my API through the GPRS SIM900 and GPS NEO-6M shields. In setup(), I first start the GPRS shield and call the function that connects to the internet....
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Code problem w/ Uno+GPS+GPRS?

I've got an Arduino Uno, SIM900 GPRS, and the Adafruit Breakout GPS. Can this code be optimized? #include <SoftwareSerial.h> #include <TinyGPS++.h> #include <Ubidots_Arduino_GPRS.h>...
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Can I hook up two micros to one GPS module?

I've worked with a few different GPS modules. Most of them seem to just pump out data and not really interact with the micro controller. I have a quadcopter (Cheerson CX 20 Big Sky) It has a gps ...
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is it possible to interface two cameras with a single arduino board [closed]

I want to develop a project which has two cameras that can be controlled by Arduino,a range finder to get the distance of the objects that are captured by these cameras and the measured distance ...
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How to send data from Arduino Uno with SIM900 GPRS to Firebase

I'm creating a real-time vehicle tracking Android application using the Arduino Uno and SIM900 GPS. I want to use Firebase as the database for the coordinates which will hold just the longitude and ...
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GPS Receiver SKG13BL + Arduino - Having trouble receiving data

Here is my setup: I'm trying to read the GPS data from SKG13BL which is connected to an Arduino Uno. The GPS seems to be working fine as I could see the green status light blinks after a while (I ...
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Store TinyGPS++ latitude value into a variable of type string or float

I want to get the GPS ordinates in degrees with 6 decimal accuracy. I can obtain this by creating a gps object with TinyGPS library. but In the TinyGPS example codes, its written Serial.println(gps....
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Cannot receive data from GPS SD Shield V2-B

I am attempting to receive GPS data from a GPS SD Shield V2-B purchased from maplin. I have attempted the very simple sketch they provide on their website linksprite.com. I have also tried following a ...
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How to send latitude and longitude as text message on mobile? [closed]

I want to check speed at certain time interval, if speed is greater than certain (speed) value then send latitude and longitude as text message
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Ublox GPS with Arduino Mega 2560 not working

Recently I bought a GPS module (ublox neo-6M-0-001) for my Arduino Mega 2560. I connected Vcc and Gnd (LED at GPS module glows blue and sometimes blinking). GPS module RX port is connected to the ...
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Can I use a GPS from old Garmin with an Arduino?

I'm working on an Arduino project, and I'd like to add GPS functionality. I could buy a GPS module, but those are expensive. I had an old Garmin Forerunner 305 lying around, so I took it apart and ...
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GPS library for Proteus

I am working on a project in which I have to connect my Arduino with a GPS module. In this project I need to get longitude, latitude, time and date from the GPS module and need to send these values ...
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Read a String from serial to debug the AT commands sent to my GPS shield

I want to extract an AT command's response (via serial port) to find out if the GPS shield is working as it should be. I used: if(Serial.available()>1){ String response = Serial.read(); ...
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MG2639 & Arduino Uno not GPS-ing?

is there any way I can run an MG2639 GPS Cellular Shield (the one SparkFun makes) on an Arduino Uno for GPS tracking purposes? It seems whether I use New or AltSoftSerial, the unit just can’t read ...
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Connect Antenna to GPS Module ET314AC

How can I connect antenna to GPS Module ET314AC?(it is not on a breakout board). I have an antenna like this one GPS Active Antenna and Here is the datasheet of ET314ACET314AC Datasheet.I want to ...
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How to change SIM908 GPS location coordinates format?

I am using the SIM908 module to get GPS position. The SIM908 sends the latitude and longitude in the ddmm.mmmm format, but major online services for GPS location (for example, Google Earth) use the ...
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Using GPS Module ET314AC With arduino Mega

Can I use GPS Module ET314AC with Arduino Mega? Here is the datasheet of ET314AC ET314AC Datasheet
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Arduino Uno + Adafruit Ultimate GPS Shield Serial issue

I've had an Arduino Uno for a couple of months-making basic sketches-and recently purchased an Adafruit ultimate GPS shield and attached with soldered headers. This shield has 2 options for reading ...
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Problem in receieving message

I'm working on a project in which when I press reset button the arduino should send longitudes and latitudes to my phone. I'm a beginner and tried to join two codes, first code can send the message ...
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What components I need for a small GPS tracker

I am new to Arduino and want to create a graduation project for my university. I am thinking to create a GPS tracker that can be attached to a cloth to track kids, for example. So the requirements for ...
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Can I use this cheap GPS module with arduino

For my project I need a GPS module, it should be cheap and I should be able to use it with arduino, after some search I got a product on ebay, I'm a 16 year old school boy and I didn't know that it ...
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Can I use GSM and GPS modules at the same time?

In my project I want to retrieve the Latitude and longitude and then transmit to a cell phone through GSM module. But the GSM as well as GPS modules uses the same pins i.e. Tx and Rx, so is it ...
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Connect GPS module with GPS antenna SIM39EA to Arduino Uno

I bought a GPS module with GPS antenna SIM39EA online. The manual for the GPS module is here: http://www.vis-plus.ee/pdf/SIM39EA_Hardware_Design_V1.00.pdf I have an Arduino board. It has 3 ground ...
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Arduino GPSlim 236

I'm looking to connect an old GPSlim236 device to my Arduino via serial comms. I have seen references online on how to connect the device but in the data sheet it says TTL level between 3V - 5V. Does ...
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Can I use GPS sensors in a country (India) that doesn't have its own GPS Sattelites?

I am living in India. I want to work on Arduino Projects with GPS Modules. But only a few countries like US, Russia, China etc. have their own GPS satellites. India is working on it. So I am ...
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Adafruit Trinket & Ultimate GPS & Google Earth Realtime

I'm using a 5v Pro Trinket that has an Adafruit Ultimate GPS connected and is connected over serial to my laptop. I am not using any fancy parsing code, I'm just letting the GPS spit out the raw data. ...
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TinyGPS (Plus) Library

Is there a particular function in the library TinyGPS or TinyGPS Plus which outputs the raw NMEA sentences? I couldn't find anything about it on the website guide of the library.
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FIFO overflow - reading IMU MPU6090 and GPS uBlox NEO-6M at once

I am trying to read data from uBlox NEO-6m (I need just speed, just part of the code): #include <TinyGPS++.h> #include <SoftwareSerial.h> static const int RXPin = 7, TXPin = 4; static ...
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Sketch Upload to LinkIt ONE Timeout

I've just bought a new LinkIt ONE IoT prototyping board, and I'm having trouble getting started with it. I'm working on a mac. I've installed the LinkIt ONE SDK onto my Arduino IDE as specified in ...
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Using Multiple Serial Ports with arduino nano

I am using a arduino nano to control a adafruit ultimate gps and a xbee wireless controller. However I recently ran into a problem using both at the same time (before I was using each separately until ...
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GPS logging on the intel edison breakout board

I'm working on my project car, and I have decided I would like to have a GPS and log some sensors too. I'm just at a bottle neck here, the sensors I have brought pull about 7v each where I can't pull ...
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Cheapest Arduino GPRS or 3G solution

I am looking at creating a fleet of low power, Arduino driven devices. I would need some kind of GPS on them all (or could triangulate through phone network?) plus a connection to the internet - just ...
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Data Logging GPS with Arduino

I am working on a project for my final in a first year programming course at my high school. I would like to make an Arduino based data logging device that I can bring with my on the mountain biking ...
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arduino weather shield with gps

I have Arduino Mega and Weather shield and GPS Receiver - GP-635T (50 Channel). here is my code for GPS #include <SoftwareSerial.h> #include <TinyGPS++.h> TinyGPSPlus gps; static const ...
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Venus GPS + Arduino. Kill 3.3V TX during sketch upload

I am playing around with the Sparkfun Venus GPS. I followed this tutorial to get started. In here the author states that you should Upload the following sketch to your Arduino BEFORE making any ...
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Using Parallax VPN1513 GPS Smart Module with External Antenna and Ruggeduino

I am using a Ruggeduino for a project involving an autonomous vehicle, and I need GPS capability in it. I am using the "VPN1513 GPS Smart Module with External Antenna" from Parallax (https://www....
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Arduino UNO + Arduino GSM Shield + Sparkfun Venus GPS

I am using an Arduino UNO that is connected to an Arduino GSM shield (http://www.arduino.cc/en/Main/ArduinoGSMShield). Now, I want to connect the SparkFun Venus GPS module to this combination. (*...
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Nano destroyed?

Board: OE Gravitech Nano Is it possible to destroy the board if there are a voltage on a Analog pin while the board is not powered? I have a application that use a analog (speed) voltage 0-4,9 from a ...
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Arduino Ultimate GPS Logger Issue

I am new to electronics and learning how to play around with arduino. I recently purchased the Arduino ultimate GPS Logger, and despite also buying an external anntenae the GPS data shows that it does ...
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Can Ultimate GPS module use arduino micro instead of UNO?

i am doing a Ultimate GPS module like this: it works when i use arduino UNO board, but when I use arduino micro board it doesn't work, so could anyone tell me how to fix it?.By the way I use the ...
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GPS SKM53 arduino not working

The GPS SKM53 module is not returning any latitude and longitude data. I use the following code: # include < SoftwareSerial.h> # include < TinyGPS.h> long lat,lon; // create variable ...
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Board recommendations for GPRS/GSM for 'on the go'

I have been tasked to find a way of communicating to a webservice from my microcontroller - yay! With little-no real grasp on sms/etc (due to not ever 'using' it before), it appears that my knowledge ...
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uBlox Neo 6M GPS module not responding

I started recently working with a uBlox Neo 6M GPS module (data sheet http://www.u-blox.com/images/downloads/Product_Docs/NEO-6_DataSheet_%28GPS.G6-HW-09005%29.pdf). I connected it to an Arduino Uno ...
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DS3231 DTCXO and GPS

I am experimenting with this idea: keep a DTCXO in sync with some frequency standard. I have all the parts I can afford, but I cannot figure out a way to do it. Parts I have: Arduino Leonardo, a u-...
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Data Report Which Technology

I want to create a small position reporter for cars. I found some good GPS Modules with which i could collect data. But i'm unsure with what technology i should send the data. A possibility would be ...
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Arduino UNO GPS module

I am thinking about buying a gps module for Arduino UNO. I would like to install it on a self-build RC-car which is also controlled by Arduino. The problem is, I cannot install the gps module on the ...
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Adafruit gps breakout module help

I am intending to show the initial, searching for signal..., screen until the location is updated and then show the location on the lcd. However, even after the led on the gps indicates a satellite ...
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uBlox LEA 6H and UNO no data

While using NEO 6M and getting close-to-perfect accuracy, connecting the 3dr uBlox LEA 6H shows incoming characters, but gibberish data (at 38400) like it is connecting to a wrong baud rate (although ...
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Building a gps system

I'd like to build a simple GPS system. It should be very little. For the software side, I will build an API, so from my PC/smartphone/whatever else I could ask the GPS system where it is located (I ...
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Can I hook up a compass directly to my GPS module?

I have a Parallax PMB-688 GPS module I'm using with an Arduino and was wondering if I could hook up a compass directly to my GPS. The GPS has an RX port which I hypothesized a compass could be ...