Questions tagged [geo-location]

location sharing, geo-fencing, location-spoofing and the likes – not necessarily bound to GPS

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Android app to wake me up at my subway/train station

I almost never sleep in the subway because I am afraid of missing my station. I could set my alarm clock, but when sleepy I am not good at calculating how long it will take to get there. As most of ...
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Creating polygons over maps and extract the latitude/longitude?

I'm looking for software recommendations in order to do the following: Create a polygon (by clicking with a mouse) over an area on a map Extract an array of latitudes/longitudes from the polygon ...
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Cross-platform alternative to Find My Friends

My wife and I travel a lot and we've been using Find My Friends on iPhone to make sure we both get home safely. Today I jumped ship to Android and of course, we lost this native functionality. Are ...
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Tools for analysis of transportation in maps

I have a very large database with latitude and longitude of taxis. I want to make routes and plot these in maps to make analysis and heat maps, and I want tools for this. I had tried the Nominatim, ...
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Looking for a simple app to log photos for a beach-combing business

I'm looking for recommendations for software applications, or appropriate search keywords I should be using or other advice to identify a software solution for the following business requirement: ...
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Interraction with map in app mobile

Is there any possibility to interact with the buildings in Google Maps or another providers like OpenStreetMap, Leaflet, etc? My goal is to click on a building on the map when you are located next to ...
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Find centroid POI for 2 or more places by travel time or distance using multiple modes of transport

I want to find a mutually convenient POI between two or more places so that everyone drives or goes by public transport or bicycle a similar distance or travel time. I've done a Google Search: find a ...
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Need to find a tool that generates zips/distance from a master list of multiple zip codes

We create direct mail lists around groups of approx 20-50 site locations. There seem to be many (even free) tools to generate a list with one zip code/distance but we need to be able to enter a list ...
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Assign photos to location on building floorplan

Whenever I go out on building surveys for work, I take a ton of pictures. I would like to be able to take a picture of the building floorplan and assign the pictures to a location where they were ...
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Display list of all neighbourhoods in a city

I am developing a real estate application using react-native and node express, and I'm really close to the end, I have used google maps API to display the property on a map and for the address auto ...
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Is there a way to use Google Location Sharing to send notifications to my phone?

Me and my boyfriend share our locations with each other. When he leaves the office and his location updates I'd like to get a notification to my phone that to notify me that he's on his way home. I ...
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Looking for a “remote wipe” software package for Windows 10

I'm looking for a solution that would allow me to locate a stolen or lost Windows 10 PC, and initiate a remote data wipe. We can't use the built in Windows 10 location feature as we don't log in with ...
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Free software to draw route on map based on coordinates

I want to develop html based geolocation tracker. Now I am looking for a software which can draws route based on coordinates. Any one know free software to do the task? Edit: I can almost do it with ...
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Location triangulation by signal strength

I am looking for a library to help locate devices by triangulation (preferably C/C++, but I could consider other languages). I would prefer open-source, so that I can compile it for different ...
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Android App for recording points of interest

I want to have an app where I can record points of interest with a timestamp. I imagine it like this: I start the app I click on "record this point". The app opens a dialogue where I can enter a name....
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SDK for an AI android application that can provide insights about user

I am trying to develop an application which notifies the user about his daily activities/ places he visits, is there any corresponding sdk available to use which can provide me contextual awareness ...
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App for locating lost Android / iPhone devices by playing sound

I am looking for apps that will help me locate devices by playing a sound on them, overriding silence settings and similar. Should be possible to use from web and other devices. Until now this is ...
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Attach current location in Gmail

I am looking for a Windows program or Google Chrome extension that can attach my current location as an image to an email I am writing in the Gmail web interface. (as one can do in Google Hangouts: )...
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Open-source location based services system

Is there any open-source Location based Services E-commerce system like Foodpanda or www.bookmyspa.in where the user selects his location first based on which the vendors are displayed. I prefer one ...
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An app that centralizes the astronomical/spacial events

I am enthusiast about astronomy and space in general, and last night I missed to watch the C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) commet. I would like to be notified automatically when such events happen (especially in ...
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App for iPhone: Turn Location back on, if someone turns it off?

If my iPhone is stolen, and the thief have somehow seen the code, he can turn off location services so he - and the phone - will never be found. Does an app exist, that will turn location service back ...
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Software to convert GPS coordinates into different systems

I am looking for a tool that is able to generate coordinates and convert them into different systems. Generation of coordinates: the tool should display a map (like Google Maps or OpenStreetMap) and ...
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Address autocomplete/suggest API

I am looking for services that provide API to get list of suggestions for given part of address like: GET http://example.com/suggest?q=Mosc -> {'suggestions': ['Russia, Moscow, Moscow', ...
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Publish/subscribe software to handle at least 10k requests/sec and 10k simultaneous connection

I am on the verge to start making a "Large distributed application", but i'm struggling to decide what software is the most adequate to do so. My needs: A publish/subscribe application, which ...
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Android- save my current location with voice command or max 3 clicks

In my spare time I look for the best car and motorcycle routes and share them with the community. I often test routes that look promising on the map, but in reality are terrible. I would like to be ...
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Geolocation app that warns you when you are near something

I would like an application that warns me when I am near hospitals or let's say parks(under 5 min walking distance) in notifies me. Assuming this generalization is feasible, what type of app would I ...
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Tool to collect locations submitted by anonymous user

I need something like google forms, but to collect Locations (longitude, lattitude) Unfortunately goolge forms doesn't support that. Users should be able to drop a marker on a map and submit it like ...
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Local photo management software as good as Google Photos wanted

I used to organize all my photos on local discs (CDs, DVDs back in the days). I even renamed them using the predecessor of GeoSetter and removed all duplicates. This was back in the days when I still ...
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Android picture: “Share to” → “Show on map”

Sometimes I want to see where I took a picture. For instance, it was a good restaurant and I am trying to find it again. Or I want to see how an interesting building I shot a picture of looks from ...