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Viewranger mapping app

Viewranger mapping app

Today, I’m going to be using Viewranger route tracking app for Android. Due to the limitations of Googlemaps, I’m going to find something which will store and record the routes that I’ve taken, does the maths, and plot the graph for me. Maps has a limit for the online version. I can only add a certain amount of content before it tells me I’ve exceeded the given number of separate additions to the one map. So, I’m trying something new,…

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Angelina Jolie – Locations of Children

Angelina Jolie – Locations of Children

Done an update following the conception of twins 1st of July 2008. The new additions are called Knox and Vivienne (below). Knox Leon & Vivienne Marcheline Jolie Pitt Seems Mrs Jolie Pitt was carrying her GPS device at the time of conception as these fixes appear more accurate. You can check these baby’s locations and the previous ones below. View Larger Map No visits yetRelated Posts Viewranger mapping app Today, I’m going to be using Viewranger route tracking app for…

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Etrex Garmin GPS to Google Maps

Etrex Garmin GPS to Google Maps

This post describes how to create Google Maps from a GPS devise. Your Etrex will output two lots of data available from the GPX files. The two types of data allow you to create. A Google Map of Waypoints A Google Map of Tracks There is a process you need to follow:- Plug in your GPS unit. Access Ozi Explorer. Use the interface to import your waypoints.. A Google Map of Waypoints 1) Ozi ExplorerGet Waypoints from GPS File >…

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Steal peoples Credit Card details with scanners available on Ebay

Steal peoples Credit Card details with scanners available on Ebay

Wow! This is almost like going back to the days of hairspray on phone-cards, video-tape on cash cards or all those other small-time low risk scams of yesteryear. Your life in their handsBearing in mind credit-card fraud in the UK is not a criminal offence, you won’t even get a sentence for this one. The video explains all. I know RFID is a good thing. I can’t help thinking this is a bit dodgy to me. New suit?The video recommends…

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Angelina Jolie – Locations of chidren

Angelina Jolie – Locations of chidren

Using this photograph of Angelina Jolie’s tattoo, I’ve geolocated each of her spawn. And this map shows the location of each of Angelina Jolie’s children from the latitude and longitude tattoo’s on her arm. Bearing in mind one of her children was born in a pond, we can only assume GPS was not experiencing the leaps forward of modern days.Unless she wants to get them lazered out and corrected, here they are. View larger (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)Related…

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Creating a KMZ Polyline using Google Earth Pro

Creating a KMZ Polyline using Google Earth Pro

Brief: To download a GPS Track from a Garmin E-Trex GPS unit and create a Google Earth Polyline/Encoded Polyline KMZ. Equipment:Garmin EtreX GPS unit.Serial port adapter.Google Earth Pro. Download Google Earth Pro – 7 Day free trial Install/boot TOOLS/GPS – Select your unit; In my case the GPS GARMIN. IMPORT options. In my case I’m only interested in the polyline or TRACK information. You have options to import each placemark, also to annul altitude readings etc. Plug in the GPS…

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Geocaching

Geocaching

Came up 7th on the Yahoo zeitgeist this weekend. Was struck by the amount of sites there are in the UK. map.Consists of navigating yourself to a hidden container write a log, leave a meaningful object, and plod on your weary path. (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)Related Posts Viewranger mapping app Today, I’m going to be using Viewranger route tracking app for Android. Due to the limitations of Googlemaps, I’m going to find something which wil… Life behind the…

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Travel Tracker Sports Mate – ttsm

Travel Tracker Sports Mate – ttsm

This guy sent me a link the other day. Travel Tracker Sports MateThe domain lets you upload a GPX file directly from your GPS unit.(GPX Visualizer) Visualization: options like ‘playback’ and heart rate against time/altitude. Prove to your mates how fast you did a journey and lets THEM see areas where you slacked it off. Real-time visualisationThey’re publishing a KML visualization of the Alp d’Huze race in France today in real-time to run on the site coincidentally with the racers…

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google maps polyline creator

google maps polyline creator

I spent about 20 searches today trying to re-locate, the Google Maps polyline creator tool. As well as letting you create a polyline realtime and on the fly, it is the only resource on the net which is able to give the polyco-ords interracticveley, in a hh.mm.ss.mm format, Geo RSS format.> googlemaps polyline creator. This facility will allow you to grab www compliant co-ordinates from anywhere world-wide. (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)Related Posts First Patreon Pledger! It’s taken since…

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Hostage taking – The hard line

Hostage taking – The hard line

TOny Blair needs to take a hard-line with Iran on the hostage taking crisis. If Islamic states are allowed to see it’s easy to take Western hostages then they will all follow suit. To enter into any dialogue with Iran is simply giving credulity to a criminal act. We need to come down and come down hard. No visits yetRelated Posts First Patreon Pledger! It’s taken since December 2014. Today I finally got my first Patreon pledge! $5. Maybe it…

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