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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Finding Our Way

    1. Geolocation in the Past

    2. Public Availability of GPS

    3. Geolocation Now

    4. The Basics

    5. Ways to Locate

    6. Location and Location-Based Services (LBS)

    7. Geolocation Today

  2. Chapter 2 Geolocation: Latitude, Longitude, and More

    1. What Are Coordinate Systems?

    2. Geodetic Systems and Datums

    3. Altitude, Course, and Speed

    4. Accuracy

  3. Chapter 3 Geolocation API in Code

    1. W3C Geolocation API

    2. The W3C Geolocation API Does More

    3. The Geolocation Object

    4. Get the User’s Position

    5. Update the User’s Position

    6. Handling a Successful Request

    7. Handling an Error from the Request

    8. Privacy

  4. Chapter 4 Geolocation and Mapping APIs

    1. A Google Maps Example

    2. An ArcGIS JavaScript API Example

  5. Chapter 5 Saving Geographic Information

    1. KML

    2. Shapefiles

    3. Databases

  6. Chapter 6 What You Can Do with Geolocation

    1. Geomarketing

    2. Geosocial

    3. Geotagging

    4. Geo-applications

    5. HTML5 and Geolocation