A trip to the North and some GPS fun April 15, 2009Posted by GuySoft in Crictor, Hamakor, ITU, linux, Maemo, open source.
Tags: googleearth, gps, ITU, linux, Maemo
This Passover, I went on a trip in the North of Israel in the Golan heights.
However, apart from enjoying the beauty of nature I thought I might do a little experiment with my Nokia N810, a Linux device with a GPS receiver.
What I did was switch it on at the beginning of the tour and put it back inside my bag, ignoring it most of the time.
The result was a complete GPX file of our tour.
On the Nokia it looked nice, however I wanted to see if I can extract more data at home with the GPX file.I found 3 tools I could do with it.