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Re: problems with coordination on GPS Module

 by plecharts ¦  Mon Dec 19, 2011 1:59 pm ¦  Forum: GPS ¦  Topic: problems with coordination on GPS Module ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1410

Coordinates 0.0 N 0.0 E would just mean the GPS receiver does not have a fix on the sattellites, in real-life application you would probably never have an exact 0.0 0.0 location with ordinary GPS receiver.

Re: problems with coordination on GPS Module

 by plecharts ¦  Sun Dec 18, 2011 10:44 pm ¦  Forum: GPS ¦  Topic: problems with coordination on GPS Module ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 1410

Well, there are two possibilities: 1) You are getting factory-default coordinates, which are transmitted when the GPS receiver does not have a lock at at least three sattellites. 2) You have dead GPS receiver. This has happened to me too, and you can try to compensate it software-side, but you will ...

Microsoft's Augmented Reality

 by plecharts ¦  Sat Nov 05, 2011 10:34 am ¦  Forum: SparkFun Product Questions ¦  Topic: Microsoft's Augmented Reality ¦  Replies: 0 ¦  Views: 277

Well, maybe they haven't told you, but in the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frGEzlrhve0&feature=player_embedded time 0:28, you can clearly see their Camera Projector is using Sparkfun FTDI Basic and some DOF I don't recognize. Really cool proof your products are really accurate, and makes me ...

Re: Raspberry Pi... please?

 by plecharts ¦  Sun Oct 09, 2011 11:25 am ¦  Forum: New Product Ideas ¦  Topic: Raspberry Pi... please? ¦  Replies: 10 ¦  Views: 3970

Well, I would buy it even if it would cost 50$, because even at that price, it is brilliant piece of hardware that beats even some more expensive embedded computers in that price range (0-99$).

Customer support not respoding

 by plecharts ¦  Thu Feb 24, 2011 1:28 pm ¦  Forum: SparkFun Site Questions/Comments ¦  Topic: Customer support not respoding ¦  Replies: 1 ¦  Views: 852

Hello, I have received LSM303DLH magneto/accelerometer, but it didn't work, so I send an email to customer support two days ago. They didn't reply to me (as of 24.2.2011), which looks suspicious, because my previous discussion with customer support (October 2010) was super fast. Was it lost somewher...