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I wanna build an app that tracks my smartphone(multiple) using gps and blue tooth connection or rf (haven't gotten that far yet) on a computer maybe using google maps... can you recommend some python gps module that can be used .... also feel free to point me in the direction of any material you feel may be helpful... Clay
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http://gagravarr.org/code/
http://www.pygps.org/
http://tinkerlog.com/2007/07/28/using-google-maps-with-a-mobile-gps-tracker/

Without knowing which phone model (OS) you expect to write this on, its hard to know which python module will fit for communicating with your GPS enabled device. I've included some links which should get you started though.
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disregard my last comment only pygps is down... thank you
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I'm going to be using blackberry and android based smartphones
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thanks
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