Order Tray | Contact Us | Home | SIG Lists

[aprssig] APRS Clients Blackberry

Matthew Asham/BCWNS matthewa at bcwireless.net
Mon Jun 29 15:19:59 UTC 2009


On Mon, 2009-06-29 at 08:09 -0700, Scott Miller wrote:
> Speaking of mobile browsers, I'm hoping to do a balloon launch from the 
> Black Rock Desert in Nevada this coming weekend.  Assuming there's any 
> cellular coverage where we're chasing, what would be the best site to 
> point non-ham chase volunteers to so they can use their smart phone to 
> watch the balloon's position?

I'm pretty partial towards aprs.fi.  It's pretty(tm).  The dynamic maps
aren't the best for blackberry's browser though.

I'd suggest a few links:
 * http://aprs.fi/static/<CALLSIGN-X> - static map
 * http://aprs.fi/?call=<CALLSIGN-X> - dynamic map (works on iPhone)

Matthew







More information about the aprssig mailing list