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Accessing Location Data from a Website

Hi Everyone,

 

I am working on a mobile web-based application that uses smartphone geolocation data.

 

I'm aware that the javascript functions for BlackBerry work (ie blackberry.location.GPSSupported will return true), but I have not been able to get blackberry.location.latitude or blackberry.location.longitude to return anything but 0. I have refreshed the location on the BlackBerry and checked that all BB settings are correct... still nothing. Am I missing something huge like these functions cannot be called by a web browser?

 

Thanks so much for any tips you might have.

Cheers!

Denis