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SiRFstudio Location SDK - Cell-ID and GPS location

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CSR plc is pleased to announce " SiRFstudio Location SDK for BlackBerry platform"  for the BlackBerry developer community.

 

SiRFstudio Location SDK allows an application to obtain location using Cell-Id or  GPS location Methods. It enables BlackBerry developers to support thier Location Based applications on Non-GPS devices; and to obtain location where GPS fix or location is not available, such as Indoor areas

You can download the location SDK fromhttp://ota.ss.sirf.com/sdk/SSC-BB-LOCATION_1.6.9.zi

SiRFstudio Client BlackBerry Location SDK (SSC_BB_LOC-1.6.9.zip) contain

  • lib/SiRFstudioAPI.jar - SiRFstudio client library to obtain cell-id locatio
  • SiRFstudio Client Location API Overview.docx - Document describing SiRFstudio Client features and typical APIs and their usage.
  • Javadoc - API documentation in html format.
  • Sample/src - Sample Application source code

 

 Note: you will need an API key to use the library. To get an API key, please send us an email at either support.lifeline@csr.com or supportlifeline@csr.com and please mention  SSC-APP-KEY in the subject line. We will send you an API key within 48 hrs.

 

 please share your feedback on the SDK with us by sending an email to supportlifeline@csr.com. Please don't reply to this post. 

System Requirement

  • SiRFstudio Location SDK version is compatible with BlackBerry OS 4.5 onwards.
  • BlackBerry Certificate for  Signing your application.
  • Application Key provided by CSR to use the SiRFstudio Client library, as described above

 

Please also check out our lifeline application - Real-time Tracking and Geo-Alert evaluation.

 

 Thanks,

CSR support Team

support.lifeline@csr.com

 

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Re: SiRFstudio Location SDK - Cell-ID and GPS location

How accurate is this? google gears is off about 200 ft in my scenarios...
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Re: SiRFstudio Location SDK - Cell-ID and GPS location

Does this come with webworks hooks? does it override any geolocation features?