location

  1. pscheven

    Thread Recording GPS location in the background doesn't work when battery optimizations are enabled on Android

    Hello. We develop an application which is used for outdoor activities (hiking, bicycle, mountain bike, ...) and one of the main features of the application is to record the track of the user thanks to the GPS of the smartphone / tablet in the background in order to save it on the user account...
  2. Marko121212

    Thread MLS Maic "smart" assistant location problem! Please help :/

    Hello good people! I did a factory reset because this device was not working good and it was really buggy, I did this before when i had problem with the device, but now I'm stuck at location selection and can't pass it! Please take a look at my pictures, to clear the situation. I'm seeking for...
  3. Mike-mei

    Thread Obtain Nearest Address to a Longitude-Latitude Point

    In the mobile Internet era, people are increasingly using mobile apps for a variety of different purposes, such as buying products online, hailing taxis, and much more. When using such an app, a user usually needs to manually enter their address for package delivery or search for an appropriate...
  4. I

    Thread Disable Android 12 location indicator permanently

    Hey guys, is there any way to disable the Android 12 Location/Camera/Microphone indicator PERMANENTLY. This is one of the most annoying features of A12 so far if you have apps that have to access your location on a regular basis (like every minute or so). I've been looking for a script or...
  5. Mike-mei

    Thread How to Continuously Locate a Device in the Background

    Nowadays, apps use device location to provide a wide variety of services. You may want to see a user's location to show services around them, learn the habits of users in different areas, or perform location-based actions, like a ride-hailing app calculating travel distance and trip fare. In...
  6. Mike-mei

    Thread How to Request Ads Using Location Data

    Have you ever had the following experience: When you are walking on a road and searching for car information in a social networking app, an ad pops up to you suddenly, telling you about discounts at a nearby car dealership. Given the advantages of the short distance, demand matching, and...
  7. Mike-mei

    Thread How Can an App Show More POI Details to Users

    With the increasing popularity of the mobile Internet, mobile apps are now becoming an integral part of our daily lives and provide increasingly more diverse functions that bring many benefits to users. One such function is searching for Point of Interests (POIs) or places, such as banks and...
  8. Mike-mei

    Thread Plan Routes to Nearby Places in an App

    Route planning is a very common thing that all of us do in our daily lives. Route planning in apps allows users to enter a location that they want to go to and then select an appropriate route based on various factors such as the estimated time of arrival (ETA), and is applicable to a wide range...
  9. Mike-mei

    Thread How to Use Geofences for Precise Audience Messaging

    Precise messaging is an important way for mobile apps to retain users and is usually achieved by segmenting users into different groups according to their preferences and then adopting different messaging policies for each user segment. However, if you want to push messages to users based on...
  10. grex_vibra

    Thread Question WhatsApp Live Location Sharing Problem.

    Hi, The problem is when I share live locations and my screen goes black (sleep), the other side cannot read actual location because of WhatsApp in idle mode. The permission access for WhatsApp is "Allow only while using the app". Even I share live location for 8 hours, GPS will not moving...
  11. Mike-mei

    Thread How to Integrate Location Kit in HarmonyOS Watches

    These days, the smart watch market is highly competitive. Watches no longer just tell us the time, rather they can allow us to take and make calls, scan barcodes, check our location, and perform a variety of other functions. They are particularly useful for vulnerable groups such as children and...
  12. D

    Thread Service keeps getting disabled

    Hi everybody I'm running a virtual android 7 - app name vphonegaga (faster better then vmos - in my opinion). The host machine is LG G8S running android 11. In the virtual machine - a certain service (within google play services) called "LocationAccuracyInjectorService" keeps getting disabled...
  13. J

    Thread Question Google often asks for location

    Hello, this week I flashed ArrowOS 12 custom ROM and I had bit problem with the green indicator about location. I was curious, so I started finding. And I founded that google asks for my location history every few minutes. Is that normal? It is bit annoying and I can't find any settings related...
  14. ThePieMonster

    Thread Is There A Android Application For Testing / Viewing Location Data?

    Currently on the hunt for a android application that can display the devices location information on screen. Ideally the application will be able to display all the different location methods at once as there are several methods and API's available. Google Location Services API...
  15. HanCCC

    Thread Get location info return TaskCancelException with VivoV2050

    I am encountering a problem is that the system will throw the TaskCancelException back when I am trying to get the location info. At the time, I try to open Google map(someone answered it can be solved by opening Google map) without connecting to Internet, and go back to APP to try again to get...
  16. KRN187x

    Thread Wifi scan on or off?

    Hello, I've just turned off wifi & bt scan, it's a great battery saver on my oneplus 8 pro. But I just notice that snapchat location is not accurate - I have tested with wifi scan on and off and it just make sense. Does anyone have this problem and how you have solved this?
  17. valenhua

    Thread [APP 4.0+] TX Toolbox 1.5.2

    TX Toolbox is a simple and very efficient and powerful App for not only normal users but also for developers. It is packed with many useful features like CPU, RAM, OS, Sensors, Storage, Battery, Camera, WiFi,Wake on LAN and so on. It's less than 10MB APK size. Many powerful features will be...
  18. T

    Thread Google map location share - battery optimization kills result

    I set location share in google maps in my son's smartphone (galaxy a5 with LOS 17.1). What I did : 1. maps has an opened firewall for wifi and lte in AfWall+, lte modem and mobile data is always active in this phone 2. maps is excluded from xprivacylua (nothing blocked) 3. maps has all...
  19. mf25nl

    Thread [P40 Pro GMS Installed] Chrome/Trichrome Update install location?

    Dear Community, I wonder something.. i have a P40 Pro GMS fully working with google services & push notifications big thanks to googlefier & Icebox. But I wanted to update googlechrome and every time I got the message: App incompatible. found to solve this by downloading webview(Trichrome)...
  20. haniya ch

    Thread Android best live earth map - 3d map - live webcam hd, earth maps and gps navigation dev

    Live earth map - World Map 3D, Earth Map HD is the free GPS Map app. It is specially developed for the tourist. Explore the beauty of World with Live Street Map View 2021.Enjoy World Map 3D terrain view of the entire globe on Global Satellite Earth Map. Enjoy 360 satellite View of thousands of...
  21. floor_official

    Thread My gps has completely stopped working after installing smali patcher

    device info: xiaomi mi8 lite, unlocked bootloader, magisk root, twrp, android 10, passed safetyNet I installed Smali Patcher and my gps completely stopped working. My real location doesn't show on google maps or any other apps that use gps. Enabling google map accuracy doesnt work either, as...
  22. M

    Thread [APP][5.0+] My Location - Know your Geo Coordinates

    My Location is a small app to know your geo coordinates using on-device GPS and Network location providers. Features: My Location finds your device's location in the following ways: GPS is usually the most accurate method. But a position fix may take some time or may not work at all due to...
  23. X

    Thread Xperia XZ2 Compact: in US, but Accuweather and Open Weather Map occasionally show location as Lyublino (Moscow, Russia) - hacked?

    This has been happening for around 2-3 years now. I'd get a weather alert notification for Lyublino, a district in Moscow, Russia. This is from the stock weather app (it's just called Weather). The current version is 1.3.A.4.27) and it uses AccuWeather as its provider, with no option to change...
  24. true_nakul

    Thread Introducing Guardians by Truecaller

    Hello everyone! I am Nakul and I am a product manager at Truecaller. My team & I recently launched a new app called Guardians which is focused on personal safety. The basic idea is to offer a simple & seamless way of sharing location with your trusted contacts - but it's more that that. We...
  25. L

    Thread How a Programmer Created a Helpful Travel App for His Girlfriend

    "Hey, they say it's five centimeters per second. The falling speed of a cherry blossom petal. Five centimeters per second." Upon hearing these famous lines from a well-known Japanese anime, John, a Huawei programmer, realized that cherry trees are currently blossoming. John's girlfriend...
  26. E

    Thread How to Develop a Weather App with Flutter using Location Kit and OpenWeatherMap API?

    Photo by Osman Rana on Unsplash 📖Introduction In this post, I am going to show you how to develop a weather application with Flutter using HMS Location Kit and OpenWeatherMap API. It will be a very basic application with two screens, splash, and main page. We will retrieve the user’s location...
  27. OlivierLevine

    Thread Which Security Policy Overrides The Other?

    In regards to the following 2 Policies: - The app cannot access location information in the background (the 5th Requirement under developer.android.com/guide/topics/connectivity/wifi-rtt#requirements). - There exists an ACCESS_BACKGROUND_LOCATION permission (the 1st sub-point under...
  28. OlivierLevine

    Thread Which Security Policy Overrides The Other?

    In regards to the following 2 Policies: - The app cannot access location information in the background (the 5th Requirement under developer.android.com/guide/topics/connectivity/wifi-rtt#requirements). - There exists an ACCESS_BACKGROUND_LOCATION permission (the 1st sub-point under...
  29. 'Tron

    Thread Location search using Bing & mapping apps

    I've an oddly specific question: if you search for a location, say a 7-eleven, using the Bing app or Bing in the browser, and you hit the directions button - what navigation app opens, Here WeGo?
  30. I

    Thread GPS only works when sky is visible (outdoor). Does not work indoors

    Bought OP 7T yesterday. Today I noticed that the GPS only works when the sky is visible above in outdoors. When I'm indoor and the sky is not directly visible above the GPS does not work at all. *GPS works with Mobile data or Wifi at my home (I live in 2nd floor, in a 7 floor building) **tried...
  31. h8Aramex

    Thread How is GPS on the device? Is it accurate? Good lock?

    I know, odd question, but it's important for me. There is a Note 9 in the family, a OP7 Pro to try, and so on. They all suck at GPS tracking/lock-on compared to my old Note 4 and former Mate 10 Pro. Notebookcheck praised the Pixel 3a XL's accuracy, so I wonder... is it really that good? I...
  32. X

    Thread GPS Option Automatically Resetting to Device Only / Battery Saver ?

    Hi, I am using Redmi Note 3 on MIUI 10 (android 6). I have seen that my location option automatically reverts to battery saving / device only. I can manually set it to high accuracy but when I turn GPS off & on back again, it again resets to battery saver due to which many apps stop working...
  33. Alexandre-P

    Thread Any way to disable GPS on Android 9.0 Pie?

    Hi! Just flashed the new Open Beta 22 based on Android 9.0. A bit surprised and disappointed to see that there does not seem to have any way to disable the GPS while keeping other location method (Wifi+cellular) activated. All we seem to be able to do is either: - completely disable location...
  34. N

    Thread Cloned Whatsapp (MIUI 9.6.2.0) - location sharing does not work

    Does anyone of you experienced a problem to share location in cloned Whastapp? It has permission for GPS, if I take it away, it asks for it again but it doesn't turn on GPS, so sharing doesn't work... Any reason/solution for that? MIUI 9.6.2.0 Magisk + Xposed (but I think that shouldn't be the...
  35. X

    Thread Location Method changing automatically

    Hi All, ive found a new annoyance with my phone recently. I always keep my phone location settings on battery saver mode as i believe having it on high accuracy all the time does make a difference to stand by drain with google's constant requests of location data. however recently it seems the...
  36. R

    Thread Screenshots uploaded to Google Photos

    Screenshots taken on POCO F1 are getting stored under "DCIM\Screenshots". Google Photos is automatically backing up all the folders under DCIM thinking it's the camera roll. So all the screenshots are getting automatically uploaded to Google Photos. Is there any workaround for this? Is anyone...
  37. T

    Thread Location stuck either high accuracy or battery saving

    Op3, LineageOS 7.1. My location will not turn off completely. The toggle stays on and will only switch to battery saving. I also cannot switch to device only. If i tap that, it turns on high accuracy. So I only get those two modes, either battery saving or high accuracy. I'd like to be able to...
  38. V

    Thread 802L Reports About GPS Reliability

    Hi All, I'm planning to get this tablet for the car which i'm also hoping to use for navigation, i'm seeking reports from direct experience regarding the GPS reliability, iv'e seen reports on some Huawei models (not necessarily the M2) about weak GPS signals and the location not being accurate...
  39. P

    Thread Map of connected objects

    Hello everyone, I remember seeing a map online where one could see all connected objects (Internet box, trains, cellphones...) I don't remember the URL though. Would anyone have an idea ? Too bad I did not bookmark it then. It may not exist anymore with GPRD rules now...
  40. T

    Thread J330F: WiFi disconnects within seconds after Location (GPS) is turned off

    My brand new debloated (list below) J330F with firmware J330FXXU3ARA4 gets disconnected from WiFi within seconds if Location is disabled, on any WiFi hotspot. Tried to reset the network, no success. What else can I do? The device is rooted (SuperSU) and with TWRP. Here what I removed to...
  41. S

    Thread Fire HD 10 2017 - No GPS Location after Google Play installed

    I'd recently installed Google Play onto my Fire HD 10 and noticed my weather apps could no longer access the location services to give me the local weather. It doesn't matter if the apps were downloaded from the Amazon or Play store. The only weather app that still works is the preinstalled one...
  42. S

    Thread GPS issues.

    After switching to full treble builds, my battery saving location mode is showing me somewhere in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, whereas I am currently at Kolkata and have never been to Japan with this device.:confused: Please suggest me something so that I can get back to a "working" battery saving...
  43. komorovg

    Thread [APP][5.0+] Map Paper Live Wallpaper

    What it does? Map Paper shows stylized map of your current location as device wallpaper. Live wallpaper While used as live wallpaper Map Paper is location aware - that means it will refresh automatically when you move (with respect to choosen update frequency). Static wallpaper You can also...
  44. D

    Thread GPS - Apps can't use my location

    Hello there, After I've updated to Oreo I can't use properly any GPS app. It gives me an approximated location but it doesn't refresh in real time and it can't give me route directions (even though it gives me a route from A to B). Any one having the same problem or maybe have it fixed ...
  45. S

    Thread [APP][4.1+] Hot Apps Nearby - Discover the Best and Most Popular Apps Around You

    Play Store Link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=nearby.apps.hot.popular.com.hotappsnearby Discover the best and most popular apps and games in your nearby location, or anywhere in the world. An anonymous, but social, list of apps ordered by popularity in your nearby region. ☆ An...
  46. Lost.soul

    Thread [FIX] GPS Locking issues with your Pixel 2XL

    Hello, So I think I may have found a possible fix for the GPS taking ages to lock position in maps. It seems the issue is related to Data for some reason, what I noticed is when I was connected to Wifi for a long time then hopped in the car and switched back to Data, GPS would never lock. No...
  47. M

    Thread Cannot activate high accuracy location

    I cannot activate high accuracy location on my Verizon s8 plus. Most apps require high accuracy location. As soon as I click authorize, I get a notification about "Izat" services authorization to collect data. I click accept and it goes back to device only. Is there a fix? I'm sure there is...
  48. C

    Thread GPS problem after Oreo update

    Hi all, I having hard time to get waze and maps to work properly after Oreo update... When I using waze, it can detect my location and show the routes but it keep showing location unavailable message and takes long time to show accurate tracks. I didnt have this problem on nougat. Any help?
  49. H

    Thread [APP][4.1+] Family Location Sharing - Unlimited Location History, Weather Info.

    Family Location Sharing is a robust, efficient and accurate location tracking app. It is designed to help you find your friend's location in a very accurate and fast way. The app enables location tracking between friends and family in a private network. Easily add an endless number of friends to...
  50. E

    Thread No location after Android Oreo update

    I've updated to Oreo a couple of days ago and I've noticed I can no longer get a GPS lock. AGPS data is downloaded and satellites are found and fixed, but resolving a location no longer happens. I've also performed a factory reset and reflashed Android Oreo but the problem persists. Searching...