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  So, What Have You Got? If you missed the introduction to this series, you will be needing the Raspberry Pi 2 GPS Kit unless you are sufficiently equipped with similar parts or hardware. Ten skilful people were chosen from just over four hundred to receive one of the kits from us at element14 and they may well have other ideas for the kit than for Geocaching, which is great! I look forward to seeing what you build - but there may be some, including those whom have bought the kit, that want ...
dmedlow

Geocaching Build

Posted by dmedlow Jul 20, 2015
Being selected for the geocaching build is fairly awesome. It does raise the challenge of exactly what to build. My partner is a geocaching fanatic - but is often cursing at the handheld dedicated GPS unit she uses. Often it fails to provide a good position fix, its hard to download web based cache location, the UI is rubbish and the batteries drain faster than you can say 'do we have any more batteries'.   My initial thoughts are to use the Pi + GPS (obviously) combined with one of the ...