Tag Archives: Testing

Writing Android Apps for Archaeology with MIT App Inventor

App InventorĀ started as a joint project between Google and MIT in 2010, but dropped by Google at the end of 2011, this project is now being run entirely by MIT. The system is designed to let non programmers build android … Continue reading

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Test of Google (Asus) Nexus 7 with bluetooth GPS against Garmin Geko

The next installment in my Nexus 7 tests has been a proper field test, collecting more meaningful data. For this test, as before, using a Qstarz GPS818X bluetooth GPS receiver running through the Bluetooth GPS Provider, points were recorded on … Continue reading

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Test of Google (Asus) Nexus 7 on board GPS vs bluetooth GPS

Having recently bought a Nexus 7 I have been keen to explore its suitability as a tool for archaeology. First a test of its mapping potential using GPS. For this test points were recorded on the tablet using the Droid2CAD … Continue reading

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