[OSM-talk] New Tech Sirf II -> Sirf III

Erik Johansson erjohan at gmail.com
Tue Apr 25 09:31:07 BST 2006

On 4/25/06, Simon Hewison <simon at zymurgy.org> wrote:
> Erik Johansson wrote:
> > Finishing off this night session
> >
> > I bought a USB mouse with a Sirf III chip set and it's a bit scary I'm
> > getting a lock on 8 satellites  in my living room with the metallic
> > shades down. And it's about 50m off target, I will compare them abit
> > more later on.
> Never heard a GPS receiver referred to as a mouse before. I guess you
> could use it as a mouse, but you'd need a long cable and a big table.

Ah language is a constant source for amazement, I won't start playing
hockey with my "GPS puck" anytime soon.. ;-) I got three mails about
this, I guess GPS mouse is a local expression


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