Update Your Location With Windows Mobile Via GPS Using Hineini

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Do you use Windows Mobile and are jealous of your iPhone friends using GPS location based services? If you use Yahoo’s Fire Eagle service to share your location with the world, then you have a good chance to show off as well. Hineini is a free app that runs natively on Windows Mobile and allows you to send your location in almost real-time.

All you have to do is to download the app from the link given at the end, install it in Windows Mobile, and login to Yahoo’s Fire Eagle service. That’s all, now your location will be updated periodically depending on the settings you have chosen.

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You can also choose to update your location when GPS fails. In this case it will use Cell Towers and estimate your location.

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The time intervals to update you location can be set to as low as 1 minute and as high as 60 minutes(1 hour).

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You will be able to see your location on the map when the app is running on the foreground. Otherwise it will run in the background updating your location periodically thus preserving the battery life of your mobile.

Download Hineini

It works on Windows Mobile 5 and 6 only running .NET Compact Framework 3.5. Enjoy!

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