Tag Archives: geolocation

Geolocation sensing

Most modern browsers support geolocation sensing. Essentially, when a user vists a webpage, the browser can sense the geolocation of that user. The user is prompted to share his location and only on approval. is the location shared. Typically, the location is determined using some of the following parameters (in order of accuracy) – Using [...]

Why one more HTML5 Blog ?

There is a lot of buzz of HTML5 nowadays. HTML5 does introduce a lot of revolutionary bits which are expected to change the way data is presented over the internet. Primary among them are – Offline storage through cache and database storage in a local SQLite database. – Geo-location sensing via the browser. – Canvas [...]