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New Flash library

March 24, 2009


I wrote a new library, Flash, which abstracts away most of the complexity of PROGMEM programming. It provides String, Array, and Table types that make ROM-based data collections as easy to use as “normal” types. Each overrides the C++ [] operator, so to get at individual elements, one simply uses familiar array syntax. For example, [...]

TinyGPS 8 released

March 3, 2009


Thanks to a helpful suggestion by user DanP, I have increased the effective resolution of the latitude and longitude values returned in TinyGPS.  The get_position method now returns values in units of 10-5 degrees, a 10-fold increase in resolution.  Note that if you use use the old get_position, you will have to make some minor [...]