A little while ago I showed you how to start a script on your Raspberry Pi from boot and then use a button to execute a command in the terminal. One of the cool applications of being able to do this is that now you just have to turn on your Raspberry Pi for something to happen – no keyboard, mouse, ssh-ing or monitor required!
I decided to apply this awesomeness to Adafruit’s Ultimate GPS Breakout Board so that I could take the GPS and the Pi anywhere I wanted.
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Adafruit Ultimate GPS Breakout – 66 channel w/10 Hz updates – Version 3: New! Version 3 comes with the latest module which has external antenna support and Pulse-Per-Second output
We carry a few different GPS modules here in the Adafruit shop, but none that satisfied our every desire – that’s why we designed this little GPS breakout board. We believe this is the Ultimate GPS module, so we named it that. (read more)
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