Mar 27, 2012 gps navigation
Texas Instruments just announced SimpleLink GPS CC4000 which brings GPS functionality to microcontroller based applications. Uses for the SimpleLink GPS CC4000 is pretty much countless. Think asset tracking, fitness, precision timing, etc. This is a self-contained module that operates with any microcontroller or a microprocessor.while sporting an aggressive, sub-100mm2 form factor. As a result, a wide range of customers gain the ultimate flexibility when designing GPS-based applications such as asset tracking, industrial M2M, sports and fitness, and precision timing.
SimpleLink GPS CC4000 can alone deliver better than 2.5 meter accuracy and can update position each second and promises an ultra-fast time to first fix (TTFF) while consuming little power.