Brussels / 2 & 3 February 2019


Open Source Geolocation

The story and challenges ahead

In this talk, Zeeshan will share his story of development of Geoclue, the open source geolocation service for Linux. He'll talk about the challenges and setbacks faced during these years in developing a framework designed to provide a simple API to application developers while also addressing the privacy issues related to giving out users' location to random applications. Also presented will be the current big problems faced by the project and possible solutions to them.


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