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Summary In this introductory chapter, we have identified how LBS work — the buzzwords behind all things location and the importance of GPS. Specifically, we discovered: LBS, and its applications in the real worldHow Apple uses Location in its iOS devicesGPS how it worksNon-GPS-based solutions for location We also discussed new potentials in LBS markets — that of Indoor Navigation. Now that we've got our feet grounded in location, we can move to the next chapter that introduces Apple's Xcode IDE and HTML5-based app development tools.

  

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