Vol. 03: StompBox: Mobile Hotspot

Turn your car into a Wi-Fi hotspot, then use GPS and webcam input to map your current location online and auto-generate a photo travelog.



+ Downloads & Extras:

NOTE: The article mentions scripts for vehicle tracking. The scripts changed drastically due to the Gmap APIs being released.  Tor will have them up within a week on the stompboxnetworks.com site, barring any unforseen delays, and we'll add them to this page as soon as they're available.

+ LINKS

You may have all parts needed to build your own EVDO router!

Download and directions for a ready-to-go "disk image" for the CF card.


MAKE: AMENDS Errata for This Article

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Correction for page 67
There is one missing word in the sidebar at the bottom of the page, "Adding a Webcam." The missing word is "script."

The complete sentence should be

Change the interval by editing the file etc/cron.d/getcam and add cameras by duplicating the script."


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