CloudServices/Location

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Objective

The Mozilla Location Service is an open service which lets devices determine their location based on network infrastructure like WiFi access points and cell towers. The service is available at https://location.services.mozilla.com

Contributing

There are various ways to contribute, please refer to https://location.services.mozilla.com/ for details.

Users of the Mozilla Stumbler Android application can also voluntarily contribute to a leaderboard available at https://location-leaderboard.services.mozilla.com/

FAQ

Every project has some frequently asked questions.

Goals

  • Provide a highly accurate geolocation service for any device and in any country, based on publicly observable signal information (like Bluetooth, cell and WiFi networks or IP addresses).
  • Improve the privacy aspects of the geolocation service compared to the current market offerings.

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Bug reporting

Communication