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Pubnub - Javascript Realtime Maps Geolocation Tracking

Pubnub Realtime Maps for Beginners with Javascript, Google Maps API and Pubsub Capability

4.80 (10 reviews)


1 hour


May 2019

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What you will learn

Pubnub Realtime Geolocation Tracking with Javascript and Google Maps API


The only course that gets straight to the point with realtime geolocation and tracking   

Learn how to integrate Pubnub, which is a global data stream network, with Google Maps API and Javascript in order to display realtime maps on your webpage. 

Realtime technology is the latest trend in the internet of things (IOT).  Jump on the bandwagon now so that you can start building realtime applications that were once a dream. 

This course is for absolute beginners who are having a hard time connecting the dots with Pubnub data streaming,  Javascript and Google Maps API.  You do not need any special software, hardware, etc.  All you need is a computer.  Ideally, you should have a hosting provider and domain name.  If not, a simple internet connection will be all that is required.

What You Will Learn:

  • How to Access the Pubnub Console in Order to Send and Receive Data to Your Website

  • How to Create a Live Flight Path Simulator that Will Send its Data Points to Pubnub

  • How to Create a Realtime Tracking Map that Will Send its Location Data to Pubnub

  • How to Take the Data Sent to Pubnub and Broadcast it Back to Other Users (Like Users Who Watch Cars on Rideshare Apps)


Pubnub - Javascript Realtime Maps Geolocation Tracking
Pubnub - Javascript Realtime Maps Geolocation Tracking
Pubnub - Javascript Realtime Maps Geolocation Tracking
Pubnub - Javascript Realtime Maps Geolocation Tracking




Getting Started With Pubnub

Creating a Pubnub Account

Hello World in Pubnub Tutorial

Combining Javascript, Pubnub and Google Maps For Realtime Tracking

Getting your API Key for Google Maps

Using Codepen to Generate our Map

Generating a Flight Path Map

Deep Dive Into the Code (OPTIONAL LECTURE)

Live Location - Part 1

Live Location - Part 2

Live Location - Part 3

Live Location - Part 4




Fredrick15 March 2021

Very detailed course and I appreciate it being driven towards beginners. Detailed explanations translated into a functional understanding. This wasn't a course of "copy what I do and you're done". Each element and function was broken down and explained how they work with each other.


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