RETIRED - MG2639 Cellular Shield Hookup Guide

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Resources and Going Further

We hope you'll enjoy creating with the MG2639 Cellular Shield. If you have any questions about the board itself, these resources may be helpful:

For information about using the MG2639's GPS module, check out our GPS Basics and GPS Shield tutorials. We highly recommend using the Tiny GPS library for all of your GPS-string-parsing-in-Arduino needs.

If you'd like to continue exploring the tutorials in our catalog, here are a few related guides we'd recommend:

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Whether you want to connect an LCD to your shield to make a fully navigable cell phone, or want to log sensor data to data.sparkfun.com, the MG2639 Cellular Shield should serve as a solid launching point.