Energy Efficient GPS Sensing

CO-GPS: Energy Efficient GPS Sensing with Cloud Offloading Abstract—Location is a fundamental service for mobile computing. Typical GPS receivers, although widely available for navigation purposes, may consume too much energy to be useful for many applications. Observing that in many sensing scenarios, the location information can be post-processed when the data is uploaded to...

Tourism, Technology and Wellness

Co-creation: Tourism, Technology and Wellness Abstract: Developed countries set trends in types of tourism products and technologies that developing countries should incorporate in the tourism industry to allow their economies to grow. Typical types of such tourism products are the cocreation between tourism and technology, tourism and wellness and wellness and technology. Wellness involves...

Dynamic Carpooling Application Development

Dynamic Carpooling Application Development on Android Platform Abstract — In today’s world, there are lots of people commuting from place to place. Example: employees going back home. Students going home from university etc. And lot of times, people will be commuting via car or bike and there is place to take a fellow employee...

An Innovative Tour Recommendation System

An Innovative Tour Recommendation System for Tourists in Japan Abstract1— The paper demonstrates prototype of system that is capable of suggesting optimal touring plans which are composed of various points of interest (POI) and take travelers’ preferences and context into account. It systematically collects and analyzes information on thousands of tourists attraction areas and...

Addressing Mobile Cloud Computing Security Issues

Addressing Mobile Cloud Computing Security Issues: A Survey Ahstract-The cloud heralds a new era of computing where application services are provided through the Internet. Cloud Computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. The computing capability of mobile systems is enhanced by Cloud...

Collaborative Filtering Based Recommender

A Survey of Collaborative Filtering Based Recommender Systems for Mobile Internet Applications Abstract—With the rapid development and application of the mobile Internet, huge amounts of user data are generated and collected every day. How to take full advantages of these ubiquitous data is becoming the essential aspect of a recommender system. Collaborative filtering (CF)...

Blood Bank Management System

A Standard Compliant Blood Bank Management System with Enforcing Mechanism Abstract—Blood is a non-replenishable entity, the only source of which are humans. Timely availability of quality blood is a crucial requirement for sustaining the healthcare services. Therefore, maintaining quality of blood and identification of Professional Donors is a major responsibility of blood banks. NACO...

Realizing Near-Field Communication Mobile Payments

A Review of Technical Approaches to Realizing Near-Field Communication Mobile Payments Mobile phones that support near- eld communication (NFC)a contactless, low-power technology that lets devices communicate over distances on the order of a few centimeterscan act like a smart card when presented to a contactless terminal in so-called card emulation mode. One of this...

Cross Domain Handshake Scheme

A Provably-Secure Cross-Domain Handshake Scheme with Symptoms-Matching for Mobile Healthcare Social Network Abstract—With rapid developments of sensor, wireless and mobile communication technologies, Mobile Healthcare Social Networks (MHSNs) have emerged as a popular means of communication in healthcare services. Within MHSNs, patients can use their mobile devices to securely share their experiences, broaden their understanding...