SaveAlert is an adaptive framework for danger-detection using existing devices such as off-the-shelf smartphones and smartwatches. The framework can be extended to different sensors that could trigger distress signals to notify nearby users of potentially dangerous situations.
The integration of Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) radios into modern-day objects has heralded the explosion of In-ternet of Things (IoT)-enabled devices in the world around us. It has also facilitated our long-standing vision of a user carrying many cooperating devices to support their everyday activities. Modern gyms are excellent examples of motivating IoT… (More)
The availability of Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled devices has resulted in a rapid increase in the number of devices a user carries with them. To support the collection of data from the set of a user's devices as well as interact with the environment around them, we present MiHub, a system architecture that dynamically manages limited resources and… (More)
SaveAlert is an adaptive framework for crowd-monitoring and danger-detection using off-the-shelf smartphones and other peripherals such as smartwatches. It is a system that provides users with an increased awareness of their surroundings by detecting and notifying them of impending danger, by relying only on sensor data collected from the users. Our… (More)