An Architecture for Location Aware Applications

  title={An Architecture for Location Aware Applications},
  author={James Nord and K{\aa}re Synnes and Peter Parnes},
This paperpresentsan architecture for location aware applications, where positioning sources such as GPS, WaveLANand Bluetoothdevicescan be seamlesslyinterchangedor evencombinedto achievea more accuratepositioningservicewith a higheravailability thana singlepositioning source could provide. Thearchitecture also supports peer-to-peer communicationto allow clients to interchange position information over a local wirelessnetwork such as Bluetoothor WaveLAN.This enablesa user to useotherusers… CONTINUE READING
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