FlashLinQ: enabling a mobile proximal internet

  title={FlashLinQ: enabling a mobile proximal internet},
  author={M. Scott Corson and Rajiv Laroia and Junyi Li and Vincent D. Park and Tom Richardson and George Tsirtsis and Sathyadev Uppala},
  journal={IEEE Wireless Communications},
FlashLinQ is a wireless communications system founded on the realization of a "wireless sense"-a sense whose embodiment in devices provides Internet application peers with a direct awareness of each other's physical proximity and relevance, creating a new form of proximityaware internetworking, and thereby realizing a necessary step towards what we term a "Mobile Proximal Internet". The need for such a system arises from the pervasive spread of Internet devices and applications in our daily… CONTINUE READING