Platys: From Position to Place-Oriented Mobile Computing

  title={Platys: From Position to Place-Oriented Mobile Computing},
  author={Rosa Laura Zavala Gutierrez and Pradeep K. Murukannaiah and Nithyananthan Poosamani and Timothy W. Finin and Anupam Joshi and Injong Rhee and Munindar P. Singh},
  journal={AI Magazine},
The Platys project focuses on developing a high-level, semantic notion of location called place. A place, unlike a geospatial position, derives its meaning from a user’s actions and interactions in addition to the physical location where they occur. Our aim is to enable the construction of a large variety of applications that take advantage of place to… CONTINUE READING