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Wardriving

Known as: War driver, War walking, War-driving 
Wardriving is the act of searching for Wi-Fi wireless networks by a person in a moving vehicle, using a portable computer, smartphone or personal… 
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2017
2017
In order to maintain certain quality of Wi-Fi services even in the congested, uncoordinated ISM bands in urban areas, mobile Wi… 
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Indoor localization using mobile sensors has gained momentum lately. Most of the current systems rely on an extensive calibration… 
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
This paper presents a quantitative study on the performance of 3G mobile data offloading through WiFi networks. We recruited 97… 
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
We propose UnLoc, an unsupervised indoor localization scheme that bypasses the need for war-driving. Our key observation is that… 
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The rapid growth of location-based applications has spurred extensive research on localization. Nonetheless, indoor localization… 
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Finding a person in a public place, such as in a library, conference hotel, or shopping mall, can be difficult. The difficulty… 
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mobile applications often need location data, to update locally relevant information and adapt the device context. While most… 
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
This paper identifies the possibility of using electronic compasses and accelerometers in mobile phones, as a simple and scalable… 
2005
2005
The fact that wireless local area networks (WLAN) use radio spectrum for transmitting data has with it pros and cons. Mobility… 
2004
2004
Nokia, the Finnish mobile phone manufacturer, has referred to roaming Wi-Fi use as "robbing," (1) while the New York Times…