Handbook Of Research On Mobility And Computing: Evolving Technologies And Ubiquitous Impacts, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1609600436
  • ISBN-13: 9781609600433
  • DDC: 004.165
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 900 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released July 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Discusses the main issues, challenges, opportunities, and trends related to this explosive range of new developments and applications, in constant evolution, and impacting every organization and society as a whole. This two volume handbook supports post-graduate students, teachers, and researchers, as well as IT professionals and managers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Mobile Technologies.
2: Evaluating the Context Aware Browser: A Benchmark for Proactive, Mobile, and Contextual Web Search.
3: Routing in Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks.
4: Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Protocol Design and Implementation.
5: Convergence of Wireless Technologies in Consolidating E-Government Applications in Sub-Saharan Africa.
6: Process Innovation with Ambient Intelligence (AmI) Technologies in Manufacturing SMEs: Absorptive Capacity Limitations.
7: Providing Ubiquitous Access to Synthetic Sign Language Contents over Multiple Platforms.
8: The Impact of MIMO Communication on Non-Frequency Selective Channels Performance.
9: Node Localization in Ad-hoc Networks.
10: Wireless and Mobile Technologies Improving Diabetes Self-Management.
11: Adaptive Multicarrier Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum Combined with Channel Coding.
12: Key Adoption Challenges and Issues of B2B E-Commerce in the Healthcare Sector.
13: A Pervasive Polling Secret-Sharing Based Access Control Protocol for Sensitive Information.
14: Mobile Location-Based Recommender: An Advertisement Case Study.
15: Success Cases for Mobile Devices in a Real University Scenario.
16: Event Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks.
17: M-English Podcast: A Tool for Mobile Devices.
18: Public Safety Networks.
19: Mobile Applications as Mobile Learning and Performance Support Tools in Psychotherapy Activities.
20: CampusLocator: A Mobile Location-Based Service for Learning Resources.
21: The Future of WiMAX.
22: Determinants of Loyalty Intention in Portuguese Mobile Market.
23: Mobile Agents: Concepts and Technologies.
24: Vehicular Delay Tolerant Networks.
25: Monitoring the Learning Process through the use of Mobile Devices.
26: The Making of Nomadic Work: Understanding the Mediational Role of ICTs.
27: I-Gate: Interperception - Get all the Environments.
28: CONNECTOR: A Geolocated Mobile Social Service.
29: Providing VoIP and IPTV Services in WLANs.
30: SIe-Health, e-Health Information System.
31: Combining Location Tracking and RFID Tagging toward an Improved Research Infrastructure.
32: Model and Infrastructure for Communications in Context-Aware Services.
33: Network Mobility and Mobile Applications Development.
34: Building Mobile Sensor Networks Using Smartphones and Web Services: Ramifications and Development Challenges.
35: Technologies to Improve the Quality of Handovers: Ontologies, Contexts and Mobility Management.
36: Making Location-Aware Computing Working Accurately in Smart Spaces.
37: User Pro-Activities Based on Context History.
38: Emerging Technologies.
39: Research Challenge of Locally Computed Ubiquitous Data Mining1.
40: Emerging Wireless Networks for Social Applications.
41: An Approach to Mobile Grid Platforms for the Development and Support of Complex Ubiquitous Applications.
42: Towards a Programming Model for Ubiquitous Computing.