Issue No.03 - July-September (2007 vol.6)
Masatoshi Arikawa , University of Tokyo
Shin'ichi Konomi , University of Tokyo
Keisuke Ohnishi , Navitime Japan
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2007.61
In Japan, 1.82 million citizens use a commercial mobile phone-based navigation service called Navitime, which is influencing how people get around in complex urban environments. This article reports on experiences with this large-scale service and discusses its implications for designing urban-computing services. This article is part of a special issue on Urban Computing.
location-dependent and sensitive, deployment, usage experience, user issues, pedestrians, pervasive computing, urban computing.
Masatoshi Arikawa, Shin'ichi Konomi, Keisuke Ohnishi, "Navitime: Supporting Pedestrian Navigation in the Real World", IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol.6, no. 3, pp. 21-29, July-September 2007, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2007.61