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UbiPhone: Human-Centered Ubiquitous Phone System
April-June 2009 (vol. 8 no. 2)
pp. 40-47
Ren-Hung Hwang, National Chung Cheng University
Shang-Yi Tsai, National Chung Cheng University
Chiung-Ying Wang, National Chung Cheng University
Emerging rich wireless networking modalities facilitate the development of new intelligent, innovative services on smart phones. The authors propose a ubiquitous phone (UbiPhone) system that demonstrates innovative context-aware human-centric phone services, which could become available on smart phones. UbiPhone's features include UbiCall, AnyCall, and an emergency contact service. The authors have implemented a UbiPhone prototype on a smart phone with real context sources to demonstrate the system's feasibility.

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Index Terms:
pervasive computing, ubiquitous computing, human-centered computing, mobile communication systems, emerging technologies, serviceability, applications
Citation:
Ren-Hung Hwang, Shang-Yi Tsai, Chiung-Ying Wang, "UbiPhone: Human-Centered Ubiquitous Phone System," IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 40-47, April-June 2009, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2009.37
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