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Issue No.01 - January-March (2010 vol.9)
pp: 28-37
Graeme Stevenson , University College Dublin , Dublin
Juan Ye , University College Dublin, Dublin
Simon Dobson , University College Dublin University College, Dublin Dublin
Paddy Nixon , University College Dublin, Dublin
ABSTRACT
Location is a core concept in most pervasive systems—and one that's surprisingly hard to deal with flexibly. Using a location model supporting a range of expressive representations for spaces, spatial relationships, and positioning systems, the authors constructed LOC8, a programming framework for exploring location data's multifaceted representations and uses. With LOC8, developers can construct complex queries by combining basic queries and additional contextual information.
INDEX TERMS
ubiquitous computing, pervasive computing, location-dependent and sensitive, programming paradigm
CITATION
Graeme Stevenson, Juan Ye, Simon Dobson, Paddy Nixon, "LOC8: A Location Model and Extensible Framework for Programming with Location", IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol.9, no. 1, pp. 28-37, January-March 2010, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2009.90
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