Issue No. 06 - June (2011 vol. 44)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2011.129
R. J. Honicky , Nokia Research Center, Berkeley
Researchers are exploring the rendezvous concept - bringing sensors close to one another in space or time - as a way to make sense of disparate data collected by individuals. Applications such as participatory atmospheric sensing illustrate the potential of rendezvous to help create powerful mobile applications.
Ubiquitous computing, Human-centered computing, Mobile computing
R. J. Honicky, "Understanding and Using Rendezvous to Enhance Mobile Crowdsourcing Applications," in Computer, vol. 44, no. , pp. 22-28, 2011.