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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
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.
ubiquitous computing, pervasive computing, location-dependent and sensitive, programming paradigm
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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