Home  |  My Account  |  Shopping Cart (0 items)   
   
Login/Signup  |  Help  |  Contact Us  
Search for Books:       Advanced Search
Advance Search Cancel
Title : Author :
From Date To Date
Publisher : ISBN Number :
Category : Price : From To

Location Aware Applications-Murat Aktihanoglu, Richard Ferraro
Location Aware Applications  Review
by Murat Aktihanoglu, Richard Ferraro (Author)
Customer Reviews (0) | Write a Review
Publisher : Manning Dreamtech Press
Publish date : 30-Sep-2011
Category : Computer Books New Arrival
Mediatype : Books
Binding : Paperback
Availability : IsAvailable, Order now ships within 5-7 business days
List Price :   Rs. 499
15%   
off    
Greenleaf Price :  Rs. 424
You Save :  Rs. 75
ISBN : 9781935182337 / Indian ISBN 13: 9789350042212
Pages : 320
Book Summary : Location Aware Applications

Location-Aware Applications is a comprehensive guide to the technology and business of creating compelling location-based services and applications. The book walks you through the LBS landscape, from mapping technologies to available platforms; from toolkits to business questions like monetization and privacy.

About the Book
Mobile customers want entertainment, business apps, and on-the-go services that recognize and respond to location. This book will guide you through the technology and business of mobile applications so you can create competitive and innovative apps based on location-based services. It is an engaging look at the LBS landscape, from choosing the right mobile platform, to making money with your application, to dealing with privacy issues. It provides insight into a wealth of ideas for LBS development so you can build the next killer app.

What's Inside

  • Managing location-aware content
  • Making money from location-based services
  • Augmented reality and tablets
  • Detailed examples for iPhone and Android

Who Should Read this Book
This book is written for developers and business pros - no prior knowledge of location-based services is assumed.

Table of Contents
PART 1 LBS, THE BIG PICTURE
Location-based services: An overview
Positioning technologies
Mapping
Content options

PART 2 TECHNOLOGY
Consumer applications
Mobile platforms
Connectivity issues
Server-side integration

PART 3 CREATING WINNING LBS BUSINESSES
Monetization of location-based services
The privacy debate
Distributing your application
Securing your business idea

About the Author
Based in Barcelona, Richard Ferraro co-founded GeoMe Communications, a leading location-aware app innovator in 2008. An experienced Business Developer, Ric has over 15 years experience in people- and project-management in the corporate world. Ric is an Official Blog Contributor to the Mobile Monday Bloghive and W3C Mobile Web Initiative and has specific expertise in Location Based Services, Mobile Apps, Social Networks, Social Mobile Media, Privacy and Monetization Strategies. He holds an MBA from EADA Business School in Barcelona.

Murat Aktihanoglu is the founder of Centrl.com, a location-based social network.

Help
Contact Us
Payments
Shipping & Returns
Help & FAQ
Policies
Terms of Use
Security
Privacy
About Us
Blog
Careers
About us
Misc
Home
Affiliate
e-Gift Voucher
Book List
Author List
Search for Books :
© 2013 Greenleaf Bookshop. One Stop Shop for all your Books, Audio Books,CBT's, DVD's