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Many to many mobile maps

Hirtle, SC and Raubal, M (2013) Many to many mobile maps. In: UNSPECIFIED UNSPECIFIED, 141 - 157. ISBN UNSPECIFIED

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Abstract

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013. The rapid development of mobile computing devices along with a variety of Web 2.0 social networking tools has led to a dramatic change in the way maps and other spatial displays are utilized. The evolution from stand-alone desktop GIS to the interactive, mobile devices, in which information from one or more sources and is sent to one or more sinks, is discussed. The result is access to real-time information, which is generated from both traditional sources, social networks, and other specialized geowikis. Both the benefits of many to many mobile maps and the emergence of new problems, such as understanding the needs of the user and providing appropriate context, are discussed.


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Item Type: Book Section
Status: Published
Creators/Authors:
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Hirtle, SChirtle@pitt.eduHIRTLE
Raubal, M
Date: 1 January 2013
Date Type: Publication
Access Restriction: No restriction; Release the ETD for access worldwide immediately.
Page Range: 141 - 157
DOI or Unique Handle: 10.1007/978-3-642-34359-9_8
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Schools and Programs: School of Information Sciences > Information Science
Refereed: Yes
Date Deposited: 11 Feb 2013 15:40
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2017 06:55
URI: http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/17304

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