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Location Based Mobile Services, Importance and Related Issues: A Review


Shikha Chandrakar , Shri Shankaracharya Technical Campus, SSGI (Faculty of Engineering and Technology) Bhilai(Chhattisgarh); Aakansha Choubey, Shri Shankaracharya Technical Campus, SSGI (Faculty of Engineering and Technology) Bhilai(Chhattisgarh)


Location Based Service, LBS, Mobile location finder, Importance of LBS, Location services


Everyone uses smart phones and day to day many new features are added by the venders. The GPS positioning system is one of the most popular features which provides many useful services to the mobile user's. With the help of GPS features in mobile phone many attractive and useful applications are developed. Cab services and many e-commerce application use this features. There are many mobile operating system are developed and Android is very popular mobile operating system which provide many attractive feature to run the GPS based applications. With the use of GPS system the developed application can able to get the users current location. Location based service provide many facilities to smart mobile phone users. User can navigate map, set location while driving and many more. with help of location based service, the user to send their current location to others in emergency. There are many areas for developing application with location based service, depends on the programmer and the applied algorithm.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I90544
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 9
Publication Date: 01/12/2016
Page(s): 867-869

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