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Location-Aware Applications


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

  1. Location-based services: An overview
  2. Positioning technologies
  3. Mapping
  4. Content options

PART 2 TECHNOLOGY

  1. Consumer applications
  2. Mobile platforms
  3. Connectivity issues
  4. Server-side integration

PART 3 CREATING WINNING LBS BUSINESSES

  1. Monetization of location-based services
  2. The privacy debate
  3. Distributing your application
  4. Securing your business idea

Book Details

  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Manning Publications (July 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1935182331
  • ISBN-13: 978-1935182337
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