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"Geographic Location in the Internet discusses how to find the location of mobile devices in the wireless Internet, specifically those that involve the determination of the geographic location of mobile devices. 2G systems of GSM, GPRS and 3G systems of UMTS and cdma2000, and other link technologies and an extensive description on how numerical location of the mobile can be tracked real-time also are discussed." Geographic Location in the Internet is intended for engineers, developers and designers involved in technical work related to mobile networking and mobile computing. It can also be used in graduate level courses on geographic location and location-based systems.
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It has been the very lack of geography in the Internet that has made it so quick to get around in, so a report on its discovery there would forebode slow times ahead. Fear not. Here, engineers and economists from companies around the world explain how to make digital location information available to software applications running on mobile devices, which are connected to the Internet with various wireless link-layer techniques. Location-aware, or location-based computing is allowing applications to sense where the device they are running on is in the geographical world, and to modify their settings, user interface, and functions accordingly. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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Table of Contents

Contributors
Acknowledgements
Preface
Ch. 1 Location Based Services
Ch. 2 Geolocation on Cellular Networks
Ch. 3 Location Service in CDMA2000 Networks
Ch. 4 Application of Location Information to SIP
Ch. 5 Protocols for Updating Highly Accurate Location Information
Ch. 6 Geographic Search Engines
Ch. 7 The Elements of Location Tracking and Privacy Protection
Ch. 8 Location Information Privacy
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