Mobile-PC Suite: Using Mobile Phone as Remote to Control PC Operations
The ever increasing functionality in the mobile devices has become the driving force for developing innovative mobile applications that enrich the people daily life. This paper is mainly concerned with how traditional application development on desktop platforms is viewed from a different perspective and some of the strategies in mobile application development are applied to this area. The current work envisages the utilization of these Mobile Phones as remote controls to Personal Computers. The authors focused on developing a software application, based on client-server architecture, that enables a mobile phone user to access the features (which include file navigation, command execution, virtual display, file pusher, etc.) of his/her own PC using Bluetooth by the creation of virtual display of PC.