Personalization in Mobile and Pervasive Computing

Date Added: May 2009
Format: PDF

Providing the right information and services to the right person at the right time has been a hot research topic for many years, and great progress has been made in search quality, targeted advertisement, and content recommendation. But with the mobile handheld device becoming a dominant platform for accessing the Web, and smart objects springing up in many places, mobility and pervasiveness have compounded the difficulties in personalization, and made situation awareness even more important. This paper brings together researchers and practitioners to discuss current and emerging research results and topics in personalization in mobile and pervasive computing.