Introduction: The Computer for the 21st Century

  • Dan Chalmers
Part of the Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science book series (UTICS)


In this chapter we introduce the vision of pervasive computing, some “classic” applications and core challenges in computing.


Sensor Network Ubiquitous Computing Pervasive Computing Tour Guide Smart Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of SussexBrightonUnited Kingdom

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