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A Geo-collaborative Recommendation Tool to Help Urban Mobility

  • Erick López-Ornelas
  • Rocío Abascal-Mena
  • J. Sergio Zepeda-Hernández
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8512)

Abstract

Geo-collaboration appears when individuals or groups work together to solve spatial decision-making problems facilitated by geospatial information technologies. In this paper we focus on current developments in geo-collaboration to help urban mobility. This work shows a collaborative mobile prototype that help people to take some decisions and share knowledge from a city. The main prototype recommends a better route to users in order to promote “walkability”, in our case, Mexico City. The system not only takes on account the user profile, but the time, the date, the recommendation of other users and their spatial activity in order to give the best route.

Keywords

geo-collaborative urban mobility recommendation user interface contextual design “walkability” 

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Erick López-Ornelas
    • 1
  • Rocío Abascal-Mena
    • 1
  • J. Sergio Zepeda-Hernández
    • 1
  1. 1.Information Technology DepartmentUniversidad Autónoma MetropolitanaCuajimalpaMéxico

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