Ubiquitous Connections: The Internet of People and Things

  • Seng W. Loke
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Computer Science book series (BRIEFSCOMPUTER)


This chapter introduces a range of technology trends, including Cloud Computing, Internet of Things, Device Mesh, Big Data, Wearable Computing, Crowd Computing, Crowdsourcing, Culture of Sharing, Collective Computing, and Swarm Dynamics, and gives an outline of the book. Five perspectives are introduced, namely, crowd+cloud machines, extreme cooperation, scalable context-awareness, drone services, and social links in mobile crowds.


Mobile Device Cloud Computing Mobile Cloud Mobile Cloud Computing Swarm System 
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  • Seng W. Loke
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  1. 1.School of Information TechnologyDeakin UniversityBurwoodAustralia

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