ME – approach for ubiquitous personalization

Conference: EURESCOM Summit 2005 - Ubiquitous Services and Applications - Exploiting the Potential
04/27/2005 - 04/29/2005 at Heidelberg, Germany

Proceedings: EURESCOM Summit 2005 - Ubiquitous Services and Applications

Pages: 7Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Jäppinen, Pekka; Porras, Jari (Lappeenranta University of Technology, Laboratory of Communications Engineering, P.O. Box 20, 53851 Lappeenranta, Finland)

This paper presents an approach for personalization in ubiquitous environment. Currently more and more services require some personal information, e.g. personal preferences, about the user in order to work properly. In this paper Mobile Electronic personality (ME) service that contains such personal information about the user is presented. ME approach is based on the use of mobile device that contains the information required by the ubiquitous services. The operation of the Mobile Electronic personality service as well as the communication architecture is presented. The applicability of ME in ubiquitous environment is shown with a personalized ubiquitous sports news service.