UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services

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Standard

UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. / Hansen, Frank Allan; Grønbæk, Kaj.

Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. ed. / Syed Ahson; Mohammad Ilyas. CRC Press/Taylor, 2011. p. 137-162.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Harvard

Hansen, FA & Grønbæk, K 2011, UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. in S Ahson & M Ilyas (eds), Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. CRC Press/Taylor, pp. 137-162. <http://www.taylorandfrancis.com/books/details/9781439800829/>

APA

Hansen, F. A., & Grønbæk, K. (2011). UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. In S. Ahson, & M. Ilyas (Eds.), Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices (pp. 137-162). CRC Press/Taylor. http://www.taylorandfrancis.com/books/details/9781439800829/

CBE

Hansen FA, Grønbæk K. 2011. UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. Ahson S, Ilyas M, editors. In Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. CRC Press/Taylor. pp. 137-162.

MLA

Hansen, Frank Allan and Kaj Grønbæk "UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services". and Ahson, Syed Ilyas, Mohammad (editors). Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. CRC Press/Taylor. 2011, 137-162.

Vancouver

Hansen FA, Grønbæk K. UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. In Ahson S, Ilyas M, editors, Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. CRC Press/Taylor. 2011. p. 137-162

Author

Hansen, Frank Allan ; Grønbæk, Kaj. / UrbanWeb: a Platform for Mobile, Context-aware Web Services. Mobile Web 2.0: Developing and Delivering Services to Mobile Devices. editor / Syed Ahson ; Mohammad Ilyas. CRC Press/Taylor, 2011. pp. 137-162

Bibtex

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