Smart Transportation Application using Global Positioning System

Nouf Mohammad, Abdul Khader
2015 International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications  
Significant increase is noticed in the utilization of mobile applications for different purposes in the past decade. These applications can improve any individual's way of life in many aspects such as communication, collaborative work, learning, location services, data collection, exploring, testing and analysis. One of the most interesting mobile applications is using it for tracking by having personal locators. These locators can track children, people on work, the elderly for personal
more » ... for personal protection etc. The intention behind developing this mobile application is to provide a smart transportation system to it users and to track their movements. Some of the essential features of this application are  Getting familiar with the shortest path from source to destination in advance.  Aware of approximate time of arrival to destination.  Knowing the capacity of vehicle used for transportation.  Short Message Service.
doi:10.14569/ijacsa.2015.060608 fatcat:4z7o6auy5zgbngbncz4hdrnjey