Location-based matchmaking is related to location-aware computing and can mean two things:
- It can describe a computer algorithm that uses location data in order to match something. E.g. presence of person in a location and touristic sights nearby
- It can describe applications that raise awareness of others' that share similar interests and who are in the same area.
2 Bibliography and Links
- Michael Koch, Georg Groh, Christian Hillebrand: Mobile Communities – Extending Online Communities into the Real World, to appear in: Proc. Americas Conf. on Information Science (AMCIS2002), Dallas, TX, Aug. 2002. PDF