A Location-Based Movie Advisor Application for Android Devices

  • Taner ArsanEmail author
  • Aykut Çayır
  • Hande Nur Umur
  • Tuğçe Güney
  • Büke Panya
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 313)


Android is one of the world’s most popular mobile platforms. There are more than 600,000 applications available today’s market place. Movie advisor applications are also available in Google Play, but there is no location-based movie advisor application for Android devices in Google Play and any other marketplace. A Location-Based Service is a mobile computing application that provides information and functionality to users based on their geographical location. In this study, a location-based movie advisor which is a special application for Android devices to find nearest movie theaters, is developed and implemented. Android devices are getting smarter with new features. By using these devices, we can use new technologies and new ideas. Location-based services are one of these ideas. Wherever you are, you can search and find new possibilities for almost everything. The aim of the location-based movie advisor application for Android devices is to give a brief summary about movies, movie times and also nearest location information of the movie theaters depending on the location of the user.


Software architecture Mobile application development Android programming Location-based service 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Taner Arsan
    • 1
    Email author
  • Aykut Çayır
    • 1
  • Hande Nur Umur
    • 1
  • Tuğçe Güney
    • 1
  • Büke Panya
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer EngineeringKadir Has UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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