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The Soundtrack Of Your Life

  • Oliver Kierepka
  • Constantin Brosda
  • Christian Geiger
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7522)

Abstract

The rush of nowadays life turned travelling into a means to an end. Commuting people follow the same routes over and over and know less about the places they pass by. In this paper we present our approach of an interactive location-based audio application that invites users to explore alternative routes by sharing location-based song playlists. Therefore a prototypical smartphone application is developed that guides users through existing soundtracks and enables them to share their own playlists, their own Soundtrack Of Your Life.

Keywords

Location-based audio mobile application interactive multimedia 

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Copyright information

© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Oliver Kierepka
    • 1
  • Constantin Brosda
    • 1
  • Christian Geiger
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Applied Sciences DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany

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