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SmartLab Technologies

  • Hu Yin
  • Jun HuEmail author
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Abstract

Mobile technologies have been developed very fast, and many new mobile devices have been released in the last decade, which changed the way people think and live, as well as the way of teaching and learning. They have been widely adopted in many countries and many industries in the world. Students of the new generation, who were born with all the new devices and technologies in their daily life, are different from the old generations too. Therefore, education should be changing to accommodate these new technologies and meet these new requirements from the students and learners. A SmartLab system, based on a traditional IT laboratory, with additional Internet of Things (IoT) technology and mobile application technology, was developed using mobile application technologies and to provide a practice platform for university students learning IoT concepts and mobile application technology. The purpose of the SmartLab system (with both IoT and mobile application) is to provide a smart environment for a university to improve campus management in the Internet era, focusing on training and internship providers. The design and functions of SmartLab system are introduced in this chapter. SmartLab also has potential to solve other potential problems and combine with future technologies.

Keywords

SmartLab iOS Android Xcode Objective-C 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Beijing Oriental Caesar Ltd.BeijingChina
  2. 2.Faculty of Engineering and Information SciencesUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia

Section editors and affiliations

  • Jun Hu
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  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering and Information SciencesUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia

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