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Context-Aware Smartphones

Google Android smartphone with Enkin 3D navigation system

Enkin, a 3D navigation system built for Google's Android smartphone, provides a live mode via a video feed, a landscape mode, and a map mode.

Courtesy of Max Braun & Rafael Spring

Future generations of smartphones will be context aware, tracking your behavior, providing information about the immediate environment, and anticipating your intentions.

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