MIT uses smartphone motion sensors to improve wireless connectivity | TG Daily


At the Eighth Usenix Symposium at MIT in Boston, researchers presented a new set of communication protocols that may just improve mobile handoffs and network throughput by approximately 50 percent.The MIT researchers responsible for the advancement based their idea on the ubiquity of smartphones with GPS, accelerometers, and increasingly, gyros.Using motion detection, the researchers managed to improve four distinct communications protocols.

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