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Domestic Android Application for Home Services

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International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors:
Sheetal Bandekar, Avril D'Silva
10.5120/ijca2016911137

Sheetal Bandekar and Avril D'Silva. Domestic Android Application for Home Services. International Journal of Computer Applications 148(6):1-5, August 2016. BibTeX

@article{10.5120/ijca2016911137,
	author = {Sheetal Bandekar and Avril D'Silva},
	title = {Domestic Android Application for Home Services},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {August 2016},
	volume = {148},
	number = {6},
	month = {Aug},
	year = {2016},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {1-5},
	numpages = {5},
	url = {http://www.ijcaonline.org/archives/volume148/number6/25758-2016911137},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2016911137},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}
}

Abstract

The profuse use of Mobile Applications has made them a part and parcel of our lives, be it for personal use, corporate based task or entertainment. “Domestic Android Application for Home Services”, is a Corporate based mobile application for android users that brings together the client and service providers and connects them using the GPS (Global Positioning System). Clients request for the home services and based on the location by fetching the latitude and longitude of the client, the nearest service provider is allotted to serve the client’s needs. By enhancing the existing system “FacilityKart” application which does not implement GPS into its application, this application has a wide scope for integrating maps to allow drag and drop to another location, and make this application available for other mobile operating systems other than android.

References

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  4. Android SDK: A software development kit that enables to create applications for Android platform. Available: http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/A/Android_SDK.html
  5. Eclipse: Is famous for Java Integrated Development environment. Available: https://eclipse.org/ide/
  6. MySQL: Is an open source relational database management system (RDBMS). Available: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MySQL.
  7. Facilitykart: Is India’s’ most trusted hyper local aggregator for handyman and Home need services like AC, RO, Home Appliances, Electrical, Plumbing, Carpentry etc. Available: http://facilitykart.com.

Keywords

Mobile Application, Android Application, GPS (Global Positioning System).