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        ACM SIGMOBILE E-Mail Newsletter
                 for Jan/2006
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Latest News and Articles:

Silicon Valley Plans Regional Wireless Network (CNet)
http://news.com.com/Silicon+Valley+plans+regional+wireless+network/2100-1039
_3-6031965.html

Marketing: Mobile Revolution Still to Push Right Buttons (Sunday Times)
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,2095-2014066,00.html

Sensors Detect Icy Bridges (GovTech)
http://www.govtech.net/digitalcommunities/story.php?id=97903

Wireless World: Enormous Innovation, But Big Challenges (UPI)
http://www.upi.com/Hi-Tech/view.php?StoryID=20060127-095551-4133r

Microsoft and Linux Set to Win Smartphone War (WhatPC)
http://www.whatpc.co.uk/vnunet/news/2149218/microsoft-linux-set-win

Surveying the Mobile TV Landscape (ZDNet)
http://news.zdnet.com/2100-1035_22-6031768.html

Apple Offers College Lectures via Podcasts (BusinessWeek)
http://www.businessweek.com/ap/tech/D8FDUNRO0.htm

South Shore Line to Test Wireless Internet Service for Commuters (Post Tribune)
http://www.post-trib.com/cgi-bin/pto-story/news/z1/01-28-06_z1_news_05.html

Worldwide Hot-Spot List Tops 100,000 Mark (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=177103323

Ambient Findability: Libraries at the Crossroads of Ubiquitous Computing
and the Internet (InfoToday)
http://www.infotoday.com/online/nov05/morville.shtml

U.S. To Open WiMax Spectrum (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=177101780

Trucks at LA, Long Beach Ports To Be RFID-Tagged (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=175804083


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Upcoming Conferences and Events Sponsored By or In-Cooperation With SIGMOBILE:

** SIGMOBILE members get the same low registration fee as
** members of the organization which is sponsoring the event.


ARCS 2006
19th International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systmes
March 13-16, 2006
Frankfurt/ Main, Germany
http://arcs06.cs.uni-frankfurt.de/

WMCSA 2006
The Seventh IEEE Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications
April 6-7, 2006
Semiahmoo Resort, Washington, USA
http://research.ihost.com/wmcsa2006/

WTS 2006
2006 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium
April 27-29 2006
Pomona, California
http://www.csupomona.edu/~wtsi/

MDM 2006
The 7th International Conference on Mobile Data Management
May 9-12, 2006
Nara, Japan
http://www.mdm2006.kddilabs.jp/

MobiHoc 2006
The Seventh ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking
and Computing
May 22-25, 2006
Florence, Italy
http://www.sigmobile.org/mobihoc/2006/

W4A
International Cross-Disciplinary Workshop on Web Accessibility
May 23-26, 2006
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
http://w4a.man.ac.uk/

CrownCom 2006
1st International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks
and Communications
June 8-10, 2006
Mykonos Island, Greece
http://www.crowncom.org/

MobiSys 2006
The Fourth International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications,
and Services
June 19-22, 2006
Uppsala, Sweden
http://www.sigmobile.org/mobisys/2006/

Mobiquitous 2006
3rd Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems:
Networks and Services
17-21 July, 2006
San Jose, California, USA
http://www.mobiquitous.org/

QShine 2006
The Third International Conference on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous
Wired/Wireless Networks
August 7-9, 2006
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
http://www.qshine.org/

MobiCom 2006
The Twelfth Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking
23-29 September, 2006
Los Angeles, California, USA
http://www.sigmobile.org/mobicom/2006/

MobileHCI 2006
8th International Conference on Human Computer Interaction with Mobile
Devices and Services
September 12-15, 2006
Espoo, Finland
http://www.mobilehci.org/

UbiComp 2006
The 8th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computin
17-21 September, 2006
Orange County, California, USA
http://www.ubicomp.org/ubicomp2006/

ChinaCom 2006
First International Conference on Communications and Networking China
16-19 October, 2006
Beijing, China
http://www.chinacom.org/

Mobility 2006
International Conference on Mobile Technology, Systems and Applications
25-27 October, 2006
Bangkok, Thailand
http://www.mobilityconference.org/

SenSys 2006
The 4th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems
November 1-3, 2006
Boulder, Colorado, USA
http://sensys.acm.org/2006/


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Latest Developer Headlines:

Introduction to Tablet PC Development (DevX)
http://www.devx.com/codemag/Article/30369

Sun's New Wireless Toolkit Keeps Up with the Mobile Joneses (DevX)
http://www.devx.com/wireless/Article/30380

Camera-enable Your Applications with BREW's ICamera APIs (DevX)
http://www.devx.com/wireless/Article/30289

Security Concerns Mount For Wireless Networks (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=177100861

Sybase 4Q Profit up on Wireless Business (BusinessWeek)
http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D8FCE6485.htm




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