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        ACM SIGMOBILE E-Mail Newsletter
                 for Jun/2007
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SIG Announcements:

- MobiSys 2007 Best Paper Award

"MobiSteer: Using Directional Antenna Beam Steering to Improve
Performance of Vehicular Internet Access",
V. Navda, A. Subramanian, K. Dhanasekaran, A. Timm-Giel and S. Das.
Contact author: Samir Das 

- MobiSys 2007 Best Demo Award

"MobiUS: A Together-Viewing Mobile Video Experience",
G. Shen, Y. Li, C. Peng and Y. Zhang
Contact author: Guobin Shen 


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Latest News and Articles:

Scientists Produce Wireless Electricity (The Independent)
http://news.independent.co.uk/sci_tech/article2631620.ece

Nielsen Adds to Cell Phone Tracking (CNet)
http://news.com.com/Nielsen+adds+to+cell+phone+tracking/

Wireless Silicon Valley Behind Schedule (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/mobility/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=199800010

Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Waxes on "Pixels Everywhere" (ZDNet)
http://blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=5318

Research: In-Building Wireless Coverage Critical (InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/blog/main/archives/2007/06/research_inbuil.html

Australia Chooses WiMAX for Rural Broadband Nets (TMCNet)
http://www.tmcnet.com/wifirevolution/articles/

Global Mobile Phone Use to Pass Record 3 Billion (ZDNet)
http://news.zdnet.com/2100-1035_22-6193559.html

Radio Tags Could Make Jewelry More Secure (CNN)
http://edition.cnn.com/2007/TECH/ptech/06/13/rfid.jewelry/

iPhones Explode onto Market (CNN)
http://edition.cnn.com/2007/TECH/ptech/06/29/iphone.ap/index.html


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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.


Mobiquitous 2007
The 4th Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems:
Computing, Networking and Services
6-10 August, 2007
Philadelphia, PA
http://www.mobiquitous.org/

QShine 2007
The Fourth International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for
Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness
14-17 August, 2007
Vancouver, Canada
http://www.qshine.org/

MobiArch 2007
The 2nd ACM International Workshop on Mobility in the Evolving Internet
Architecture
27 August, 2007
Kyoto, Japan
http://user.informatik.uni-goettingen.de/~mobiarch/2007/

MobiCom 2007
The Thirteenth Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and
Networking
9-14 September, 2007
Montreal, Canada
http://www.sigmobile.org/mobicom/2007/

  Co-located with

MobiHoc 2007
The Eighth ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking
and Computing
9-14 September, 2007
Montreal, Canada
http://www.sigmobile.org/mobihoc/2007/

RoboComm 2007
The First International Conference on Robot Communication and Coordination
10-12 September, 2007
Athens, Greece
http://www.robocomm.org/

MobileHCI 2007
The 9th International Conference on Human Computer Interaction with
Mobile Devices and Services
11-14 September, 2007
Singapore
http://www.mobilehci2007.org/

  Co-located with

Mobility 2007
The International Conference on Mobile Technology, Applications and Systems
12-14 September, 2007
Singapore
http://www.mobilityconference.org/

MASS 2007
The Fourth IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems
8-11 October, 2007
Pisa, Italy
http://cnd.iit.cnr.it/mass2007/

WICON 2007
The Third Annual International Wireless Internet Conference
22-24 October, 2007
Austin, Texas, USA
http://www.wicon.org/index.shtml

Autonomics 07
First International Conference on Autonomic Computing and Communication Systems
28-30 October, 2007
Rome, Italy
http://www.autonomics-conference.eu/index.shtml

MobileHCI 2008
The 10th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with
Mobile Devices and Services
11-14 September, 2008
Amsterdam, Netherlands
http://www.mobilehci2008.org/


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Latest Developer Headlines:

Spice Up Your SMS Chat on the Pocket PC (DevX)
http://www.devx.com/wireless/Article/34935

Draft of Linux Mobile Specs Released (CIO Today)
http://www.cio-today.com/news/Draft-of-Linux-Mobile-Specs-Released/

Secure Your Wireless Networks with Scapy Packet Manipulation (DevX)
http://www.devx.com/security/Article/34741

Microsoft Releases SDK For Analog Devices' Blackfin Platform
(InformationWeek)
http://www.informationweek.com/mobility/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=199901728

Finding Wi-Fi hotspots with the iPhone (MacWorld)
http://www.macworld.com/2007/06/firstlooks/iphone_wifi/index.php

The ACM Special Interest Group on Mobility of Systems, Users, Data and Computing