Archive for the ‘Mobilizing the Geospatial Web’ Category



That’s it. The last step in my life as a PhD student is now complete. Yesterday I successfully passed my thesis defense at Vienna University of Technology. Which means that the next time you leave a comment on my blog, I would ask you to please start your comment with "Dear Dr. Simon" Alternatively, you […]

Now that the Mobile World Congress is over, there’s lots of talk that 2008 will be the year of location based services (see here, here or here). I googled a little bit on that – and what did I have to see? I learned that 2007 could turn out to be the year of LBS. […]

It’s done. This week I handed in the first (yet unofficial, but complete) version of my thesis entitled “Mobilizing the Geospatial Web: A Framework for Spatially Aware Mobile Web Applications”, in which I take a somewhat different (geeky, but different) perspective on the future of LBS, neogeo and everything. Ten Chapters with lots of pictures […]