Berg, Andrew
February 2009
Wireless Week;2/1/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the integration of real-time location-based services (LBS) with social networking. With the arrival of LBS networking, users can integrate their social networking services, while offering real-time location-based information from friends and family. This includes the sharing of user-generated content like pictures, video, and documents. Location-based mobile social networking serves as one of the cornerstone innovations of the wireless industry's future.


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