HotCity from the University of Patras wins the 2nd International UBI Challenge 2013

A team led by Dr. Andreas Komninos from the University of Patras, Greece, has won the 2nd International UBI Challenge 2013 with their HotCity service. Martians from Outer Space from the University of Oulu, Finland, finished second. The awards were presented in MUM 2013 in Luleå, Sweden, on Dec 4, 2013.

Further information:

UBI Challenge website: http://www.ubioulu.fi/en/UBI-challenge

Ojala T (2013) 2nd International UBI Challenge 2013. Proc. MUM 2013, Luleå, Sweden, article 51. DOI= http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2541831.2543881.

Komninos A, Besharat J, Ferreira D & Garofalakis J (2013) HotCity: Enhancing Ubiquitous Maps with Social Context Heatmaps. Proc. MUM 2013, Luleå, Sweden, article 52. DOI= http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2541831.2543694.

Holappa J, Heikkinen T & Roininen U (2013) Martians from Outer Space: Experimenting with Location-aware Cooperative Multiplayer Gaming on Public Displays. Proc. MUM 2013, Luleå, Sweden, article 53. DOI=
http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2541831.2543695.