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This e-book examines how the pc, as we at present are aware of it, can be changed via a brand new new release of applied sciences, relocating computing off the laptop and finally integrating it with genuine international items and daily environments. It offers a distinct mix of suggestions, tools and prototypes of ubiquitous and pervasive computing reflecting the present curiosity in clever environments and ambient intelligence.

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