Professor Christina Fragouli and Co-authors are Recipients of the Second Best App Award in ACM Mobile App Competition
Professor Christina Fragouli with co-authors: Anh Le, Lorenzo Keller and Athina Markopoulou received the Second Best Mobile App Award at the 19th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking’s First Mobile App Competition for the project entitled, “VideoBee.” The award was presented in Miami Florida in September, 2013.
VideoBee is an android application that enables to download video multiple times faster by simultaneously using several of the networks around us: a single user can use both her WiFi and cellular connection, while a group of users can aggregate the wireless Internet resources of the group.
The ACM Mobicom is a premier international forum dedicated to address the challenges in the realm of mobile computing, and wireless and mobile networking. This year, 2013, the society launched the mobile app competition and added new sessions in the same area.