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In this guest post, Professor Borcea of the New Jersey Institute of Technology lays out his vision of cloud-augmented mobile computing and the potential impact his research could have on fields like healthcare and social services.

Cell Tower

Growing demand for mobile data connectivity has prompted device makers and networks to kick their speeds up a notch, especially with rich content like video conferencing and video streaming.... However, even with increased bandwidth, there is still the problem of latency, which is mostly due to the lag in connectivity between the cell sites — radio towers that communicate with mobile d...