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Recent Research Into Android Object Recognition and Security

Posted by Charles Norona December - 17 - 2010 - Friday Comments Off

This past semester I have conducted some research in two of my courses that were conducted with Android. The first is an investigation into the privilege escalation attack on Android where activities or components can access restricted components by proxy. The other project was an attempt to implement a Speeded-Up Robust Features (SURF) object recognition mechanism on Android without relying on the computations being done out in the cloud. In other words, the calculating interest point descriptors is done on the mobile device. Reports for both research projects can be found in experiment documents section for those who are interested.

Blog Links for Android Mobile Component Course Posted!

Posted by Charles Norona February - 23 - 2010 - Tuesday Comments Off

We have added a new page where the links for the various group blogs are located. Feel free to check them out to see what the students are up to in their projects and how their experience with Android has turned out. Blog LinksCharles Norona