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MediaNight Summer Term 2020

MediaNight SS 2020

This semester we have a very special MediaNight – it is completely virtual! So if you want to visit MediaNight it is just one mouseclick away: https://www.hdm-stuttgart.de/medianight

Building and Using Car-APIs

Jaguar I-Pace

September 30th, 2019: Dr. Patrick Bartsch, Head of Technology Specialists for Connected Car & Future Technology at Jaguar Land Rover Limited, holds a lecture on Car APIs in our Mobile Lab at the Stuttgart Media University.The room is filled with Mobile Media and Computer Science students who listen carefully, when Patrick talks about the connected …

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MediaNight Summer Term 2017

Today the biggest event of the year, the MediaNight,  is taking place again at the Stuttgart Media University. Please come and have a look at the great projects the students were working on during the last semester. Here are some snapshots of the projects I have supervised: Hamster is an app that helps you to …

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Thesis: Implementation and Evaluation of Smartwatch- based Authentication Methods

Abstract In the recent years, wearable devices like smartwatches and fitness trackers have enhanced our daily lifes in manifold aspects. However, one of the biggest hassles of our modern digitized world they have not been able to eliminate yet: today almost everyone has to deal with passwords or login credentials that are either too short …

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Thesis: Conceptualization and realisation of a client-server solution for location and name-based provision of heterogeneous map data

Abstract This bachelor thesis describes the concept and realization of a client-server solution to provide map data. The technologies used by moovel Group GmbH are introduced, followed by the development of a concept of how data can be provided and retrieved by a client. In this manner, demands have been defined in consideration of various …

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Installing Custom Fonts on iOS

As I was testing the new iPad Pro concerning it’s suitabilty as a laptop replacement in my courses, I quickly found noticed that fonts were missing in my Keynote slides. So the question was, how do I install custom fonts, such as the HdM Frutiger font on the iPad. The solution is easy if you use …

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Thesis: Design, Development and Evaluation of a Smartphone App for remote automotive Data

In her thesis, Lisa Kranz analyzed current automotive apps from different vendors on functionality and design. Using the User Centered Design approach, she developed a new Android App for a large car manufacturer near Stuttgart that implies the most relevant functions from all analyzed apps. The thesis documents the whole development process including the process …

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iBeacon Security

The 2013 first introduced iBeacon standard is still a fairly new technology that finds increasingly wider applications. When dealing with new technologies like the iBeacon protocol, it is important to consider issues relevant to security to enable companies and users to protect themselves from attacks and security vulnerabilities early on. The aim of this thesis …

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