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Smart Phones to the Rescue: The Virtual Blood Bank Project

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3 Author(s)
Ramesh Singh ; National Informatics Center, New Delhi ; Preeti Bhargava ; Samta Kain

The VBB project in India's National Capital Region of Delhi uses smart phones to build a pervasive network that gives people instantaneous information about available blood donors in their vicinity. The Virtual Blood Bank project lets subscribers access the service any time with no need for sophisticated hardware.

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IEEE Pervasive Computing  (Volume:6 ,  Issue: 4 )