MTracker, 2010-2013 (EU FP7 IST ULOOP Project)

MTracker - a Mobility Tracking Application




MTracker is an academic application which tracks properties of a user's roaming behavior, and estimates a potential move based on the user's regular pattern of roaming*.


MTracker infers data from Wi-Fi usage of the user, and keeps track of features such as visited gateways; average visit time; attractiveness of an Wi-Fi hotspot (based on the ULOOP project notion of circle of trust).


MTracker main features are:

  • Flexible and modular, open-source tool which can be easily extended to accomodate other parameters of a roaming behavior.
  • Passively collects anonymous information concerning visits a user does on Wi-Fi hotspots.



MTtracker has been developed in Java for Android and is also available in C#, upon request.



The Team

Mtracker is a tool developed in the context of the ULOOP project, by COPELABS (SITI)


The core team of MTracker is:

  • Jonnahtan Saltarin, implementation
  • Rute Sofia, concept and implJementation supervisor and ULOOP scientific coordinator (COPELABS Scientific Director for Technology)






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